Ambala is one of the 10 parliamentary constituencies in the Northern Indian state of Haryana. 1,264,907 is the total electorate count in the Ambala Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 1). Out of these 691,750 number of electorates are males and the remaining 573,157 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest. The Ambala parliamentary constituency has been reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes. Covering more than one district, this constituency is a political landmark in the affairs of the country. This constituency covers the whole districts of Ambala and Panchkula and a majority portion of the Yamunanagar district. While two of the assembly segments belong to the Panchkula district, and three segments cover the Yamunanagar district, the remaining four assembly constituencies cover the entire district of Ambala.
While Ambala city is the administrative headquarters of the Ambala district, Panchkula city is the administrative capital of the Panchkula district. Though the region of this Lok Sabha constituency is primarily a rich agricultural region, the three districts of Ambala, Panchkula and Yamunanagar have some small scale industries, which are the primary strengths of the economy.
According to the Delimitation Commission of India instituted in 2002 which issued the Delimitation of Parliamentary and Constituencies Order of 2008, the number of assembly constituencies of the Parliamentary constituency has been numbered to nine assembly segments, out of which Mullana(SC) and Sadhaura(SC) segments are reserved for candidates of the scheduled caste categories. The district of Ambala houses a population of 11,28,359 people, as per the 2011 Census.
Quick facts for Ambala
|Assembly Constituencies ||9|
|Ruling Party|| BJP
|MP||Rattan Lal Kataria|
|No. of Electorals||691750||573157||1264907|
Ambala 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
|Rattan Lal Kataria||Bharatiya Janata Party||744438||0||2070||746508||56.72||Winner|
|Selja||Indian National Congress||403678||0||485||404163||30.71||1st Runner-up|
|Naresh Kumar||Bahujan Samaj Party||96205||0||91||96296||7.32||2nd Runner-up|
|Ram Pal||Indian National Lok Dal||19518||0||57||19575||1.49||3rd Runner-up|
|Prithvi Raj||Aam Aadmi Party||12260||0||42||12302||0.93||4th Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||7914||0||29||7943||0.6||5th Runner-up|
|Arun Kumar||Communist Party Of India||7540||0||23||7563||0.57||6th Runner-up|
|Ranjeet Singh||Independent||3740||0||2||3742||0.28||7th Runner-up|
|Beta Mam Chand Rattuwala||Independent||3265||0||5||3270||0.25||8th Runner-up|
|Jatinder Singh||Independent||2619||0||18||2637||0.2||9th Runner-up|
|Anil Kumar||Republican Party Of India (A)||2123||0||5||2128||0.16||10th Runner-up|
|Rattan Lal||Independent||1892||0||2||1894||0.14||11th Runner-up|
|Suraj Kumar||Bahujan Mukti Party||1842||0||0||1842||0.14||12th Runner-up|
|Suraj Bhan||Independent||1575||0||1||1576||0.12||13th Runner-up|
|Rajender Kumar Bhatli||Bhartiya Shakti Chetna Party||1161||0||1||1162||0.09||14th Runner-up|
|Suraj Bhan Narwal||Pragatishil Samajwadi Party (Lohia)||1072||0||0||1072||0.08||15th Runner-up|
|Varun Kumar Jaglan||Peoples Party Of India (Democratic)||948||0||1||949||0.07||16th Runner-up|
|Sandeep Singh||Aapki Apni Party (Peoples)||885||0||9||894||0.07||17th Runner-up|
|Puran Chand||Rashtriya Lokswaraj Party||719||0||0||719||0.05||18th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Ambala Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Ambala 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 Ambala constituency is Rattan Lal Kataria of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote
|2014||1||Ambala||(SC)||Rattan Lal Kataria ||M ||BJP ||612121 ||Raj Kumar Balmiki ||M ||INC ||272047|
|2009||1||Ambala||(SC)||Selja Kumari ||F||INC||322258||Rattan Lal Kataria||M||BJP||307688|
|2004||1||Ambala||(SC)||Selja Kumari||F||INC||415264||Rattan Lal Kataria||M||BJP||180329|
|1999||1||Ambala||(SC)||Rattan Lal Kataria||M||BJP||357460||Phool Chand Mullana||M||INC||232982|
|1998||1||Ambala||(SC)||Aman Kumar Nagra||M||BSP||273792||Suraj Bhan||M||BJP||270928|
|1996||1||Ambala||(SC)||Suraj Bhan||M||BJP||253555||Sher Singh||M||INC||166408|
|1991||1||Ambala||(SC)||Ram Prakash||M||INC||196406||Suraj Bhan||M||BJP||124464|
|1989||1||Ambala||(SC)||Ram Parkash||M||INC||264074||Suraj Bhan||M||BJP||241425|
|1984||1||Ambala||(SC)||Ram Prakash||M||INC||283062||Suraj Bhan||M||BJP||105710|
|1980||1||Ambala||(SC)||Suraj Bhan||M||JNP||145293||Som Nath||M||INC(I)||142998|
|1977||1||Ambala||(SC)||Suraj Bhan||M||BLD||264590||Ram Prakash||M||INC||99096|
|1971||1||Ambala||(SC)||Ram Prakash||M||INC||196709||Suraj Bhan ||M||BJS||74433|
|1967||1||Ambala||(SC)||Suraj Bhan||M||BJS||128003||P. Wati||M||INC||119303|
|1962||3||Ambala||(SC)||Chuni Lal||M||INC||121943||Jugal Kishore||M||JS||86109|
|1957||2||Ambala||(SC)||Subhdra Joshi||M||INC||317926||Tek Chand Chitkara||M||BJS||190889|
|1957||2||Ambala||(SC)||Chuni Lal||M||INC||269991||Telu Ram||M||BJS||141640|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Ambala Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Ambala parliamentary constituency.