Lohardaga (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Lohardaga Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Jharkhand state in eastern India. Presently this constituency is reserved for the candidates belonging to the Scheduled tribes. This constituency covers the entire Gumla and Lohardaga districts and part of Ranchi district.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
66 Mandar ST Ranchi
67 Sisai ST Gumla
68 Gumla ST Gumla
69 Bishnupur ST Gumla
72 Lohardaga ST Lohardaga

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election results[edit]

17th Lok Sabha: 2019 General Elections[edit]

2019 Indian general elections: Lohardaga
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Sudarshan Bhagat 3,71,595 45.45 -5.27
INC Sukhdeo Bhagat 3,61,232 44.18 -5.09
Jharkhand Party Deokumar Dhan 19,546 2.39
Independent Sanjay Oraon 10,663 1.3
AITC Dinesh Oraon 9,643 1.18
Majority 10,363 1.27
Turnout 8,17,550
BJP gain from INC Swing
General Election, 2014: Lohardaga
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Sudarshan Bhagat 226666 50.72 %
INC Rameshwar Oraon 220177 49.27 %

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

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