Jamshedpur (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Jamshedpur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Jharkhand state in eastern India. This constituency covers the entire East Singhbhum district.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Jamshedpur Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments:[1]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
44 Baharagora None East Singhbhum
45 Ghatsila ST East Singhbhum
46 Potka ST East Singhbhum
47 Jugsalai SC East Singhbhum
48 Jamshedpur East None East Singhbhum
49 Jamshedpur West None East Singhbhum

Members of Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

General Election, 2014: Jamshedpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Bidyut Baran Mahato 4,64,153 44.24 +27.91
JVM(P) Ajay Kumar 3,64,277 34.72 -2.66
JMM Niroop Mahanty 1,38,109 13.16 -2.49
Amra Bangalee Angad Mahato 12,632 1.20
AAP Kumar Chandra Mardi 7,145 0.68
NOTA None of the Above 15,629 1.49
Majority 99,876 9.52
Turnout 10,49,140 66.33
BJP gain from JVM(P) Swing
By Election, 2011: Jamshedpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
JVM(P) Ajay Kumar 2,76,582 37.38
BJP Dineshanand Goswami 1,20,856 16.33
JMM Sudhir Mahato 1,15,799 15.65
AJSU Astik Mahato 99,058 13.39
INC Banna Gupta 49,137 6.64
CPI S. K. Ghoshal 12,646 1.71
Majority 1,55,726 21.05
Turnout 7,40,002 52.93
JVM(P) gain from BJP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency". Chief Electoral Officer, Jharkhand website. Archived from the original on 2012-02-26.