Agra (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Agra [ edit ]
Reservation Scheduled Castes
Current MP Ram Shankar
Party BJP
Elected Year 2014
State Uttar Pradesh
Total Electors 1,814,739
Most Successful Party BJP (2 times)

Agra Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: आगरा लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Agra Lok Sabha constituency comprises five Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments.

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District Number of electorates (2014)
86 Etmadpur None Agra 3,97,506
87 Agra Cantt. SC Agra 4,03,249
88 Agra South None Agra 3,46,030
89 Agra North None Agra 3,89,280
106 Jalesar SC Etah 2,78,672
Total: 18,14,737

Members of Parliament[edit]

Year Member Political Party
1952 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1957 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1962 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1967 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1971 Achal Singh Indian National Congress
1977 Shambhunath Chaturvedi Bharatiya Lok Dal
1980 Nihal Singh Indian National Congress (Indira)
1984 Nihal Singh Indian National Congress
1989 Ajay Singh Janata Dal
1991 Bhagwan Shankar Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party
1996 Bhagwan Shankar Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party
1998 Bhagwan Shankar Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Raj Babbar Samajwadi Party
2004 Raj Babbar Samajwadi Party
2009 Ram Shankar Katheria Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Ram Shankar Katheria Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results[edit]

2014 Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Agra
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Dr. Ram Shankar Katheria 5,83,716 54.53 +23.05
BSP Narayan Singh Suman 2,83,453 26.48 -3.50
SP Maharaj Singh Dhangar 1,34,708 12.58 -9.27
INC Upendra Singh 34,834 3.25 -11.18
AAP Ravindra Singh 7,804 0.73 N/A
Majority 3,00,263 28.05 +26.55
Turnout 10,70,400 58.99
BJP hold Swing +23.05

2009[edit]

Percentage changes are based on numbers from the 2004 elections.

Indian general elections, 2009: Agra
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar 203,697 31.48 +2.58
BSP Kunwar Chand (Vakil) 193,982 29.98 +2.88
SP Ram Ji Lal Suman 141,367 21.85 -15.97
INC Prabhudayal Katheria 93,373 14.43 +12.18
Independent Santosh Kumar Diwakar 4,571 0.71
Independent Ganeshi Lal Mahaur 1,560 0.24
Independent Vinod Kumar Singh 1,454 0.22
Rashtiya Samta Dal Vivek Chauhan Valmiki 1,236 0.19 -0.16
Independent Rakesh 1,215 0.19
Independent Dr. Chandrapal 1,093 0.17
Jai Bharat Samanta Party Ramesh 1,070 0.17
Majority 9,715 1.50 +10.42
Turnout 647,090
BJP gain from SP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

Coordinates: 27°11′N 78°01′E / 27.18°N 78.01°E / 27.18; 78.01