The Parliamentary Constituency of Kaushambi is one of the 80 Lok Sabha constituencies of Uttar Pradesh which was formed post the implementation of the 2008 delimitation of parliamentary constituencies. The total number of electorates in the Kaushambi Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 50) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,391,312 of which 754,584 are males and 636,728 are females. It presently comprises of five Vidhan Sabha segments and is reserved for the SC category. The administrative headquarters of Kaushambi district is situated in the city of Manjhanpur. This district is located in the southern part of the state and is part of the Allahabad Division. It covers an area of 1,903.17 sq. km. Hindi is the official language of Kaushambi.
According to the census data of 2011, Kaushambi district has a total population of 1,599,596 of which 52% are males and 48% are females. 17% of the population is below the age of six and it has a sex ratio of 908 females per 1000 males. The average literacy of this place is 61.28% with male literacy at 72.78% and female literacy at 48.56%. Kaushambi has been declared one of India’s 250 most backward districts in 2006, making it the one of the 34 districts of Uttar Pradesh receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme. State Highways SH-94 and SH-95 pass through the district of Kaushambi and connect it to several major towns and cities.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Kaushambi Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Kaushambi 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 Kaushambi constituency is Shri Vinod Kumar Sonkar of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||50||Kaushambi||(SC)||Vinod Kumar Sonkar||M||BJP||331593||Shailendra Kumar||M||SP||288746|
|2009||50||Kaushambi||(SC)||Kumar,Shri Shailendra||M||SP||246501||Girish Chandra Pasi||M||BSP||190712|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Kaushambi Constituency
|Name of MP||Vinod Kumar Sonkar|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Activities of Vinod Kumar Sonkar 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 Kaushambi Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Kaushambi parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015