Jaggampeta (Assembly constituency)

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Jaggampeta
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictEast Godavari
StateAndhra Pradesh
Electorate211,402
Current constituency
PartyYSR Congress Party
MLAJyothula Naga Veera Venkata Vishnu Satya Marthanda Rao
ReservationGeneral

Jaggampeta Assembly constituency is a constituency in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, representing the state legislative assembly in India.[1] It is one of the seven assembly segments of Kakinada (Lok Sabha constituency), along with Tuni, Prathipadu (SC), Pithapuram, Kakinada Rural, Peddapuram and Kakinada City.[2] Jyothula Naga Veera Venkata Vishnu Satya Marthanda Rao is the present MLA of the constituency, who won the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election from YSR Congress Party.[3] As of 25 March 2019, there a total of 211,402 electors in the constituency.[4]

Overview[edit]

It is part of the Kakinada Lok Sabha constituency along with another six Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Tuni, Pithapuram, Kakinada Rural, Peddapuram, Kakinada City, and Prathipadu.

Mandals[edit]

The four mandals that forms the assembly constituency are:[2]

No Mandal Name
1 Gokavaram
2 Jaggampeta
3 Gandepalle
4 Kirlampudi

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

2009 Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections: Jaggampeta
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Thota Narasimham 51,184 34.84
Praja Rajyam Jyothula Nehru 50,395 34.31
Telugu Desam Jyothula Chanti Babu 33,277 22.65
Majority 789 0.53
Turnout 146,893 78.82 -1.27
INC hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

2014 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Jaggampeta
Party Candidate Votes % ±
YSR Congress Jyothula Nehru 86,146 53.03
Telugu Desam Jyothula Chanti Babu 72,214 43.45
Majority 15,932 9.58
Turnout 166,213 83.59 +4.77
Telugu Desam gain from INC Swing

Assembly elections 2019[edit]

2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election: Jaggampeta
Party Candidate Votes % ±
YSR Congress Jyothula Chanti Babu 93496 51.62%
Telugu Desam Jyothula Nehru 70131 38.72%
Jana Sena Patamsetti Suryachandra 10649 5.88%
Majority 23365 12.9%
Turnout 181127 85.86%
YSR Congress gain from Telugu Desam Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. 17 December 2018. pp. 19, 30. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 October 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Assembly Election 2019". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Electors Summary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. 25 May 2019. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  5. ^ "The Andhra Pradesh Gazette, Part-V Extraordinary" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad. 20 May 2014. p. 12. Retrieved 13 June 2019.