The historically significant Lok Sabha constituency of Anantnag is one of the six Parliamentary constituencies in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.This Lok Sabha constituency covers four districts: Kulgam, Pulwama, Shopian and Anantnag.
Quick facts for Anantnag
|No. of Electorals||611571||564652||1176223|
According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Anantnag Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 3) were 1,176,223 of which 564,652 are females and 611,571 are males. There are 16 Vidhan Sabha segments in Anantnag. It is a highly contested constituency, as a crucial battle has erupted between the Jammu and Kashmir National Conference and the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Democratic Party. This seat remained with the Indian National Congress in its formative years. The picturesque city and municipality of Anantnag is the administrative headquarters of the district of Anantnag. The constituency primarily survives on a rich and expansive tourism sector, owing to the lush valleys and the Himalayas. Fruits such as apple and agricultural crops such as rice and wheat are also grown here.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Anantnag 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 Anantnag constituency is Mehbooba Mufti of PDP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||3||Anantnag||GEN||Mehbooba Mufti||F||PDP||200429||Mirza Mehboob Beg||M||JKNPP||135012|
|2009||3||Anantnag||GEN||Beg,(Dr.) Mirza Mehboob||M||JKN||148317||Peer Mohd Hussain||M||JKPDP||143093|
|2004||3||Anantnag||GEN||Mehbooba Mufti||F||JKPDP||74436||Beg,(Dr.) Mirza Mehboob||M||JKN||35498|
|1999||3||Anantnag||GEN||Ali Mohd Naik||M||JKN||38745||Mufti Mohd. Syeed||M||IND||25253|
|1998||3||Anantnag||GEN||Mufti Mohd. Sayeed||M||INC||120444||Mohd. Yusuf Teng||M||JKN||68444|
|1996||3||Anantnag||GEN||Mohd. Maqbool||M||JD||117221||Taj Mohi-Ud-Din||M||INC||59137|
|1989||3||Anantnag||GEN||P.L.Handoo||M||JKN||36055||Abdul Rashid Khan||M||IND||186|
|1984||3||Anantnag||GEN||Akbar Jahan Begum||F||JKN||240973||Peer Hussan-Ud-Din||M||INC||158963|
|1980||3||Anantnag||GEN||Gh. Rasool Kochak||M||JKN||179020||Ali Mohd. Naik||M||IND||95050|
|1977||3||Anantnag||GEN||Dr. Mohd. Shafi Qureshi||M||INC||79742||Ab. Razak Mir||M||IND||71411|
|1971||3||Anantnag||GEN||Dr. Mohd. Shafi Qureshi||M||INC||150827||Peep Gulam Nabi Shah||M||IND||90434|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Anantnag Constituency
|Name of MP||Mehbooba Mufti|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party|
|Educational Qualification||Professional Graduate|
|Activities of Mehbooba Mufti in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Anantnag Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Anantnag parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Rajpura||Hom Shali Bug||Shangus||Anantnag|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015