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Phulpur (Lok Sabha constituency)

 

Phulpur (Lok Sabha constituency)

Phulpur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

Its best-known MP is the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, who died in office in 1964 while holding this seat.

Contents

  • Assembly segments 1
  • Members of Parliament 2
  • Election Results 3
    • General elections 2014 3.1
    • General elections 1957 3.2
    • General elections 1962 3.3
    • General elections 1952 3.4
  • See also 4
  • Notes 5

Assembly segments

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

  1. Phaphamau
  2. Soraon
  3. Phulpur
  4. Allahabad West
  5. Allahabad North

Members of Parliament

Election Results

General elections 2014

Indian general elections, 2014: Phulpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Keshav Prasad Maurya 5,03,564 52.43
SP Dharam Raj Singh Patel 1,95,256 20.33
BSP Kapil Muni Karwariya 1,63,710 17.05
INC Mohammad Kaif 58,127 6.05
NOTA None of the Above 8,424 0.88
Margin of victory 3,08,308 32.11
Turnout 9,60,341 55.29
BJP gain from BSP Swing

General elections 1957

Indian general election, 1957: Phulpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Jawahar Lal Nehru 2,27,448 36.87
INC Masuriya Din 1,98,430 32.17
Margin of victory 29,018 4.70
Turnout 6,16,862 77.24
INC gain from INC Swing

General elections 1962

Indian general election, 1962: Phulpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Jawahar Lal Nehru 1,18,931 61.62
Socialist Ram Manohar Lohia 54,360 28.17
Margin of victory 64,571 33.45
Turnout 1,92,994 47.15
INC hold Swing

General elections 1952

Indian general election, 1952: Phulpur
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Jawahar Lal Nehru 2,33,571 38.73
INC Masuriya Din 1,81,700 30.13
Margin of victory 61,871 8.60
Turnout 6,03,022 80.43
INC gain from INC Swing

See also

Notes

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