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Kangra Lok Sabha Elections

Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 4 Lok Sabha constituencies in the Northern state of Himachal Pradesh and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on the last phase of elections being held on May 19.

Voting for Lok Sabha election will be held in a single phase in all the constituencies and counting will be held on May 23.

Kangra constituency covers 17 assembly segments – Churah, Chamba, Dalhousie, Bhattiyat, Nurpur, Indora, Fatehpur, Jawali, Jawalamukhi, Jaisinghpur, Sullah, Nagrota, Kangra, Shahpur, Dharamshala, Palampur and Baijnath.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Shanta Kumar of the Bharatiya Janata Party – won by getting a margin of over 1.70 lakh votes. He had defeated Chander Kumar of the Indian National Congress. Shanta Kumar had secured 456163 votes while Chander Kumar got 286091 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 63.56 percent across 1796 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Dr. Rajan Sushant of the Aam Aadmi Party and Lal Hussain of the Bahujan Samaj Party.

In the year 2009 Dr. Rajan Sushant Thakur of the BJP managed to secure his winning position by getting just over 20 thousand votes against Chander Kumar of the INC. While Thakur got 322254 seats, Kumar secured 301475 seats.

Other members in the fray were Narinder Singh Pathania of the BSP and Roshan Lal who was an Independent candidate.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Kishan Kapoor BJP

Won

725218
Pawan Kajal INC

Lost

247595
Nota NOTA

Lost

11327
Dr. Kehar Singh BSP

Lost

8866
Dr. Sanjiv Guleria IND

Lost

4573
Prem Chand Vishvakarma NED

Lost

2371
Bhachan Singh Rana IND

Lost

2240
Nisha Katoch IND

Lost

1398
Subhash Chand HJKP

Lost

970
Dr. Swaroop Singh Rana SWMP

Lost

959
Col. Narinder Pathania IND

Lost

908
Chander Bhan IND

Lost

564

Kangra News

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP sweeping Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP sweeping Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

The BJP won all the nine seats in both Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

May 23, 2019, 07:30 AM IST
Rain lashes several parts of Himachal Pradesh, mercury dips

Rain lashes several parts of Himachal Pradesh, mercury dips

The weatherman also issued 'yellow' weather warning of thunderstorm accompanied by hailstorm and gusty winds for Friday.

May 16, 2019, 23:00 PM IST
Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency of Himachal Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency of Himachal Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency of Himachal Pradesh.

May 02, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency

Kangra Lok Sabha Constituency

Kangra constituency covers 17 assembly segments.

Apr 29, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Dengue: 100 cases in Himachal's Kangra reported, ASHA workers sensitising people

Dengue: 100 cases in Himachal's Kangra reported, ASHA workers sensitising people

At least 100 cases of Dengue have been registered in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district till Wednesday. 

Oct 11, 2018, 23:13 PM IST
IAF Squadron Leader Meet Kumar, killed in MiG 21 crash, felt like God when flying the fighter jet

IAF Squadron Leader Meet Kumar, killed in MiG 21 crash, felt like God when flying the fighter jet

Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jet pilot Meet Kumar died on Wednesday after a MiG-21 aircraft crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district.

Jul 18, 2018, 23:29 PM IST
Defence Minister expresses grief after fighter pilot dies in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash

Defence Minister expresses grief after fighter pilot dies in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash

A MiG-21 fighter aircraft, earlier in the day, crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district.

Jul 18, 2018, 19:39 PM IST
Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

The pilot of the MiG-21 aircraft, which crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, has died in the crash. 

Jul 18, 2018, 13:58 PM IST
Himachal bus accident: How a brave 10-year-old turned hero and saved many

Himachal bus accident: How a brave 10-year-old turned hero and saved many

A pall of gloom descended in the area as wailing parents broke down in grief while identifying bodies of the deceased children. 

Apr 10, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP leader Mulkh Raj wins from Baijnath constituency

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP leader Mulkh Raj wins from Baijnath constituency

BJP leader Mulkh Raj won from the Baijnath constituency by defeating Congress' Kishori Lal.

Dec 12, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Congress candidate Ashish Butail wins from Palampur

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Congress candidate Ashish Butail wins from Palampur

Congress candidate Ashish Butail wins from Palampur by defeating BJP's Indu Goswami

Dec 12, 2017, 14:51 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP leader Kishan Kapoor wins from Dharamshala

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP leader Kishan Kapoor wins from Dharamshala

Himachal Pradesh went to polls in a single-phase on November 9, 2017. The hill state has 68 constituencies.

Dec 12, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Sarveen Choudhary wins from Shahpur

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Sarveen Choudhary wins from Shahpur

Himachal Pradesh went to polls in a single-phase on November 9, 2017. The hill state has 68 constituencies.  

Dec 12, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Congress candidate Pawan Kumar Kajal wins from Kangra

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Congress candidate Pawan Kumar Kajal wins from Kangra

Congress candidate Pawan Kumar Kajal wins from Kangra by defeating BJP' Sanjay Chaudhary.

Dec 12, 2017, 14:47 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Nagrota, Kangra

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: Nagrota, Kangra

BJP leader Arun Kumar wins from Nagrota by defeating Congress candidate GS Bali.

Dec 12, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Vipin Singh Parmar wins from Sullah

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Vipin Singh Parmar wins from Sullah

Sullah constituency came into existence in 2008.

Dec 12, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Cold wave sweeps Himachal Pradesh, Shimla records 7.5 degrees celsius

Cold wave sweeps Himachal Pradesh, Shimla records 7.5 degrees celsius

Cold continued to grip the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday, with Keylong recording a minimum temperature of minus 4.1 degrees Celsius. 

Nov 28, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi calls Congress 'termites', asks Himachal to finish the party

PM Narendra Modi calls Congress 'termites', asks Himachal to finish the party

Modi exhorted the Himachal people to finish Congress by handing over the three-fourths majority to the BJP in the upcoming election.

Nov 04, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Congress is looking for rebels in other parties, says PM Modi in HP poll rally

Congress is looking for rebels in other parties, says PM Modi in HP poll rally

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a public rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh. 

Nov 04, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Himachal polls: PM Narendra Modi to address rallies at Kangra, Mandi

Himachal polls: PM Narendra Modi to address rallies at Kangra, Mandi

With Assembly polls round the corner in Himachal Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi have packed programmes in the state.

Nov 04, 2017, 08:19 AM IST