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Bhopal Lok Sabha Elections

The Bhopal parliamentary constituency is one of the 29 Lok Sabha seats in the state of Madhya Pradesh, situated in the central parts of India.

As per the Delimitation Commission of India’s Order of 2008, the total number of assembly constituencies which comprise the Bhopal seat is eight, out of which Berasia in the Bhopal district is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes and the others are not reserved for the marginalised sections of the society.


The Assembly Constituencies that fall in Bhopal parliamentary constituency are - Berasia (SC), Bhopal Uttar, Narela, Bhopal Dakshin-Paschim, Bhopal Madhya, Govindpura, Huzur and Sehore.

The election in this constituency will be held in the sixth phase of 2019 Lok Sabha polls on May 12. In total, the polling in the sixth phase will be held in 9 constituencies spread across seven states on May 12.

In Madhya Pradesh, the polling will be held in Dewas, Ujjain, Mandsour, Ratlam, Dhar, Indore, Khargone and Khandwa on May 12.

Alok Sanjar of BJP was elected as the Member of Lok Sabha from this seat in the 2014 polls. Sanjar secured 714178 votes and defeated P C Sharma of the INC.

In 2009 polls, Kailash Joshi of BJP had won this seat.

For the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP has nominated Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur as its candidate from the Bhopal seat. She is pitted against Congress veteran and former state chief minister Digvijaya Singh.

Madhya Pradesh had 40 Lok Sabha constituencies before the separation of Chhattisgarh in 2000. At present, there are 29 Lok Sabha constituencies including Gwalior, Guna, Chhindwara, Vidisha and Indore.

The Election Commission had on March 10 announced the dates for the 2019 Lok Sabha election. The general elections will take place in seven phases between April 11 and May 19, and the results will be declared on May 23.

Along with Lok Sabha Elections, voting will also take place in this phase for Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Odisha Assembly Elections 2019.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur BJP

Won

866482
Digvijaya Singh INC

Lost

501660
Madho Singh Ahirwar BSP

Lost

11277
Nota Nota

Lost

5430
Dr. Veena Ghanekar Rtd. Ias SPKP

Lost

3264
Ramsushil Sharma E/X/C.R.P.F SUP

Lost

2819
Lata Suryawanshi SMVP

Lost

2688
Rajesh Keer BMP

Lost

1439
Deshmukh Riyazuddin Ghayasuddin IND

Lost

1251
Raj Kumar Shakya (Kori) JAP

Lost

883
Gautam Nagdavane APOI

Lost

856
Devendra Prakash Mishra IND

Lost

854
Sunil Kumar Dodeja IND

Lost

852
Md. Iqbal Khan SIP

Lost

844
Kamlesh Dangi Thakur HND

Lost

686
Ca Pramod Bhojwani SSRD

Lost

572
Bhaurao Vithoba Fulzele BPHP

Lost

538
Abdul Tahir Ansari (Bablu) Advocate Patrkar And Samajsewak SWBI

Lost

527
Bal Ram Singh Tomar BSCP

Lost

497
Mukesh Kumar Gupta IND

Lost

485
Piyush Jain RTRP

Lost

484
J.C. Barai SUCI

Lost

479
Prabha Bharti JLP

Lost

473
Praveen Singh Thakur(Praveena Thakur) IND

Lost

456
Shrimati Hemlata Pathak SRDP

Lost

418
Mahendra Kumar IND

Lost

365
Moh. Ateek IND

Lost

331
Kamlesh Namdev IND

Lost

286
Priyanka Khare IND

Lost

278
Mahendra -Katiyar IND

Lost

265
Alok Kumar IND

Lost

215

Bhopal News

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Caught on cam: Senior IPS officer brutally thrashes wife, drags along ground in Bhopal; extra-marital affair believed to be reason behind discord

In the purported video, the police officer of Director General (DG) rank is seen dragging his wife along the ground and brutally assaulting her. Meanwhile, other staff present in his house tries to

Sep 28, 2020, 12:50 PM IST
We aim to complete Bhopal and Indore Metro Projects in next 3-4 years: CM Shivraj Chouhan

We aim to complete Bhopal and Indore Metro Projects in next 3-4 years: CM Shivraj Chouhan

The total cost of the Bhopal and Indore Metro Rail Project is Rs 14,442 crore 20 lakh, that include the cost of Rs 6941 crore 40 lakh of Bhopal Metro and Rs 7500 crore 80 lakh of Indore Metro.

Aug 21, 2020, 08:10 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh Nishad Party MLA Vijay Mishra detained by cops in Madhya Pradesh's Bhadohi

Uttar Pradesh Nishad Party MLA Vijay Mishra detained by cops in Madhya Pradesh's Bhadohi

Vijay Mishra, a Nishad Party MLA from Bhadohi's Gyanpur, was booked by the Uttar Pradesh Police along with his wife and son on a complaint of his relative, who had accused them of land grab after

Aug 15, 2020, 13:15 PM IST
Recite Hanuman Chalisa five times till August 5 to end coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, says BJP MP Pragya Thakur

Recite Hanuman Chalisa five times till August 5 to end coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, says BJP MP Pragya Thakur

Amid the rising coronavirus COVID-19 cases in the country, BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur on Saturday (July 25) said that people should recite the Hanuman Chalisa five times a day till August 5 in order

Jul 26, 2020, 06:27 AM IST
Bhopal Congress MLA Arif Masood slams Madhya Pradesh government's decision to impose lockdown during Eid ul Adha

Bhopal Congress MLA Arif Masood slams Madhya Pradesh government's decision to impose lockdown during Eid ul Adha

Congress MLA from Bhopal Central, Arif Masood, on Thursday (July 23) opposed the Madhya Pradesh government decision to impose a 10-day lockdown in the state capital. The lockdown in Bhopal will come

Jul 23, 2020, 09:57 AM IST
20 to 25 new members likely to join Shivraj Singh Chouhan ministry in Madhya Pradesh

20 to 25 new members likely to join Shivraj Singh Chouhan ministry in Madhya Pradesh

The sources said 14 to 15 BJP MLAs and around nine former Congress legislators, who joined the saffron party in March, are likely to get ministerial berths.

