Amethi is a Lok Sabha constituency which covers the entire Amethi district and was created in 1967.
Rahul Gandhi of Indian National Congress, Smriti Irani of Bharatiya Janata Party and Afajal Varis of Bahujan Mukti Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Amethi Lok Sabha Constituency of Uttar Pradesh.
The Amethi Lok Sabha Constituency has a total of five assembly segments - Tiloi, Salon, Jagdishpur, Gauriganj and Amethi.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Amethi Lok Sabha Constituency of Uttar Pradesh.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Rahul Gandhi||Indian National Congress|
|2||Smriti Irani||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||Afajal Varis||Bahujan Mukti Party|
|4||Gopal Swaroop Gandhi||Kisan Majdoor Berojgar Sangh|
|5||Durgesh Singh||Bharat Prabhat Party|
|6||Nathu Ram||Janvadi Party(Socialist)|
|7||Prem Shankar||Moulik Adhikar Party|
|8||Pankaj Ramkumar Sing||Akhand Rashtrawadi Party|
|9||Bas Deo Maurya||Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Red Star|
|10||Ram Milan||Rashtriya Apna Dal|
|11||Ram Sidh Yadav||Manavtawadi Samaj Party|
|12||Shatrunjai Pratap Singh||Lok Gathbandhan Party|
|13||SHIV Nandan Singh||Bharatiya Sampuran Krantikari Party|
|22||Dr. U.P. Shivananda||Independent|
|23||Saritha S. Nair||Independent|
|24||Suresh Kumar Shukla||Independent|
|25||Mo. Hasan Lahari||Independent|
The election here will be conducted on May 6, 2019, as per the Phase V schedule announced by the Election Commission of India. The results would be declared on May 23.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Munda received 408,651 votes and defeated BJP candidate Smriti Irani who got 300,748 votes.