Raigarh Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Winner||Party||Total Votes||% of Votes||Runner-Up||Party||Total Votes||% of Votes|
|Gomati Sai||Bharatiya Janata Party||658335||48.76||Laljeet Singh Rathia||Indian National Congress||592308||43.87|
Raigarh is one of the 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Chhattisgarh. The total number of electorates in the Raigarh Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 2) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,431,742 of which 722,682 are males and 709,060 are females. Also popularly known as the “Cultural Capital of Chhattisgarh”, the Raigarh constituency is one of the most politically significant constituencies in this Maoism-infected central Indian state.
It is reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes. The constituency covers more than one district, as its assembly segments are scattered over many regions. The districts covered are Jashpur and Raigarh. While Jashpur Nagar, Kunkuri and Pathalgaon together are part of the Jashpur district, Lailunga, Raigarh, Sarangarh, Kharsia and Dharamjaigarh assembly segments cover the Raigarh district together. Out of the eight Assembly constituencies comprising Raigarh, all except Raigarh and Kharsia are reserved for candidates belong to the backward sections of the society. Although Jashpur remained a part of Raigarh District till some years back, today it is a separate district in the state. The total number of voters in the constituency, according to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, is 935,746. One of the primary reasons for rapid development of this constituency is a strong economic base, built on a growing industrial sector. The Raigarh parliamentary constituency is not only one of the major producers of steel in the region, but also houses one of the oldest jute mills in the country, which provides employment to lakhs of people. Many power plants are also located in this constituency.
Raigarh 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|
|Gomati Sai||Bharatiya Janata Party||656939||0||1396||658335||48.76||Winner|
|Laljeet Singh Rathia||Indian National Congress||590690||0||1618||592308||43.87||1st Runner-up|
|Innocent Kujur||Bahujan Samaj Party||26491||0||105||26596||1.97||2nd Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||15720||0||9||15729||1.17||3rd Runner-up|
|Prakash Kumar Uranw||Independent||10157||0||5||10162||0.75||4th Runner-up|
|Naval Kishor Rathia||Independent||9556||0||4||9560||0.71||5th Runner-up|
|Amrit Tirkey||Pragatishil Samajwadi Party (Lohia)||8847||0||40||8887||0.66||6th Runner-up|
|Tarika Tarangini Uraon||Independent||5697||0||16||5713||0.42||7th Runner-up|
|Tejram Sidar||Independent||5655||0||1||5656||0.42||8th Runner-up|
|Ravishankar Sidar||Ambedkarite Party Of India||3999||0||7||4006||0.3||9th Runner-up|
|Vijay Lakara||Shivsena||3339||0||8||3347||0.25||10th Runner-up|
|Vir Kumar Tigga||Bahujan Mukti Party||2829||0||6||2835||0.21||11th Runner-up|
|Kripashankar Bhagat||Bhartiya Tribal Party||2568||0||23||2591||0.19||12th Runner-up|
|Jai Singh Sidar||Gondvana Gantantra Party||2533||0||12||2545||0.19||13th Runner-up|
|Jyoti Bhagat||Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Party||1843||0||11||1854||0.14||14th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Raigarh Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Raigarh 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 Raigarh constituency is Shri Vishnu Deo Sai of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||2||Raigarh||(ST)||Vishnu Deo Sai ||M ||BJP ||662478 ||Arti Singh ||M ||INC ||445728|
|2009||2||Raigarh||(ST)||Sai,Shri Vishnu Deo ||M||BJP||443948||Hridayaram Rathiya||M||INC||149111|
|2004||2||Raigarh||(ST)||Vishnudeo Sai||M||BJP||329057||Rampukar Singh||M||INC||254814|
|1999||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Vishnudeo Sai||M||BJP||276244||Pushpa Devi Singh||M||INC||270471|
|1998||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Ajit Jogi||M||INC||325112||Nandkumar Sai||M||BJP||320730|
|1996||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Nand Kumar Sai||M||BJP||261080||Pushpa Devi Singh||F||INC||251882|
|1991||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Pushpadevi Singh (W)||F||INC||194080||Nand Kumar Sai||M||BJP||138266|
|1989||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Nand Kumar Sai||M||BJP||218587||Pushpa Devi||F||INC||197577|
|1984||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Pushpa Devi||F||INC||216777||Nand Kumar Sai ||M||BJP||103986|
|1980||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Pushpa Devi Singh||F||INC(I)||137129||Narhari Prasad Sai||M||JNP||56034|
|1977||13||Raigarh||(ST)||Narhari Prasad Sukhdeo Sai||M||BLD||116574||Ummed Singh||M||INC||96762|
|1971||11||Raigarh||(ST)||Umedsingh||M||INC||101686||Laljitsingh Daljitsingh ||M||BJS||74031|
|1962||11||Raigarh||GEN||Raja Vijaya Bhusan Singh Deo||M||RRP||56991||Chandrachud Prasad Singh Deo ||M||INC||47874|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Raigarh Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Raigarh parliamentary constituency.
Last Updated on June 25, 2020