Basti (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Basti Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: बस्ती लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.[1][2]===15th Lok Sabha: 2009 General Election===

General Election, 2009: Basti[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BSP Arvind Kumar Chaudhary 2,68,666 34.72
SP Raj Kishor Singh 1,63,456 21.12
BJP Dr. Y. D. Singh 1,17,259 15.15
INC Basant Chaudhary 95,235 12.31
PECP Daya Shankar Patwa 67,987 8.79
Remainder 11 candidates 36,741 3.50 N/A
Majority 1,05,210 13.60
Turnout 7,73,779 49.26
BSP hold Swing

Assembly Segments[edit]

There are five assembly constituencies in Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:

Constituency number Name of Constituency Name of Member Party
307 Harraiya Ajay Kumar Singh BJP
308 Kaptanganj Chandra Prakash BJP
309 Rudhauli Sanjay Pratap Jaiswal BJP
310 Basti Sadar Dayaram Chaudhary BJP
311 Mahadewa Ravi Kumar Sonkar BJP

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of the Member Party Affiliation
First 1952- 1957 Uday Shankar Dubey (as Basti North seat) Indian National Congress
Second 1957- 1957 Ram Garib Independent
1957- 1962 Keshav Dev Malviya (By Poll) Indian National Congress
Third 1962- 1967 Keshav Dev Malviya
Fourth 1967- 1971 Sheo Narain
Fifth 1971- 1977 Anant Prasad Dhusia
Sixth 1977- 1980 Sheo Narain Bharatiya Lok Dal
Seventh 1980- 1984 Kalpnath Sonkar Indian National Congress (Indira)
Eighth 1984- 1989 Ram Awadh Prasad Indian National Congress
Ninth 1989-1990 Kalpnath Sonkar Janata Dal
Tenth 1991- 1996 Shyam Lal Kamal Bharatiya Janata Party
Eleventh 1996- 1998 Sriram Chauhan
Twelfth 1998- 1999
Thirteenth 1999- 2004
Fourteenth 2004- 2009 Lal Mani Prasad Bahujan Samaj Party
Fifteenth 2009- 2014 Arvind Kumar Chaudhary
Sixteenth 2014- Incumbent Harish Chandra Dwivedi Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

15th Lok Sabha: 2014 General Election[edit]

General Election, 2009: Basti[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BSP Arvind kumar chaudhary 2,68,666 34.72
SP Raj Kishor Singh 1,63,456 21.12
BJP Dr. Y. D. Singh 1,17,259 15.15
INC Basant Chaudhary 95,235 12.31
PECP Daya Shankar Patwa 67,987 8.79
Remainder 11 candidates 36,741 3.50 N/A
Majority 1,05,210 13.60
Turnout 7,73,779 49.26
BSP hold Swing

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 26°47′N 82°49′E / 26.79°N 82.82°E / 26.79; 82.82

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Basti Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014". www.elections.in. Retrieved 16 November 2018.
  2. ^ "2014 General Election Result" (PDF). Election Commission of India official website. Retrieved 16 November 2018.
  3. ^ "2009 General Election Result" (PDF). Election Commission of India official website. Retrieved 16 November 2018.
  4. ^ "2014. General Election Result" (PDF). Election Commission of India official website. Retrieved 16 November 2018.