Covering the entire district of Ramgarh and portions of the Hazaribagh district, the Hazaribagh parliamentary constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha
The district of Ramgarh was formed in 2007, by being carved out of the Hazaribagh district. While Hazaribagh has been recognized as an economically backward district, Ramgarh, which has rich coal and mineral reserves, is one of the primary industrial hubs in Jharkhand, housing some of the most significant large-scale industries of sponge iron, steel, refractory and thermal power and cement.
The district of Hazaribagh is part of the Red Corridor, as this region often faces the brunt of the whims of the Red Labels. Thus, the Hazaribagh constituency is one of the most political volatile segments of the parliament. Yashwant Sinha, former Finance Minister of India is the MP from the Hazaribagh constituency, representing the BJP. He has returned to the Hazaribagh seat for a total of 3 terms, making this parliamentary constituency much coveted and contested.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Hazaribagh Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Hazaribagh 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 Hazaribagh constituency is Shri Yashwant Sinha of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||14||Hazaribagh||GEN||Jayant Sinha||M||BJP||406931||Saurabh Narain Singh||M||INC||247803|
|2009||14||Hazaribagh||GEN||Sinha,Shri Yashwant||M||BJP||219810||Saurabh Narain Singh||M||INC||179646|
|2004||14||Hazaribagh||GEN||Bhubneshwar Prasad Mehta||M||CPI||356058||Yashwant Sinha||M||BJP||250730|
Facts about current sitting MP of Hazaribagh Constituency
|Name of MP||Jayant Sinha|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Educational Qualification||Professional Post Graduate|
|Activities of Jayant Sinha in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : This MP was appointed a minister in Nov 2014. Ministers represent the government, so we do not report their participation. Participation and attendance details for this MP are thus available only till 14th Aug, 2014.(Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Hazaribagh Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Hazaribagh parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015