Salempur (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Salempur (71) Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

It is one of the constituencies (tehsils) in Deoria. Its infrastructure and facility are not growing enough fast.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Bhatpar Rani
  2. Salempur
  3. Belthara Road
  4. Sikanderpur
  5. Bansdih

Members of Parliament[edit]


Year Winner Party
1952 Bishwanath Roy Indian National Congress
1957 Bishwanath Roy Indian National Congress
1962 Vishwa Nath Pandey Indian National Congress
1967 Vishwa Nath Pandey Indian National Congress
1971 Tarkeshwar Pandey Indian National Congress
1977 Ram Naresh Kushwaha Bharatiya Lok Dal
1980 Ram Nagina Misra Indian National Congress (I)
1984 Ram Nagina Misra Indian National Congress
1989 Hari Kewal Prasad Janata Dal
1991 Hari Kewal Prasad Janata Dal
1996 Harivansh Sahay Samajwadi Party
1998 Hari Kewal Prasad Samata Party
1999 Babban Rajbhar Bahujan Samaj Party
2004 Hari Kewal Prasad Samajwadi Party
2009 Ramashankar Rajbhar Bahujan Samaj Party
2014 Ravindra Kushwaha Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Ravindra Kushwaha Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results[edit]

General Election, 2019: Salempur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Ravindra Kushwaha 4,67,940 50.72 +4.83
BSP R. S. Kushwaha 3,55,325 38.52 +19.82
SBSP Rajaram 33,568 3.64 -4.09
INC Rajesh Kumar Mishra 27,363 2.97 -1.93
IND. Sunil Kumar Pandey 6,276 0.68 N/A
NOTA None of the Above 7,809 0.85 -0.12
Majority 1,12,615 12.20 -14.99
Turnout 9,22,518 55.57 +4.13
BJP hold Swing +4.83
General Election, 2014: Salempur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Ravindra Kushwaha 3,92,213 45.89
BSP Ravi Shanker Singh (Pappu) 1,59,871 18.70
SP Haribansh Sahai Kushwaha 1,59,688 18.68
SBSP Om Prakash Rajbhar 66,084 7.73
INC Dr. Bhola Pandey 41,890 4.90
NOTA None of the Above 8,322 0.97
Majority 2,32,342 27.19
Turnout 8,54,749 51.44
BJP gain from BSP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Information and Statistics-Parliamentary Constituencies-71-Salempur". Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh website.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 26°18′N 83°55′E / 26.3°N 83.92°E / 26.3; 83.92