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Arunachal West Parliamentary Constituency Election and Results Update


In 2009 Election Results the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.

In 2014 Election Results the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.

In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election , armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.

Arunachal West Lok Sabha Election Results 2019

Winner
PartyTotal Votes% of VotesRunner-UpPartyTotal Votes% of Votes
Kiren RijijuBharatiya Janata Party22579663.02Nabam TukiIndian National Congress5095314.22


One of the two Lok Sabha constituencies which belong to the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh is the parliamentary constituency of Arunachal West. The Arunachal West Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 1) consists of 433,368 number of electorates in totality, of these 215,516 are males and 217,852 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests.

Comprising 33 assembly segments which make up this Lok Sabha constituency, Arunachal West has primarily remained a vote bank of the Congress, although both the BJP and the Arunachal Congress have won this seat in one general election each. A total of eight districts together form this Lok Sabha seat of Arunachal West, as per the 2008 implementation of the delimitation of the parliamentary constituencies. These eight districts are: West Kameng, East Kameng, Papum Pare, Tawang, West Siang, Upper Subansiri, Lower Subansiri and Kurung Kumey. The most popular leader in this constituency of Arunachal West was Prem Khandu Thungan of the Congress, who was elected as MP for four successive Lok Sabha sessions, from 1980 to 1991.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Arunachal West 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 Arunachal West constituency is Kiren Rijiju of BJP.

Year PC No. PC Name Category WinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
20141Arunachal West(ST)Kiren Rijiju M BJP 169367 Takam Sanjoy M INC 127629
20091Arunachal West(ST)Takam Sanjoy,Shri MINC140443Kiren RijijuMBJP139129
20041Arunachal WestGENKhiren RijijuMBJP123951Kamen RinguMAC76527
19991Arunachal WestGENJarbom GamlinMINC131483Omak ApangMAC70760
19981Arunachal WestGENOmak ApangMAC104041Jarbom GamlinMINC58936
19961Arunachal WestGENTomo RibaMIND88718P.K. ThungonMINC49102
19911Arunachal WestGENPrem Khandu ThungonMINC103249Kamen RinguMJD35668
19891Arunachal WestGENPrem Khandu ThungonMINC63247Tomo RibaMPPA55501
19841Arunachal WestGENP.K.ThangonMINC56219Tomo RibaMPPA55758
19801Arunachal WestGENPrem Khandu ThungonMINC(I)41736Kuru HasangMPPA37381
19771Arunachal WestGENRinchin Khandu KhimreMINC Uncontested


List of Assembly Constituencies in Arunachal West Parliamentary Constituency

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




Last Updated on March 23, 2020
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