Rajnandgaon (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Rajnandgaon is a Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency in Chhattisgarh.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Results[edit]

General Election, 2014: Rajnandgaon
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Abhishek Singh 6,43,473 54.61
INC Kamleshwar Verma 4,07,562 34.59
NOTA NOTA 32,385 2.75
BSP Anand Sahu 20,458 1.74
AKPI Narendra Bansod 11,704 0.99
Margin of victory 2,35,911 20.02
Turnout 11,78,296 74.56
BJP gain from INC Swing
Indian general election, 1999: Rajnandgaon
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Dr. Raman Singh 3,04,611 51.46
INC Motilal Vora 2,77,896 46.94
Independent Deosingh Nandeshwar 2,847 0.48
GGP Ramesh Kumar Gond 2,735 0.46
Majority 26,715 4.52
Turnout 5,91,992 59.37
BJP hold Swing
Indian general election, 1998: Rajnandgaon
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Motilal Vora 3,04,709
BJP Ashok Sharma 2,52,468
Majority 52,241
Turnout 6,19,439
INC hold Swing

Assembly segments[edit]

Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:[1]

The six assembly constituencies cover the Rajnandgaon district, while 2 are from kabirdham district. Dongargarh constituency is reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC) candidates, whereas Mohla-Manpur constituency is reserved for Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CandidateAC.xls file on assembly constituencies with information on district and parliamentary constituencies". Chhattisgarh. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-11-23. 
  2. ^ "Final notification on delimitation of Chhattisgarh constituencies" (PDF). Delimitation Commission of India. 2008-06-02. Retrieved 2008-11-23.