Mirzapur (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Mirzapur Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: मिर्ज़ापुर लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. This constituency covers the entire Mirzapur district.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Mirzapur Lok Sabha constituency comprises five Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:[1][2]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District Number of electorates (2009)
395 Chhanbey SC Mirzapur 264,314
396 Mirzapur None Mirzapur 294,806
397 Majhawan None Mirzapur 295,196
398 Chunar None Mirzapur 272,473
399 Marihan None Mirzapur 272,891
Total: 1,399,680

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of the Member Political Party
First 1952-57 John N. Wilson Indian National Congress
Second 1957-62 John N. Wilson Indian National Congress
Third 1962-67 Shyam Dhar Mishra Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Bansh Narain Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Fifth 1971-77 Aziz Imam Indian National Congress
Sixth 1977-80 Faqir Ali Ansari Janata Party
Seventh 1980-84 Aziz Imam Indian National Congress (I)
Eighth 1984-89 Umakant Mishra Indian National Congress
Ninth 1989-91 Yusuf Beg Janata Dal
Tenth 1991-96 Virendra Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
Eleventh 1996-98 Phoolan Devi Samajwadi Party
Twelfth 1998-99 Virendra Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
Thirteenth 1999–2001 Phoolan Devi Samajwadi Party
2002–2004 Ram Rati Bind Samajwadi Party
Fourteenth 2004-09 Narendra Kumar Kushwaha Bahujan Samaj Party
Fifteenth 2009-14 Bal Kumar Patel Samajwadi Party
Sixteenth 2014-Incumbent Anupriya Singh Patel Apna Dal

General elections 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Mirzapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AD Anupriya Patel 4,36,536 43.3
BSP Samudra Bind 2,17,457 21.6
INC Lalitesh Pati Tripathi 1,52,666 15.2
SP Surendra Singh Patel 1,08,859 10.8
Majority 2,19,079 21.7
Turnout 10,07,627 58.6
AD gain from SP Swing

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-79-Mirzapur". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 
  2. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 505. 

Coordinates: 25°08′N 82°34′E / 25.14°N 82.57°E / 25.14; 82.57