The Korba Lok Sabha seat came into existence in 2008 and contested its first Lok Sabha elections immediately the year after. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Korba Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 4) were 1,276,443 of which 616,702 are females and 659,741 are males. The Korba constituency is one of the 11 parliamentary constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and plays a prominent role in the political affairs of the state.
A Congress vote bank bastion, this parliamentary constituency is made up of eight assembly constituencies that comprise the Korba parliamentary constituency. Out of these, four segments, namely Bharatpur-Sonhat, Marwahi, Rampur and Pali-Tanakhar are reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled tribes.
The Korba constituency is spread over more than one district, as the assembly segments are scattered over many regions. While the Koriya district's regions of Bharatpur-Sonhat, Manendragarh and Baikunthpur assembly segments fall within this constituency, the Korba district's Rampur, Korba, Katghora and Pali-Tanakhar segments are in this constituency. Marwahi assembly constituency is part of the Bilaspur district.
The Korba parliamentary constituency is known for its rich coal mines, such as Dipka area, Kusmunda area and Gevra area, which supports the main economic base in the constituency. The Korba city is the main administrative seat of the Korba district, besides being its municipal corporation. According to the Census of India 2011, Korba has a population of 12,06,640 people.
Korba Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
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.
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status|
|Jyotsna Charandas Mahant||Indian National Congress||522771||0||639||523410||46.03||Winner|
|Jyoti Nand Dubey||Bharatiya Janata Party||495960||0||1101||497061||43.72||1st Runner-up|
|Tuleshwar Hirasingh Markam||Gondvana Gantantra Party||37371||0||46||37417||3.29||2nd Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||19292||0||13||19305||1.7||3rd Runner-up|
|Parmit Singh||Bahujan Samaj Party||15841||0||39||15880||1.4||4th Runner-up|
|Lakhan Lal Dewangan||Independent||13694||0||1||13695||1.2||5th Runner-up|
|Ramdayal Uraon||Independent||6795||0||6||6801||0.6||6th Runner-up|
|Pramod Kumar Sharma||Independent||4797||0||1||4798||0.42||7th Runner-up|
|Chandra Bhushan Kanwar Adhivakta L L M||Ambedkarite Party Of India||3955||0||10||3965||0.35||8th Runner-up|
|Deepak Sahu||Independent||3700||0||3||3703||0.33||9th Runner-up|
|Rajesh Pandey||Bharat Bhoomi Party||3084||0||1||3085||0.27||10th Runner-up|
|Suman Lal Khande||Rashtriya Jansabha Party||2982||0||5||2987||0.26||11th Runner-up|
|Lilambar Singh||Bhartiya Tribal Party||2910||0||0||2910||0.26||12th Runner-up|
|Raj Kumar Yadav||Bhartiya Panchyat Party||1984||0||2||1986||0.17||13th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Korba Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Korba 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 Korba constituency is Dr. Banshilal Mahto of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||4||Korba||GEN||Dr. Banshilal Mahto ||M ||BJP ||439002 ||Charan Das Mahant ||M ||INC ||434737|
|2009||4||Korba||GEN||Mahant,Dr. Charan Das ||M||INC||314616||Karuna Shukla||M||BJP||273216|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Korba Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Korba parliamentary constituency.
Last Updated on March 20, 2020