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Bhadohi Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014

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One of the 80 constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, Bhadohi Lok Sabha Constituency was formed after the delimitation of assemblies in 2008. The total number of electorates in the Bhadohi Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 78) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,519,449 of which 828,824 are males and 690,625 are females. It has five Vidhan Sabha segments with one being reserved for the SC category. The city of Bhadohi belongs to the Sant Ravidas Nagar District and is called the "Carpet City"being home to South Asia’s largest hand-knit carpet producing industry. It even has Asia's only carpet and textile technology institute, Institute of Carpet Technology. It has an average height of 85 m and is 45 km from Varanasi and 80 km from Allahabad.

According to the census data of 2001, it houses over 74,439 people and 53% of the population is male whereas 47% is female. 18% of the population is below the age of six and the sex ratio is 950 females per 1000 males. The average literacy rate is 90% with male and female literacy being 94% and 86% respectively. Hindus have a 53% majority closely followed by 45% of Muslims. It has basic educational facilities with a handful of schools and colleges. Apart from carpet weaving, the city is well known for Banarasi Sarees and basketry. NH-2 passes through the district.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Bhadohi 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 Bhadohi constituency is Shri Virendra Singh of BJP.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinner/Current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201478BhadohiGENVirendra SinghMBJP403544Rakesh Dhar TripathiMBSP245505
200978BhadohiGENPandey,Shri Gorakh Nath MBSP195808Chhotelal BindMSP182845


*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Bhadohi Constituency

Name of MP Shri Virendra Singh
Age 62
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Gender Male
Educational Qualification B.A.
Activities of Shri Virendra Singh in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 25
Private member bills passed 2
Questions asked 10
Attendance N/A

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



List of Assembly Constituencies in Bhadohi Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
PratappurHandiaBhadohi
GyanpurAurai (SC)

Last Updated on February 24, 2015


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