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Sikkim General(Lok Sabha) Election Results 2019 Update

Sikkim is the only parliamentary constituency of the state of Sikkim. It was formed in the year 1977 and covers all the four districts of the state. Gangtok is the largest city and the capital of Sikkim. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Sikkim Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 1) were 300,584 of which 143,222 are females and 157,362 are males. With a population of over
6,10,000, it is the country’s least populated state. About 52% of the population comprises of males and the sex ratio here is 800 females per 1,000 males.

It is a landlocked state at an average elevation of over 8,000 metres and covers a total area of 7,000 sq km. The state is bordered by the Himalayas and the highest peak of the country, Mount Kanchenjunga is located here.

Sikkim has a rich cultural diversity with a Nepali majority and is home to Bengalis and Biharis as well. The state has a 61% Hindu majority and the prevalent languages are Nepali, English, Bhutia, Gurung, Lepcha, etc. It has an average literacy rate of 69% and has a total of 1,160 schools and almost 20 colleges. Sikkim Manipal University, a famous university all over the country, is situated here. The state’s economy is highly dependent on agriculture and crops like maize, wheat, barley and tea are cultivated here. It is also the largest producer of cardamom in India. Its road network is connected to National Highways NH-31A and NH-31.

Sikkim 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.

CandidatePartyEVM VotesMigrant VotesPostal VotesTotal Votes% of VotesStatus
Indra Hang SubbaSikkim Krantikari Morcha1611430577916692247.46Winner
Dek Bahadur KatwalSikkim Democratic Front1491580533115448943.921st Runner-up
Laten Tshering SherpaBharatiya Janata Party160620510165724.712nd Runner-up
Bharat BasnettIndian National Congress392206839901.133rd Runner-up
NOTANone Of The Above225702222790.654th Runner-up
Passang Gyali SherpaIndependent194705620030.575th Runner-up
Biraj AdhikariHamro Sikkim Party194305519980.576th Runner-up
Dhiraj Kumar RaiSikkim Republican Party147902415030.437th Runner-up
Narendra AdhikariSikkim United Front607076140.178th Runner-up
Mahendra ThapaIndependent593045970.179th Runner-up
Rabin RaiAll Indians Party392043960.1110th Runner-up
Sunmaya GurungJai Maha Bharath Party377063830.1111th Runner-up

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Sikkim 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 Sikkim constituency is Shri Prem Das Rai of SDF.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
20141SikkimGENPrem Das RaiMSDF163698Tek Nath DhakalMSKM121956
20091SikkimGENRai,Shri Prem Das MSDF159351Kharananda UpretiMINC74483
20041SikkimGENNakul Das RaiMSDF153409Biraj AdhikariMINC60258
19991SikkimGENBhim Pd. DahalMSDF107828Satish Chandra RaiMSSP86466
19981SikkimGENBhim Pd. DahalMSDF102440Sanchaman SubbaMINC51611
19961SikkimGENBhim Prasad DahalMSDF124218Nar Bahadur BhandariMSSP42175
19911SikkimGENDil Kumari Bhandari (W)FSSP103970Phur Tshering LepchaMIND3759
19891SikkimGENNandu ThapaMSSP91608Dil Kumari BhandariFINC28822
1985By PollsSikkimGEND.K.Bhandari(W)FSSP Uncontested   
19841SikkimGENNar Bhadur BhandariMIND56614Pahalman SubbaMINC21327
19801SikkimGENPahal Man SubbaMSJP31750R.C. PaudyalMSCR11632
19771SikkimGENChatra Bahadur ChhetriMINC Uncontested  

*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Sikkim Constituency

Name of MP Shri Prem Das Rai
Age 64
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party Sikkim Democratic Front
Gender Male
Educational Qualification B.Tech.(Chemical), P.G.D.M. and Eisenhower Fellow
Activities of Shri Prem Das Rai in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 62
Private member bills passed 19
Questions asked 357
Attendance N/A

Note:Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.

List of Assembly Constituencies in Sikkim Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Yoksam-Tashiding (BL) Melli Shyari (BL)
Yangthang Namthang-Rateypani Martam-Rumtek (BL)
Maneybung-Dentam Temi-Namphing UpperTadong
Gyalshing-Barnyak Rangang-Yangang Arithang
Rinchenpong (BL) Tumen-Lingi (BL) Gangtok (BL)
Daramdin (BL) Khamdong-Singtam Upper Burtuk
Soreong-Chakung West Pendam (SC) Kabi Lungchuk (BL)
Salghari-Zoom (SC) Rhenock Djongu (BL)
Barfung (BL) Chujachen Lachen Mangan (BL)
Poklok-Kamrang Gnathang-Machong (BL) Sangha
Namchi-Singhithang Namcheybung

Last Updated on July 9, 2019