Varanasi is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in of Uttar Pradesh and is located in Central India. Varanasi Lok Sabha seat is unreserved.
It is a rural constituency with an approximate literacy rate of 77.01%. In 2014, there were 1766487 voters of which 985395 were male and 781000 were female and 92 voters of the third gender. Varanasi has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 10.11% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.73%.
Narendra Modi of BJP (Alliance: NDA) won in this seat defeating AAP. BJP polled 5,81,022 of the total of 10,30,685 votes polled. BJP won the seat in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections was 58.35%.