Jhansi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Jhansi Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: झांसी लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is a Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency in south-western Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

The serial number of this constituency in Uttar Pradesh is 46. This constituency includes geographical boundaries of Lalitpur district also (in due south from Jhansi city).

In the 2004 Lok Sabha Elections, the constituency had 1,526,320 eligible voters, of whom 53.70% exercised their franchise.

There were sixteen candidates. Election was conducted at 1494 polling stations, and 819,646 valid votes were counted. Mr Pradeep Jain Aditya of the Indian National Congress was elected by a margin of votes. He defeated Mr.Ramesh Sharma of Bahujan Samaj Party, Mr. Chandrapal Singh Yadav [SP] and Mr Ravindra Shukla of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in 2009 general elections.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Jhansi Lok Sabha constituency comprises five Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:[1]

  1. Babina
  2. Jhansi Nagar
  3. Mauranipur
  4. Lalitpur
  5. Mehroni


Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of the Member Party Affiliation
First 1952-57 Raghunath Vinayak Dhulekar Indian National Congress
Second 1957-62 Sushila Nayyar Indian National Congress
Third 1962-67 Sushila Nayyar Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Sushila Nayyar Indian National Congress
Fifth 1971-77 Govind Das Richharia Indian National Congress
Sixth 1977-80 Sushila Nayyar Bharatiya Lok Dal
Seventh 1980-84 Vishwanath Sharma Indian National Congress
Eighth 1984-89 Sujan Singh Bundela Indian National Congress
Ninth 1989-91 Rajendra Agnihotri Bharatiya Janata Party
Tenth 1991-96 Rajendra Agnihotri Bharatiya Janata Party
Eleventh 1996-98 Rajendra Agnihotri Bharatiya Janata Party
Twelfth 1998-99 Rajendra Agnihotri Bharatiya Janata Party
Thirteenth 1999–2004 Sujan Singh Bundela Indian National Congress
Fourteenth 2004-2009 Chandrapal Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party
Fifteenth 2009-2014 Pradeep Jain Aditya Indian National Congress
Sixteenth 2014-2019 Uma Bharati Bharatiya Janata Party[2][3]

Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Jhansi
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Uma Bharati 5,75,889 43.60 +34.35
SP Dr. Chandrapal Singh Yadav 3,85,422 29.18 +13.86
BSP Anuradha Sharma 2,13,792 16.19 -7.60
INC Pradeep Jain Aditya 84,089 6.37 -22.95
NOTA None of the Above 13,959 1.06 +1.06
Majority 1,90,467 14.42 +8.89
Turnout 13,20,804 70.43 +15.26
BJP gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

Coordinates: 25°27′N 78°34′E / 25.45°N 78.56°E / 25.45; 78.56