Maharajganj (Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha constituency)

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Maharajganj Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: महराजगंज लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Pharenda
  2. Nautanwa
  3. Siswa
  4. Maharajganj
  5. Paniyara

Members of Parliament[edit]


Year Winner Party
1952 Prof. Shibban Lal Saxena Independent
1957 Prof. Shibban Lal Saxena Independent
1962 Mahadeo Prasad Indian National Congress
1967 Mahadeo Prasad Indian National Congress
1971 Prof. Shibban Lal Saxena Independent
1977 Prof. Shibban Lal Saxena Bharatiya Lok Dal
1980 Ashfaq Husain Ansari Indian National Congress (I)
1984 Jitender Singh Indian National Congress
1989 Harsh Vardhan Janata Dal
1991 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party
1996 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party
1998 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Akhilesh Kumar Singh Samajwadi Party
2004 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party
2009 Harsh Vardhan Indian National Congress
2014 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Pankaj Chaudhary Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

General Election, 2019: Maharajganj
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Pankaj Chaudhary 7,26,349 59.20
SP Akhilesh Singh 3,85,925 31.45
INC Supriya Shrinate 72,516 5.91
NOTA None of the Above 10,478 0.85
Margin of victory 3,40,424 27.75
Turnout 12,27,224 64.07
BJP hold Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-63-Maharajanj". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°09′N 83°34′E / 27.15°N 83.56°E / 27.15; 83.56