North West Delhi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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North West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 7 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in the Indian National Capital Territory of Delhi. This constituency came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002. This constituency is reserved for the candidates belonging to the Scheduled castes.

Assembly segments[edit]

North West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Delhi Vidhan Sabha segments:[1]

  1. Nerela
  2. Badli
  3. Rithala
  4. Bawana
  5. Mundka
  6. Kirari
  7. Sultan Pur Majra
  8. Nangloi Jat
  9. Mangol Puri
  10. Rohini

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
2009 Krishna Tirath Indian National Congress
2014 Udit Raj Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

2009 general election[edit]

Indian general elections, 2009: North West Delhi
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Krishna Tirath 4,87,404 56.84
BJP Meera Kanwaria 3,02,971 35.33
Margin of victory 1,84,433 21.51
Turnout 8,57,543 47.44
INC win (new seat)

2014 general election[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: North West Delhi [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Udit Raj 6,29,860 46.45 +11.21
AAP Rakhi Birla 5,23,058 38.57 +38.57
INC Krishna Tirath 1,57,468 11.61 -45.23
NOTA None of the above 8,826 0.65 ---
Majority 1,06,802 7.88 -13.63
Turnout 13,56,036 61.66 +14.22
BJP gain from INC Swing +11.21

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008". The Election Commission of India. p. 556. 
  2. ^ "Constituencywise-All Candidates". ECI. Retrieved 23 May 2014. 

Coordinates: 28°46′23″N 77°05′20″E / 28.7730°N 77.0890°E / 28.7730; 77.0890