Visakhapatnam (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Visakhapatnam [ edit ]
Current MP Kambhampati Hari Babu
Party BJP
Elected Year 2014
State Andhra Pradesh
Total Electors 1,723,011
Most Successful Party INC (11 times)
Assembly
Constituencies
Srungavarapukota
Bhimli
Visakhapatnam East
Visakhapatnam South
Visakhapatnam North
Visakhapatnam West
Gajuwaka

Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 25 Lok Sabha (Lower House of the Parliament) constituencies in Andhra Pradesh state in southern India.[1]

Assembly segments[edit]

Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following Legislative Assembly segments:[1]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None)
138 Srungavarapukota None
139 Bhimli None
140 Visakhapatnam East None
141 Visakhapatnam South None
142 Visakhapatnam North None
143 Visakhapatnam West None
144 Gajuwaka None

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
First 1952-57 Lanka Sundaram, Gam Malludora Independent
Second 1957-62 Maharaja Pusapati Vijaya Rama Gajapati Raju Socialist Party
Third 1962-67 Maharajkumar of Vizianagram Indian National Congress
Fourth 1967-71 Tenneti Viswanadham Progressive Group
Fifth 1971-77 Pusapati Vijaya Rama Gajapati Raju Indian National Congress
Sixth 1977-80 Dronamraju Satyanarayana Indian National Congress
Seventh 1980-84 Appalaswamy Kommuru Indian National Congress (I)
Eighth 1984-89 Bhattam Srirama Murthy Telugu Desam Party
Ninth 1989-91 Rani Uma Gajapathi Raju Indian National Congress
Tenth 1991-96 Dr. M. V. V. S. Murthy Telugu Desam Party
Eleventh 1996-98 T. Subbarami Reddy Indian National Congress
Twelfth 1998-99 T. Subbarami Reddy Indian National Congress
Thirteenth 1999-2004 Dr. M. V. V. S. Murthy Telugu Desam Party
Fourteenth 2004-09 Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy Indian National Congress
Fifteenth 2009-14 Daggubati Purandeswari Indian National Congress
Sixteenth 2014-Incumbent Kambhampati Hari Babu Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

General Elections 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Visakhapatnam
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Kambhampati Hari Babu 5,66,832 48.71 +45.71
YSRCP Y. S. Vijayamma 4,76,344 40.94 +40.94
INC Bolisetti Satyanarayana 50,632 4.35 -32.08
BSP Imandi Venkata Kurmarao 14,947 1.28 +0.41
JSP Sabbam Hari 6,644 0.57 +0.57
NOTA None of the Above 7,329 0.63 +0.63
Majority 90,488 7.78 +1.20
Turnout 11,63,558 67.54 -5.41
BJP gain from INC Swing +12.28

General Elections 2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Visakhapatnam
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Daggubati Purandeswari 3,68,812 36.43
PRP Palla Srinivasa Rao 3,02,126 29.85
TDP Dr. M. V. V. S. Murthi 2,23,117 22.04
LSP M. T. Venkateswaralu 39,363 3.89
BJP D. V. Subbarao 30,336 3.00
Majority 66,686 6.58
Turnout 10,12,261 72.95
INC hold Swing

General Elections 2004[edit]

General Election, 2004: Visakhapatnam
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy 524,122 54.27 +8.71
TDP Dr MVVS Murthi 393,551 40.75 -9.21
BSP Kolaventi Sundara Rao 16,673 1.73
Independent Bharanikana Rama Rao 11,002 1.14
SP Mandem Subhash Chandra Bose Yadav 5,685 0.59 -0.47
Independent Satyanarayana Machiraju 5,602 0.58
Pyramid Party of India B. Vamsi Kiran 2,920 0.30
Independent S V B Reddy 2,358 0.24
RJD Mamidi Somunaidu 2,018 0.21
Independent Apparao Gudivada 1,809 0.19
Majority 130,571 13.52 +17.92
Turnout 965,740 63.75 -0.65
INC gain from TDP Swing +8.71

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 30.