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Kanpur Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014

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Kanpur Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election Results

Table showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Kanpur.

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2014 BJP WinnerM.M.Joshi 474712
2014 INC Runner UpSriprakash Jaiswal 251766
YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2009 INCWinnerJaiswal,Shri Sriprakash 214988

One of the 80 constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, Kanpur covers the urban area of the Kanpur district. The Kanpur Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 43) has a total of 1,390,055 electorates out of which 617,664 are females and 772,391 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports. Formed prior to 1951 constituency elections, this constituency currently comprises of five Vidhan Sabha segments and has a total number of 1,376,332 voters. It is the headquarters of the Kanpur District and belongs to the Kanpur Division. The city of Kanpur, nicknamed as the "Leather City", has an elevation of 126 m and spreads over an area of 605 sq km. The total population of the urban agglomeration of Kanpur is over 2,920,000 of which about 1,585,000 are males and about 1,335,000 are females. It has a sex ratio of 842 females per 1000 males. Hindi is the official and the most widely spoken language while English, Punjabi and Urdu are prevalent as well. Muslims hold a 75% majority here.

With an average literacy rate of 70.36%, Mathura has a male literacy rate of 71.92% and a female literacy rate of 60.25%. Several world renowned institutions are located here including IIT Kanpur and Harcourt Butler Technological Institute. One of the largest leather producers and exporters, Kanpur also has textile, chemical and many other industries. National Highways NH-2, NH-25, NH-86 and NH-91 connect Kanpur to a large road network with several major cities all over the country.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Kanpur 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 Kanpur constituency is Dr.Murli Manohar Joshi of BJP.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinner/Current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201443KanpurGENDr.Murli Manohar JoshiMBJP474712Sriprakash JaiswalMINC251766
200943KanpurGENJaiswal,Shri Sriprakash MINC214988Sukhda MishraMBJP196082
200461KanpurGENShriprakash JaiswalMINC211109Satya Dev PachauriMBJP205471
199965KanpurGENSriprakash JaiswalMINC293610Jagat Veer Singh DroneMBJP259151
199865KanpurGENJagat Veer Singh DronMBJP335996Surendra Mohan AgarwalMSP199987
199665KanpurGENJagatveer Singh DronMBJP297550Subhashini AliMCPM146460
199165KanpurGENJagatveer Singh BronMBJP193275R.N. PathakMINC79654
198965KanpurGENSubhashini AliFCPM174438Jagat Vir SinghMBJP117851
198465KanpurGENNaresh Chandra ChaturvediMINC214160Sayed ShahabuddinMJNP76791
198065KanpurGENArif Mohammad KhanMINC(I)163230Maqbool Husain KureshiMJNP88049
197765KanpurGENManohar LalMBLD269629Naresh Chandra ChaturvediMINC95340
197165KanpurGENS. M. BanerjeeMIND148845Babu Ram Shukla MBJS59646
196765KanpurGENS.M. BanerjiMIND77882G. DuttMINC71365
196265KanpurGENS. M. BanerjeeMIND139039Bejoy Kumar Sinha MINC80934
195734KanpurGENS. M. BanerjeeMIND87612Surya Prasad AwasthiMINC70988

*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Kanpur Constituency

Name of MP Murli Manohar Joshi
Age 81
Nature of Membership Elected
Term 18-May-14 to In office
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Gender Male
Educational Qualification Doctorate
Activities of Murli Manohar Joshi in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 0
Private member bills passed 0
Questions asked 0
Attendance 91%
Elections.in Verdict

Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)

List of Assembly Constituencies in Kanpur Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Govind Nagar SishamauArya Nagar
Kidwai NagarKanpur Cantonment

Last Updated on February 24, 2015

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