Sitapur Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 30
Total electors: 15,50,263
Female electors: 7,12,282
Male electors: 8,37,981
Assembly Constituencies: Biswan, Laharpur, Mahmoodabad, Sevata, Sitapur
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: The Bahujan Samaj Party has won the seat thrice since the 1999 elections. BJP’s Rajesh Verma is the incumbent MP from the constituency. He won the seat twice before on a BSP ticket. In 2009, Kaisar Jahan won the seat on a BSP ticket.
Demographics: Pasi, a sub-caste within the Dalit community, has a considerable presence in this constituency. Kurmis an OBC community, also have influenced elections in this constituency. Moreover, approximately 25 percent of the total electorate is Muslim.
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Updated Date: May 24, 2019 15:12:30 IST