Mohanlalganj (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Mohanlalganj is a Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency in Lucknow district, Uttar Pradesh. It is 20 km far away from Lucknow city.

Geography and climate[edit]

Monsoon clouds over Mohanlal ganj Lucknow.

Mohanlal ganj has a warm humid subtropical climate with cool, dry winters from December to February and dry, hot summers from April to June. The rainy season is from mid-June to mid-September, when Mohanlal ganj Lucknow gets an average rainfall of 896.2 millimetres (35.28 in) from the south-west monsoon winds, and occasionally frontal rainfall will occur in January. In winter the maximum temperature is around 25 °C (77 °F) and the minimum is in the 3 °C (37 °F) to 7 °C (45 °F) range.[1] Fog is quite common from late December to late January. Summers are extremely hot with temperatures rising to the 40 °C (104 °F) to 45 °C (113 °F) range, the average highs being in the high of 30s (degree Celsius). On January 9, 2013 Mohanlalganj Lucknow recorded its temperature of −0.7 °C (31 °F), lowest in 49 years.[2]

Climate data for Mohanlalganj, India
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 22.6
(72.7)
26.0
(78.8)
32.2
(90)
38.1
(100.6)
40.5
(104.9)
38.7
(101.7)
33.6
(92.5)
32.5
(90.5)
33.0
(91.4)
32.5
(90.5)
28.9
(84)
24.1
(75.4)
31.9
(89.4)
Daily mean °C (°F) 14.7
(58.5)
17.6
(63.7)
23.2
(73.8)
29.3
(84.7)
32.6
(90.7)
32.9
(91.2)
29.8
(85.6)
29.0
(84.2)
28.6
(83.5)
25.7
(78.3)
20.3
(68.5)
15.7
(60.3)
24.9
(76.8)
Average low °C (°F) 6.9
(44.4)
9.3
(48.7)
14.2
(57.6)
20.5
(68.9)
24.7
(76.5)
27.1
(80.8)
26.1
(79)
25.6
(78.1)
24.3
(75.7)
19.0
(66.2)
11.8
(53.2)
7.4
(45.3)
18.1
(64.6)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 21.9
(0.862)
11.2
(0.441)
7.7
(0.303)
4.9
(0.193)
16.5
(0.65)
107.4
(4.228)
294.3
(11.587)
313.9
(12.358)
180.6
(7.11)
45.2
(1.78)
3.8
(0.15)
7.3
(0.287)
1,014.7
(39.949)
Avg. rainy days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.6 1.1 0.7 0.5 1.0 4.2 11.6 13.1 7.4 2.0 0.3 0.7 44.2
Mean monthly sunshine hours 203.4 217.5 248.7 271.0 283.5 198.0 167.4 166.7 219.0 269.7 246.0 217.0 2,707.9
Source: ClimaTemps.com[3]

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Lucknow Rural Lok Sabha constituency comprises ten Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:[4]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District Number of electorates (2014)[5]
167 Sidhauli SC Sitapur 3,16,752
168 Malihabad SC Lucknow 3,16,752
169 Bakshi Kaa Talab None Lucknow 3,39,467
170 Sarojini Nagar None Lucknow 4,22,392
176 Mohanlalganj None Lucknow 3,23,820
Total: 18,03,367

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Lucknow-Mohanlalganj
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Kaushal Kishore 4,55,274 40.77
BSP R. K. Choudhary 3,09,858 27.75
SP Sushila Saroj 2,42,366 21.70
INC Narendra Gautam 52,598 4.71
AAP Sunil Gautam 10,031 0.90
NOTA None of the Above 4,708 0.42
Majority 1,45,416 13.02
Turnout 11,16,588 60.75
BJP gain from SP Swing

References[edit]

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 26°41′N 80°59′E / 26.69°N 80.98°E / 26.69; 80.98