Khargapur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Khargapur Vidhan Sabha constituency is one of the 230 Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) constituencies of Madhya Pradesh state in central India.[1] This constituency came into existence in 1967, following the delimitation of the Legislative Assembly constituencies and it was reserved for the candidates belonging to the scheduled castes from 1967-2008.


Khargapur (constituency number 47) is one of the 5 Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in Tikamgarh district. This constituency covers the entire Baldeogarh tehsil, Palera nagar panchayat and part of Palera tehsil of the district.[2]

Khargapur is part of Tikamgarh Lok Sabha constituency along with seven other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Jatara, Prithvipur, Niwari and Tikamgarh in this district and Maharajpur, Chhatarpur and Bijawar in Chhatarpur district.[2]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

As a constituency of Madhya Pradesh[edit]


 INC    Janata Party    INC(I)     BJP  

Election Member [3] Party
1967 R. Ram Indian National Congress
1972 Baiju Ahirwar Indian National Congress
1977 Nathu Ram Ahirwar Janata Party
1980 Nathu Ram Ahirwar Indian National Congress (I)
1985 Vrindavan Ahirwar Indian National Congress
1990 Anandi Lal Bharatiya Janata Party
1993 Parvat Lal Ahirwar Bharatiya Janata Party
1998 Parvat Lal Ahirwar Bharatiya Janata Party
2003 Harishankar Khatik Bharatiya Janata Party
2008 Ajay Yadav Bharatiya Janshakti Party
2013 Chanda Singh Gaur Indian National Congress

Election Results[edit]

2013 results [4][edit]

M. P. Legislative Assembly Election, 2013: Khargapur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Chanda Singh Gaur 59771 42.32
BJP Rahul Singh Lodhi 54094 38.30
BSP Anupama Singh Lodhi 12195 8.63 N/A
MD Kushwaha Chaturbhuj 5666 4.01
NCP Deen Mohmmad 1800 1.27
Independent Sakeel Khan Rain 1547 1.10
Independent Sundar Lal 1252 0.89
Independent Mohan 1046 0.74
RSMD Devicharan Kushwaha 728 0.52
Independent Pawan 599 0.42
NOTA None of the Above 2534 1.79
Turnout 141232 68.67
INC gain from Bharatiya Janshakti Party Swing

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "District/Assembly List". Chief Electoral Officer, Madhya Pradesh website. Archived from the original on 1 December 2015. Retrieved 21 February 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. pp. 230, 250.
  3. ^ "(Madhya Pradesh) Assembly Constituency Elections". Retrieved 23 May 2018.
  4. ^ "State Election, 2013 to the Legislative Assembly of Madhya Pradesh - Detailed Results" (PDF). Election Commission of India. Retrieved 22 May 2018.