Jhalawar (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Jhalawar Lok Sabha constituency was a Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency in Rajasthan state in western India till 2008. In 2008 re-organization, it morphed into Jhalawar-Baran Lok Sabha seat.

Assembly segments[edit]

Jhalawar Lok Sabha constituency comprised the following eight Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments:[1]

  1. Kishanganj
  2. Atru
  3. Chhabra
  4. Khanpur
  5. Manohar Thana
  6. Jhalrapatan
  7. Pirawa
  8. Dag

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
First 1952-57 Nemi Chandra Kasliwal Indian National Congress
Second 1957-62 Nemi Chandra Kasliwal Indian National Congress
Third 1962-67 Brij Raj Singh Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Brij Raj Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Fifth 1971-77 Brij Raj Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sixth 1977-80 Chaturbhuj Janata Party
Seventh 1980-84 Chaturbhuj Janata Party
Eighth 1984-89 Jujhar Singh Indian National Congress (Indira)
Ninth 1989-91 Vasundhara Raje Bharatiya Janata Party
Tenth 1991-96 Vasundhara Raje Bharatiya Janata Party
Eleventh 1996-98 Vasundhara Raje Bharatiya Janata Party
Twelfth 1998-99 Vasundhara Raje Bharatiya Janata Party
Thirteenth 1999-04 Vasundhara Raje Bharatiya Janata Party
Fourteenth 2004-09 Dushyant Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
Fifteenth 2009-14 Dushyant Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
Sixteenth 2014-Incumbent Dushyant Singh Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

  • Lok Sabha Elections 2014 : Jhalawar-Baran Seat

Dushyant Singh (BJP) : 676,102 votes
Pramod Bhaya (INC)  : 394,556 votes

  • Results from 1999-2009
General Election, 1999: Jhalawar
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Vasundhara Raje 4,09,574 60.43
INC Dr. Abrar Ahmed 2,57,159 37.94
Independent Jakir Husen 3,720 0.55
Independent Shri Puri Lal 3,311 0.49
Majority 1,52,415 22.49
Turnout 6,88,049 64.34
BJP hold Swing +6.92
General Election, 2004: Jhalawar
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Dushyant Singh 3,03,845 53.53 -6.90
INC Sanjay Gurjar 2,22,266 39.16 +1.22
Independent Jakir Husen 25,164 4.43
BSP Ratan Lal 16,336 2.88
Majority 81,579 14.37 -8.12
Turnout 5,67,611 47.81 -16.53
BJP hold Swing -6.90


  • Lok Sabha Elections 2009 : Jhalawar-Baran Seat

Dushyant Singh (BJP) : 429,096 votes
Urmila Jain (Bhaya) (INC) : 376,255 votes


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