Balaghat (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Balaghat
Lok Sabha Constituency
Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha constituencies (Balaghat highlighted).png
Balaghat Lok Sabha constituency within Madhya Pradesh
Incumbent Dhal Singh Bisen
Parliamentary Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Constituency Details
State Madhya Pradesh
Total Electors1,336,535
Assembly Constituencies Baihar (108)
Lanji (109)
Paraswada (110)
Balaghat (111)
Waraseoni (112)
Katangi (113)
Barghat (114)
Seoni (115)

Balaghat Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi : बालाघाट लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 29 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh state in central India. This constituency covers the entire Balaghat district and part of Seoni district.

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Assembly segments

Like most other Lok Sabha seats in MP and Chhattisgarh, with few seats like Durg (which has nine assembly segments under it) being exceptions, Balaghat Lok Sabha seat has 8 assembly seats as its segments. Presently, since the delimitation of the parliamentary and legislative assembly constituencies in 2008, Balaghat Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following eight Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) segments:

Constituency numberNameReserved for (SC/ST/None)DistrictNumber of electorates (2009) [1]
108 Baihar STBalaghat163,201
109 Lanji NoneBalaghat177,598
110 Paraswada NoneBalaghat155,476
111 Balaghat NoneBalaghat167,420
112 Waraseoni NoneBalaghat150,025
113 Katangi NoneBalaghat152,713
114 Barghat STSeoni178,641
115 Seoni NoneSeoni191,461
Total:1,336,535

Members of Parliament

YearWinnerParty
Madhya Bharat State
1952 Chintaman Dhivruji Indian National Congress
Madhya Pradesh State
1957 Chintaman Dhivruji Indian National Congress
1962 Bholaram Ramaji Praja Socialist Party
1967 Chintaman Dhivruji Indian National Congress
1971 Chintaman Dhivruji Indian National Congress
1977 Kacharu Lal Hemraj Jain Republican Party of India (Khobragade)
1980 Nandkishore Sharma Indian National Congress (Indira)
1984 Nandkishore Sharma Indian National Congress
1989 Kankar Munjare Independent
1991 Vishveshwar Bhagat Indian National Congress
1996 Vishveshwar Bhagat Indian National Congress
1998 Gaurishankar Bisen Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Prahlad Singh Patel Bharatiya Janata Party
2004 Gaurishankar Bisen Bharatiya Janata Party
2009 K. D. Deshmukh Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Bodh Singh Bhagat Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Dhal Singh Bisen Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results

General Elections 2019

2019 Indian general elections: Balaghat
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
BJP Dhal Singh Bisen 6,96,10250.74+7.57
INC Madhu Bhagat 4,54,03633.09-1.45
BSP Kankar Munjare85,1776.21+2.05
IND Bodh Singh Bhagat 47,2203.44
NOTA None of the Above 4,2420.31-0.31
Majority2,42,06617.07+8.44
Turnout 13,72,73077.66+9.34
BJP hold Swing

General Elections 2014

2014 Indian general elections: Balaghat
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
BJP Bodh Singh Bhagat 4,80,59443.17
INC Hina Likhiram Kavre 3,84,55334.54
SP Anubha Munjare99,3928.93
BSP Yogesh Nanaji Samrite46,3454.16
CPI Ashok Kumar Masih20,2971.82
NOTA None of the Above 6,9220.62
Majority96,0418.63
Turnout 11,13,36468.32
BJP hold Swing
2009 Indian general elections: Balaghat
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
BJP K. D. Deshmukh 2,99,95939.65
INC Vishveshwar Bhagat2,59,14034.25
RJD Kankar Munjare48,8006.45
BSP Ajab Lal35,2034.65
SP Kishor Samrite29,5253.90
GGP Bhaiya Balkrishna20,6452.73
Majority40,8195.40
Turnout 7,56,54156.49
BJP hold Swing

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References

  1. "Parliamentary & Assembly Constituency-Wise Report of Electors in the Final Roll-2009" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-21. Retrieved 2011-04-03.