Jun 29, 2020, 18:19 PM IST
Father-son duo killed by neighbours after tiff in Madhya Pradesh's Tikamgarh, 17 booked

Father-son duo killed by neighbours after tiff in Madhya Pradesh's Tikamgarh, 17 booked

A 57-year-old man and his son were allegedly beaten to death with sticks by their neighbours in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh following an argument over washing of sand, police said on Sunday

Jun 28, 2020, 19:23 PM IST
88 per cent excess rainfall in Madhya Pradesh in June due to early onset of monsoon: IMD

88 per cent excess rainfall in Madhya Pradesh in June due to early onset of monsoon: IMD

Earlier, the monsoon used to reach Madhya Pradesh in the second half of June and would take time to expand its footprint in the whole state.

Jun 28, 2020, 12:43 PM IST
Congress suffers jolt ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls, 300 workers including Dinesh Girwal quit party to join BJP

Congress suffers jolt ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls, 300 workers including Dinesh Girwal quit party to join BJP

The Congress rebels were administered the oath of the party at the BJP office by Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan and BJP state president Vishnu Dutt Sharma. 

Jun 16, 2020, 14:57 PM IST
Digvijaya Singh booked for sharing edited video of Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Digvijaya Singh booked for sharing edited video of Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The complaint was registered against Congress veteran Digvijaya after leaders of the ruling BJP on June 14 submitted a complaint to the Madhya Pradesh police demanding filing of an FIR for sharing

Jun 15, 2020, 13:53 PM IST
Two cops brutally thrash man in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara, video goes viral

Two cops brutally thrash man in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara, video goes viral

The viral clip shows policemen repeatedly hitting a man on his head and neck with a stick. Even as the man falls on the ground, the policemen go on hitting him in his face.

May 24, 2020, 15:54 PM IST
Policeman assaulted in Madhya Pradesh's Tikamgarh, six arrested

Policeman assaulted in Madhya Pradesh's Tikamgarh, six arrested

Villagers in the area raised an alarm, following which more personnel were rushed to the spot.

May 12, 2020, 14:42 PM IST
Amid lockdown, Madhya Pradesh govt reshuffles 50 IAS officers

Amid lockdown, Madhya Pradesh govt reshuffles 50 IAS officers

In a major administrative reshuffle amid the lockdown, the Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 50 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers, including some additional chief secretaries,

May 10, 2020, 12:36 PM IST
Man arrested for theft, raping blind woman in Bhopal

Man arrested for theft, raping blind woman in Bhopal

The police arrested the accused and recovered stolen items from his possession.

Apr 26, 2020, 20:34 PM IST
5 ministers, including Narottam Mishra, sworn into Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Chouhan's Cabinet today

5 ministers, including Narottam Mishra, sworn into Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Chouhan's Cabinet today

The new ministers who took oath today are Narottam Mishra, Kamal Patel, Meena Singh, Tulsi Silawat and Govind Singh Rajput.

Apr 21, 2020, 12:42 PM IST
Visually impaired woman raped in MP, family stuck in Rajasthan amid lockdown

Visually impaired woman raped in MP, family stuck in Rajasthan amid lockdown

The woman, who is a bank officer, was alone at home during the incident as her husband and family have been stranded in Rajasthan due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

Apr 18, 2020, 07:09 AM IST
With 361 cases, Madhya Pradesh sets single-day record; Indore reports 245 alone

With 361 cases, Madhya Pradesh sets single-day record; Indore reports 245 alone

Madhya Pradesh recorded a huge surge in coronavirus COVID-19 infections with at least 361 cases reported on Thursday (April 16), the highest single-day figure for any state so far. Indore has

Apr 17, 2020, 08:46 AM IST
64 foreigners among 74 Tablighi event attendees booked in Madhya Pradesh

64 foreigners among 74 Tablighi event attendees booked in Madhya Pradesh

The police have also registered a case against 13 local residents, who provided shelter to them in different mosques and caused the spread of coronavirus infection

Apr 10, 2020, 19:38 PM IST

First Coronavirus death in Bhopal, death toll in Madhya Pradesh reach 14

Coronavirus death toll in Madhya Pradesh went up to 14 after a 52-year-old man died of coronavirus in Bhopal. This is the first death of a COVID-19 patient in the state capital.

Apr 06, 2020, 12:16 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly adjourned till March 26, no trust vote today

Madhya Pradesh Assembly adjourned till March 26, no trust vote today

Amidst uproar in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, the house was adjourned till March 26. Speaker NP Prajapati adjourned the house just after the governor finished his customary address. Governor Lalji

Mar 16, 2020, 12:42 PM IST