Sonipat (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Indian Lok Sabha constituencies in Haryana state, Sonipat Lok Sabha constituency is numbered 6

Sonipat Lok Sabha constituency (earlier spelt as Sonepat) (Hindi: सोनीपत लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 10 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Haryana state in northern India.

Assembly segments[edit]

At present, Sonipat Lok Sabha constituency comprises nine Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies. These are:[1]

  1. Ganaur
  2. Rai
  3. Kharkhauda
  4. Sonipat
  5. Gohana
  6. Baroda
  7. Julana
  8. Safidon
  9. Jind

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
Fifth 1971-77 Mukhtiar Singh Malik
Sixth 1977-80 Mukhtiar Singh Malik Janata Party
Seventh 1980-82 Rajigram dahiya Janta Party (s)
Eighth 1984-89 Dharampal Singh Malik Indian National Congress
Ninth 1989-91 Kapil Dev Shastri Janata Dal
Tenth 1991-96 Dharampal Singh Malik Indian National Congress
Eleventh 1996-98 Arvind Kumar Sharma Independent
Twelfth 1998-99 Kishan Singh Sangwan Indian National Lok Dal
Thirteenth 1999-04 Kishan Singh Sangwan Bharatiya Janata Party
Fourteenth 2004-2009 Kishan Singh Sangwan Bharatiya Janata Party
Fifteenth 2009-2014 Jitender Singh Malik Indian National Congress
Sixteenth 2014-Incumbent Ramesh Chander Kaushik Bhartiya Janata Party

General elections 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Ramesh Chander Kaushik 347,203 35.23 +10.31
INC Jagbir Singh Malik 269,789 27.37 -20.20
INLD Padam Singh Dahiya 264,404 26.83 +26.83
AAP Jaisingh Thekedar 48,597 4.93 +4.93
NOTA None of the above 2,403 0.24 ---
Majority 77,414 7.85 -14.80
Turnout 985,637
BJP gain from INC Swing

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