Jhansi is one of the thirteen constituencies in Uttar Pradesh to go on polls in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections 2019 on Monday, April 29. In the 2019 General elections, Bharatiya Janata Party entrusted Anurag Sharma with the ticket, while the SP-BSP-RLD alliance has fielded Samajwadi Party leader Shyam Sunder Singh Yadav. The Congress party has fielded Shiv Saran Kushwah.
According to Election Commission of India 2009 reports, the total number of electorates in the constituency is 1,562,082 of which 835,184 number of electorates are males and the remaining 726,898 are belong to the female category.
The voting for Uttar Pradesh’s 80 parliamentary seats will take place across the seven phases of the 2019 General elections beginning April 11. The last phase will be held on May 19.
Jhansi Lok Sabha constituency comprises of following Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments: Babina, Jhansi Nagar, Mauranipur, Lalitpur, Mehroni.
Sitting MP, party: Uma Bharati, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 1,90,467
Runner up name, party: Chandrapal Singh Yadav, SP
Number of voters in 2014: 13,20,804
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 68.36%
Key candidates for 2019 Lok Sabha elections
Anurag Sharma BJP
Shiv Sharan Kushwaha INC
Shyam Sundar Singh Yadav SP
Jagat Vikram Singh Rajput Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohiya)
Important dates to remember for Phase IV
|Notification to be issued on||April 2|
|Last date for filing nomination||April 9|
|Scrutiny of nomination||April 10|
|Last date for withdrawal of nomination||April 12|
|Date of elections for Phase IV||April 29|
|Date of Result||May 23|
In Phase IV of the voting for the 17th Lok Sabha, elections will take place in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies across 9 states. Voting for this phase will take place on April 29. While, like all the other phases, counting will take place in May 23.
The turnout in the last general election in 2014 was more than 66%fea, up from 45% in 1951 when the first election was held.