Ranchi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Ranchi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Jharkhand state in eastern India. This constituency covers parts of Seraikela Kharsawan and Ranchi districts.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
50 Ichagarh None Seraikela Kharsawan
61 Silli None Ranchi
62 Khijri ST Ranchi
63 Ranchi None Ranchi
64 Hatia None Ranchi
65 Kanke SC Ranchi

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Ranchi
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Ram Tahal Choudhary 4,48,729 42.74 +1.70
INC Subodh Kant Sahay 2,49,426 23.76 -19.12
AJSU Sudesh Kumar Mahto 1,42,560 13.58 New
JVM(P) Amitabh Choudhary 67,712 6.45 +2.09
Trinamool Congress Bandhu Tirkey 46,126 4.39 New
NOTA None of the Above 6,900 0.66 New
Margin of victory 1,99,303 18.98 +17.14
Turnout 10,49,783 63.68 +19.13
BJP gain from INC Swing -0.14
Indian general election, 2009: Ranchi
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Subodh Kant Sahay 3,10,499 42.88 +2.06
BJP Ram Tahal Choudhary 2,97,149 41.04 +2.44
JVM(P) Akhtar Ansari 31,567 4.36 New
CPI(M) Rajendra Singh Munda 21,996 3.04 -2.37
BSP Mohammad Sarafuddin 10,994 1.52 +0.50
Majority 13,350 1.84 -0.38
Turnout 7,24,106 44.55 -5.89
INC hold Swing +2.06

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency". Chief Electoral Officer, Jharkhand website.