Kaushambi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Kaushambi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. This constituency, spread over Kaushambi and Pratapgarh districts came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Babaganj
  2. Kunda
  3. Sirathu
  4. Manjhanpur
  5. Chail

Sirathu, Manjhanpur and Chail assembly segments were earlier in erstwhile Chail constituency, while Kunda assembly segment was in erstwhile Pratapgarh constituency before delimitation.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Results[edit]

Indian general election, 2014: Kaushambi
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Vinod Kumar Sonkar 3,31,724 36.43
SP Shailendra Kumar 2,88,824 31.72
BSP Suresh Pasi 2,01,322 22.11
INC Mahendra Kumar 31,905 3.50
Independent Mohan Lal 9,182 1.01
NOTA None of the above 15,169 1.67
Majority 42,900 4.71
Turnout 9,10,414 52.38
BJP gain from SP Swing

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-50-Kaushambi". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website. 

Coordinates: 25°31′N 81°26′E / 25.51°N 81.43°E / 25.51; 81.43