Azamgarh (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Azamgarh Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: आज़मगढ़ लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Gopalpur
  2. Sagri
  3. Mubarakpur
  4. Azamgarh
  5. Mehnagar

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Azamgarh
Party Candidate Votes % ±
SP Mulayam Singh Yadav 3,40,306 35.43 +17.86
BJP Ramakant Yadav 2,77,102 28.85 -6.28
BSP Shah Alam (Guddu Jamali) 2,66,528 27.75 -0.43
INC Arvind Kumar Jaiswal 17,950 1.87 -2.55
RUC Mohammad Amir Rashadi 13,271 1.38 N/A
NOTA None of the Above 5,660 0.59 N/A
Margin of victory 63,204 6.58 -0.37
Turnout 9,60,218 56.38 +11.74
SP gain from BJP Swing +0.30
Indian general elections, 2009: Azamgarh
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Ramakant Yadav 2,47,648 35.13
BSP Akbar Ahmad Dumpy 1,98,609 28.18
SP Durga Prasad Yadav 1,23,844 17.57
Independent Dr. Javed Akhtar 59,270 8.41
INC Santosh Kumar Singh 31,159 4.42
Margin of victory 49,039 6.95
Turnout 7,04,863 44.64
BJP gain from BSP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-69-Azamgarh". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 

Coordinates: 26°04′N 83°11′E / 26.06°N 83.19°E / 26.06; 83.19