Baghpat is one of the 80 Lok Sabha constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, formed before the elections of the year 1967 and comprises of six General Vidhan Sabha segments. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Baghpat Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 11) were 1,280,602 of which 556,270 are females and 724,332 are males. The city of Baghpat is the headquarters of the district of Baghpat and is located on the banks of Yamuna River at a distance of 70 kms from Delhi and 52 kms from the city of Meerut. The district of Baghpat covers a total area of over 1,300 sq kms and has an average elevation of 253 metres.
As per 2001 census data, Baghpat city had a population of over 36,000 of which 53% comprised of males and 47% of females. The district of Baghpat has a population of over 13,00,000 as per 2011 census data. About 13% of the total population is under the age of six and the sex ratio is 858. With an average literacy rate of 66%, the city has a male literacy rate of 82% and a female literacy of 58%. Culturally, Hindus have a 75% majority while Muslims, Buddhists, Jains and Christians also reside here. Education wise, the city houses the prominent institute of Janta Vedic College known for its courses on agriculture. Agriculture is the primary economic activity here and crops of sugarcane and wheat are cultivated here. The Delhi-Sharanpur Highway passes through this city.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Baghpat Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Baghpat 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 Baghpat constituency is Shri Dr. Satya Pal Singh of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||11||Baghpat||GEN||Dr. Satya Pal Singh||M||BJP||423475||Ghulam Mohammed||M||SP||213609|
|2009||11||Baghpat||GEN||Ajit Singh||M||RLD||238638||Mukesh Sharma||M||BSP||175611|
|2004||77||Baghpat||GEN||Ajit Singh||M||RLD||353181||Aulad Ali||M||BSP||132543|
|1996||81||Baghpat||GEN||Ajit Singh||M||INC||348600||Mukhia Gurjar||M||SP||149709|
|1991||81||Baghpat||GEN||Ajit Singh||M||JD||288742||Zile Singh||M||INC||91634|
|1989||81||Baghpat||GEN||Ajit Singh||M||JD||400053||Mahesh Sharma||M||INC||155406|
|1984||81||Baghpat||GEN||Charan Singh||M||LKD||253463||Mahesh Chand||M||INC||167789|
|1980||81||Baghpat||GEN||Charan Singh||M||JNP(S)||323077||Ram Chandra Vikal||M||INC(I)||157956|
|1977||81||Baghpat||GEN||Chaudhari Charan Singh||M||BLD||286301||Ram Chandra Vikal||M||INC||164763|
|1971||81||Baghpat||GEN||Ram Chandra Vikal||M||INC||170270||Raghuvir Singh||M||BKD||122660|
|1967||81||Baghpat||GEN||R.S. Shastri||M||IND||154518||K.C. Sharma||M||INC||66960|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Baghpat Constituency
|Name of MP||Satya Pal Singh|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Activities of Satya Pal Singh 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 Baghpat Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Baghpat parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015