Jhargram Parliamentary Constituency is one of the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies of West Bengal state, formed in 1962 and has seven segments. 1,241,574 is the total electorate count in the Jhargram Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 33). Out of these 632,706 number of electorates are males and the remaining 608,868 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest. It is reserved for ST category and has 1,241,600 voters. The city of Jhargram lies in the Paschim Medinipur District about 200 km from the city of Kolkata. It has an average elevation of 81 m and covers a total area of about 10 sq km. According to India Census 2001, the town has a population of over 53,000 with 11% being under 6 years old. Males constitute 51% of the population, females comprise 49% and the city has a sex ratio of 960 females for every 1000 males. It is mostly a Bengali Hindu community.
Bengali, Urdu, Hindi and English are the languages prevalent in the city. It has an average literacy rate of 80% with male literacy at 86% and female literacy at 76%. A number of schools and colleges with facilities for education in Hindi, Bengali and English are available. Economically, Palghar is mostly an agro based economy and is one of the backward regions of the state. National Highways NH-6, NH-33, NH-60 and NH-5 connect it to several major towns and cities in and around the area.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Jhargram Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Jhargram 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 Jhargram constituency is Uma Saren of CPM.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Uma Saren||F||AITC||674504||Dr. Pulin Bihari Baske||M||CPM||326621|
|2009||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Baske,Dr. Pulin Bihari||M||CPM||545231||Amrit Hansda||M||INC||252886|
|2004||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Rupchand Murmu||M||CPM||509045||Nityananda Hembram||M||AITC||157702|
|1999||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Rupchand Murmu||M||CPM||402325||Dakhin Murmu||M||AITC||293644|
|1998||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Murmu Rupchand||M||CPM||455625||Samay Mandi||M||WBTC||168437|
|1996||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Rupchand Murmu||M||CPM||485498||Subodh Hansda||M||INC||138234|
|1991||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Rupchand Murmu||M||CPM||375760||Amiya Kisku||M||JKP||223453|
|1989||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Matilal Hansda||M||CPM||397944||Panchanan Hansda||M||INC||167046|
|1984||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Motilal Hansda||M||CPM||290454||Amiya Kumar Kisku||M||INC||215212|
|1980||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Hasada Matilal||M||CPM||257936||Tushar Tudu||M||INC(I)||159767|
|1977||33||Jhargram||(ST)||Jadunath Kisku||M||CPM||159433||Amiya Kumar Kisku||M||INC||111838|
|1971||31||Jhargram||(ST)||Amiya Kumar Kisku||M||INC||102762||Jadu Nath Kisku||M||CPM||88069|
|1967||31||Jhargram||(ST)||A. K. Kisku.||M||BAC||160399||S. C. Hansda||M||INC||114633|
|1962||28||Jhargram||(ST)||Subodh Hansda||M||INC||101784||Gopinath Saren||M||CPI||56425|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Jhargram Constituency
|Name of MP||Uma Saren|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||All India Trinamool Congress|
|Educational Qualification||Professional Graduate|
|Activities of Uma Saren 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 Jhargram Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Jhargram parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015