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Keonjhar Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014


Keonjhar Parliamentary Constituency was formed before the elections of 1957 and is one of the 21 Lok Sabha constituencies of Odisha state. The total number of electorates in the Keonjhar Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 4) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are
1,265,225 of which 644,748 are males and 620,477 are females. It is reserved for the ST and consists of seven Vidhan Sabha segments of which one is reserved for the SC category. The city of Keonjhar is also known as Kendujhar and lies in north Odisha bordered by Jharkhand, Jajpur, Dhenkanal, Sundargarh, Mayurbhanj and Bhadrak at a height of about 596 metres. Keonjhar District sprawls over an area of about 8,300 sq kms.

According to the census of 2011, the District had a population of about 18,01,733, of which the males were 906,487 and females 895,246. The average literacy rate of the District is 68% and male and female literacy rates are 78% and 58%, respectively. The languages which are prevalent here are Oriya, Bengali, Hindi and English.

The city has many prominent education centres and is an important hub of education in the region. The area is one of the primary mineral producer of the state and also has an extensive forest covers enabling the production of various products like tamarind, mushrooms, silk cocoons, etc. The National Highways NH-49 and NH-215 place the city in the midst of a well-connected road network.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Keonjhar Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Keonjhar 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 Keonjhar constituency is Shri Yashbant Narayan Singh Laguri of BJD.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
20144Keonjhar(ST)Sakuntala LaguriFBJD434471Ananta NayakMBJP277154
20094Keonjhar(ST)Laguri,Shri Yashbant Narayan Singh MBJD389104Dhanurjaya SiduMINC262620
200421Keonjhar(ST)Ananta NayakMBJP355702Nilakantha NayakMINC306493
199921Keonjhar(ST)Ananta NayakMBJP416956Yashobant Singh LaguriMINC194403
199821Keonjhar(ST)Upendranath NayakMBJP347906Madhaba SardarMINC261631
199621Keonjhar(ST)Madhaba SardarMINC279971Harihar SorenMBJP154061
199121Keonjhar(ST)Govinda Chandra MundaMJD186317Kumar MajhiMINC178923
198921Keonjhar(ST)Govind Chandra MundaMJD279226Kumar MajhiMINC152694
198421Keonjhar(ST)Harinder SorenMINC181169Govinda Chandra MundaMJNP96545
19801Keonjhar(ST)Harihar SorenMINC(I)125750Govinda MundaMJNP(S)40702
197721Keonjhar(ST)Govinda MundaMBLD113790Rahas Bihari MohapapatraMINC66045
197118Keonjhar(ST)Kumar MajhiMINC63705Bairiganjan NaikMUTC44193
196718Keonjhar(ST)G. NaikMSWA79906K. NaikMINC39082
196210KeonjharGENLaxmi Narayan Bhanja DeoMINC36336Rajballabh Mishra MGP26054
19576KeonjharGENBhanj Deo Laxmi NarayanMIND62509Banshidhar Ratha MINC22346

List of Assembly Constituencies in Keonjhar Parliamentary Constituency

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Keonjhar parliamentary constituency.

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Telkoi (ST) Ghasipura Anandapur (SC)
Patna (ST) Keonjhar (ST) Champua
Karanjia (ST)  


Last Updated on February 24, 2015



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