Covering the entire district of East Singhbhum is the parliamentary constituency of Jamshedpur. This important constituency is one of the 14 which elong to the state of Jharkhand in the eastern region of the country. The Jamshedpur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 9) consists of 1,380,279 number of electorates in totality, of these 725,926 are males and 654,353 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. The Jamshedpur Lok Sabha seat is reserved for candidates who represent the Scheduled Tribes in this region.
With the city of Jamshedpur as its administrative headquarters, the district of East Singhbhum is part of the Red Corridor, as this region is heavily infested with Naxals and Maoists, who hinder social and economic stability of this region. Six assembly constituencies make up Jamshedpur, lying within the geographic boundaries of the East Singhbhum district. Out of these, Jugsalai, Potka and Ghatshila are reserved for SC and ST candidates. Known as the Steel City of India, the city of Jamshedpur in particular and the East Singhbhum district in particular, are home to some of the large-scale industries dealing with refining and production of mineral products and steel. Nonetheless, this district of East Singhbhum has been identified as economically backward, and is thus thereby granted special aid under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme.
Jamshedpur 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
|Bidyut Baran Mahato||Bharatiya Janata Party||678984||0||648||679632||59.4||Winner|
|Champai Soren||Jharkhand Mukti Morcha||377352||0||190||377542||33||1st Runner-up|
|Anjana Mahata||All India Trinamool Congress||9518||0||24||9542||0.83||2nd Runner-up|
|Surya Singh Besra||Jharkhand People'S Party||9280||0||8||9288||0.81||3rd Runner-up|
|Shekh Akhir Uddin||Jharkhand Party (Naren)||7665||0||0||7665||0.67||4th Runner-up|
|Angad Mahato||Amra Bangalee||6664||0||1||6665||0.58||5th Runner-up|
|Sabita Kaivarto||Aihra National Party||6270||0||2||6272||0.55||6th Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||5802||0||11||5813||0.51||7th Runner-up|
|Subrat Kumar Pradhan||Ambedkarite Party Of India||4848||0||2||4850||0.42||8th Runner-up|
|Ranjit Kumar Singh||Jharkhand Party||4625||0||5||4630||0.4||9th Runner-up|
|Mubin Khan||Independent||3969||0||0||3969||0.35||10th Runner-up|
|Deepak Kumar Giri||Independent||3518||0||0||3518||0.31||11th Runner-up|
|Ashraf Hussain||Bahujan Samaj Party||3350||0||9||3359||0.29||12th Runner-up|
|Rakesh Kumar||Independent||3239||0||0||3239||0.28||13th Runner-up|
|Mahesh Kumar||Right To Recall Party||2481||0||0||2481||0.22||14th Runner-up|
|Panmani Singh||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)||2470||0||1||2471||0.22||15th Runner-up|
|Asit Kumar Singh||Independent||2365||0||1||2366||0.21||16th Runner-up|
|Malay Kumar Mahato||Communist Party Of India (Marxist-Leninist) Red Star||1873||0||1||1874||0.16||17th Runner-up|
|Asjadullah Imran||Bharat Prabhat Party||1788||0||1||1789||0.16||18th Runner-up|
|Chandra Shekhar Mahato||Peoples Party Of India (Democratic)||1585||0||2||1587||0.14||19th Runner-up|
|Dinesh Mahato||Independent||1524||0||0||1524||0.13||20th Runner-up|
|Shailesh Kumar Singh||Independent||1495||0||1||1496||0.13||21th Runner-up|
|Qamar Raza Khan||Bhartiya Panchyat Party||1463||0||0||1463||0.13||22th Runner-up|
|Sarita Anand||Independent||1189||0||2||1191||0.1||23th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Jamshedpur Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Jamshedpur 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 Jamshedpur constituency is >Bidyut Baran Mahato of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||9||Jamshedpur||GEN||Bidyut Baran Mahato ||M ||BJP ||464153 ||Ajay Kumar ||M ||JVM(P) ||364277|
|2011||Bye Pol||Jamshedpur||GEN||Ajay Kumar||M||J.V.M (P)||276582||D. Goswami||M||BJP||120856|
|2009||9||Jamshedpur||GEN||Kumar,Dr. (Shri) Ajay ||M||JVM||319620||Suman Mahato||M||JMM||199957|
|2007||Bye Pol||Jamshedpur||GEN||Suman Mahato||F||JMM||293003||Dinesh Ku Sharangi ||M||BJP||234189|
|2004||9||Jamshedpur||GEN||Sunil Kumar Mahato||M||JMM||396056||Abha Mahto||M||BJP||290423|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Jamshedpur Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Jamshedpur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Baharagora||Potka (ST)||Jamshedpur East|
|Ghatsila (ST)||Jugsalai (SC)||Jamshedpur West|
Last Updated on June 27, 2020