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Chandigarh General (Lok Sabha) Election Results 2014


The total number of electorates in the Chandigarh Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 1) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 524,444 of which 291,666 are males and 232,778 are females.
Situated in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh, which is the capital of both the states of Haryana and Punjab, this Vidhan Sabha parliamentary constituency is significant as it has been an important seat of the Congress which won this parliamentary constituency for a majority of the terms.

With a population of 10,55,450 people, according to the 2011 Census of India, Chandigarh is the first planned city in independent India and has extremely high population density of 7,900 persons per square kilometer. Whereas, males constitute 55% of the population, females comprise 45% of the massive population. The total number of voters in the last Lok Sabha elections held in 2009 was 5,25,437.

Often termed the "Pensioner's Paradise", as a large bulk of the population in this constituency have been or are into government service, the economy of Chandigarh thrives on the government wings which have their bases in this Union Territory. The other industries visible in the Chandigarh constituency and supplying the backbone of the economy are paper manufacturing, alloys, metals, sanitary products, automobile parts and pharmaceuticals, to name a few.

Chandigarh Election History

The first general election to be conducted in the parliamentary constituency of Chandigarh was in 1967 after its formation in 1962. Since then, 11 more MPs have been elected from this constituency. The detailed election history is as follows.
  • The Bharatiya Jan Sangh (BJS) won the seat in 1967.
  • In 1971, the Indian National Congress (INC) won the general (Lok Sabha) election.
  • In the general election of 1977, the Bharatiya Lok Dal (BLD) won the only seat.
  • The 1980 general election was won by the Indian National Congress (I) (INC) (I).
  • In 1984, the INC was once again victorious.
  • The 1989 election went to the Janata Dal.
  • In 1991, the INC once again won the seat.
  • The 1996 general election was won by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
  • The 1998 Lok Sabha election was won by the BJP again.
  • In 1999, the INC won the Chandigarh parliamentary constituency.
  • The INC won in 2004 as well.
  • The election of 2009 went to the INC for a third consecutive time.

List of winner/current and runner up MPsChandigarh Parliamentary Constituency.

The Union Territory of Chandigarh has only one parliamentary constituency, which was formed prior to the 1967 election. It has the same name of Chandigarh. The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Chandigarh parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Chandigarh constituency is Kher Kirron Anupam of BJP.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
20141ChandigarhGENKher Kirron AnupamFBJP191362Solanki Bharatbhai MadhavsinhMINC121720
20091ChandigarhGENBansal,Shri Pawan Kumar MINC161042Satya Pal JainMBJP102075
20041ChandigarhGENPawan Kumar BansalMINC139880Satya Pal JainMBJP94632
19991ChandigarhGENPawan Kumar BansalMINC132924Krishan Lal SharmaMBJP127475
19981ChandigarhGENSatya Pal JainMBJP119787Pawan Kumar BansalMINC109421
19961ChandigarhGENSatya Pal JainMBJP101137Pawan Kumar BansalMINC77168
19911ChandigarhGENPawan Kumar BansalMINC76628Satya Pal JainMBJP61533
19891ChandigarhGENHarmohan DhawanMJD91212Jagan Nath KaushalMINC87238
19841ChandigarhGENJagan Nath KaushalMINC103090Harmohan DhawanMJNP36790
19801ChandigarhGENJagan Nath KasuhalMINC(I)61624Ram SwrupMIND28305
19771ChandigarhGENKrishna KantMBLD70808Sat PalMINC30382
19711ChandigarhGENAmar Nath VidyalankarMINC48335Shri Chand Goyal MBJS16854
19671ChandigarhGENC. GoyalMBJS23939A. Nath MINC11323


*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Chandigarh Constituency

Name of MP Smt. Kirron Anupam Kher
Age NA
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Gender Female
Educational Qualification M.A. (English Literature), Diploma in Indian Theatre
Activities of Smt. Kirron Anupam Kher in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 37
Private member bills passed 1
Questions asked 251
Attendance N/A

Note:Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.


Chandigarh 2014 Election Results

Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 2014.

Party NameSeats
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)1
Total 1
2009 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 2009.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
2004 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 2004.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
1999 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1999.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
1998 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1998.

Party NameSeats
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)1
Total 1
1996 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1996.

Party NameSeats
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)1
Total 1
1991 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1991.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
1989 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1989.

Party NameSeats
Janta Dal (JD)1
Total 1
1984 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1984.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
1980 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1980.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (I) (INC)(I)1
Total 1
1977 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1977.

Party NameSeats
Bharatiya Lok Dal (BLD)1
Total 1
1971 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1971.

Party NameSeats
Indian National Congress (INC)1
Total 1
1967 Parliamentary Election (Lok Sabha) Result
Table showing the number of Lok sabha seats won by all the participating political parties in Chandigarh General elections 1967.

Party NameSeats
Bharatiya Jan Sangh (BJS)1
Total 1

Lok Sabha Members from Chandigarh

The table below shows the List of Winning candidates from all Lok Sabha seats of Chandigarh for the year 2014.

Chandigarh Results 2014 - List of Winning Candidates in Lok Sabha Election

ConstituencyStatusCandidate NamePartyVotes
Chandigarh Winner Kirron Kher BJP 69642

Last Updated on July 10, 2015



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