Keonjhar (Lok Sabha constituency)

Keonjhar(Odia: କେନ୍ଦୁଝର ଲୋକସଭା ନିର୍ବାଚନ ମଣ୍ଡଳୀ) is a Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency in Odisha.[1]

Keonjhar
Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentChandrani Murmu
Parliamentary PartyBiju Janata Dal
Constituency Details
ReservationST
StateOdisha
Former MPYashbant Narayan Singh Laguri
Most Successful PartyIndian National Congress
Assembly ConstituenciesTelkoi , Ghasipura, Anandpur, Patna, Keonjhar, Champua, Karanjia

Assembly segmentsEdit

Assembly Constituencies which constitute this Parliamentary Constituency, after delimitation of Parliamentary Constituencies and Legislative Assembly Constituencies of 2008 are:[2]

  1. Telkoi
  2. Ghasipura
  3. Anandpur
  4. Patna
  5. Keonjhar
  6. Champua
  7. Karanjia

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election ResultsEdit

2019 Election ResultsEdit

In 2019 election, Biju Janata Dal candidate Chandrani Murmu defeated Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Ananta Nayak by a margin of 66,192 votes.

2019 Indian general elections: Keonjhar[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJD Chandrani Murmu 5,26,359 44.75
BJP Ananta Nayak 4,60,156 39.12
INC Mohan Kumar Hembram 1,28,716 10.94
NOTA None of the above 19,207 1.63
Majority 35,412 3.13
Turnout 11,76,479 77.57
BJD hold Swing

2014 Election ResultsEdit

2014 Indian general elections: Keonjhar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJD Sakuntala Laguri 4,34,471 40.09
BJP Ananta Nayak 2,77,154 25.54
INC Madhaba Sardar 1,90,531 17.58
Independent Basudeb Naik 1,01,999 9.41
NOTA None of the above 26,065 2.40
Majority 1,57,317 14.51
Turnout 10,84,571 80.54
BJD hold Swing

General Election 2009Edit

2009 Indian general elections: Keonjhar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJD Yashbant Narayan Singh Laguri 3,89,104 43.63
INC Dhanurjaya Sidu 2,62,620 29.45
BJP Ananta Nayak 1,64,023 18.39
Independent Dr Fakir Mohan Naik 32,356 3.63
Majority 1,26,484 14.18
Turnout 8,91,746 70.48
BJD gain from BJP Swing

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies of Orissa" (PDF). Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2009. Retrieved 20 September 2008.
  2. ^ "17 - Keonjhar Parliamentary (Lok Sabha) Constituency". Retrieved 25 March 2014.
  3. ^ http://eciresults.nic.in/ConstituencywiseS184.htm?ac=4

Coordinates: 21°38′29″N 85°36′43″E / 21.641388°N 85.612078°E / 21.641388; 85.612078