The Parliamentary Constituency of Ghaziabad is one of the 80 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state of Uttar Pradesh which was formed post the 2008 Presidential notification of the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies. The Ghaziabad Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 12) has a total of 1,831,688 electorates out of which 793,799 are females and 1,037,889 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports. It presently comprises of five Vidhan Sabha segments. The administrative headquarters of Ghaziabad district is situated in the city of Ghaziabad. It is located in the western part of the state at an average elevation of 250 meters and covers a total area of 210 sq. km. Hindi and Urdu are the prevalent languages of Ghaziabad.
According to the census data of 2011, Ghaziabad has a total population of 2,358,525 of which 52% are males and 48% are females. It has a sex ratio of 860 females per 1000 males. 14% of the population is below the age of six. The city of Ghaziabad has an average literacy rate of 93.81%. It is the primary industrial, commercial and educational center of western Uttar Pradesh and is emerging as a major real estate hub due to its proximity to the national capital, New Delhi. This city has a promising number of notable schools and colleges, both government and private, that also include a number of engineering and management institutes. National Highway NH 24 passes through this city.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Ghaziabad Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Ghaziabad 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 Ghaziabad constituency is Shri Vijay Kumar Singh of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||12||Ghaziabad||GEN||Vijay Kumar Singh||M||BJP||758482||Raj Babbar||M||INC||191222|
|2009||12||Ghaziabad||GEN||Singh,Shri Rajnath||M||BJP||359637||Surendra Prakash Goel||M||INC||268956|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Ghaziabad Constituency
|Name of MP||Vijay Kumar Singh|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Activities of Vijay Kumar Singh in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||N/A|
Note : This MP is a minister. Ministers represent the government in debates, so we do not report their participation. They do not sign the attendance register, ask questions, or introduce private member bills.(Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Ghaziabad Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Ghaziabad parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015