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.
Madhya Pradesh, which recorded 64.01 percent turnout, saw several heavyweights contesting the polls.
Digvijaya Singh of Indian National Congress, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur of Bharatiya Janata Party and Madho Singh Ahirwar of Bahujan Samaj Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency of Madhya Pradesh.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency of Madhya Pradesh.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||DIGVIJAYA SINGH||Indian National Congress|
|2||SADHVI PRAGYA SINGH THAKUR||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||MADHO SINGH AHIRWAR||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||ABDUL TAHIR ANSARI (BABLU) ADVOCATE PATRKAR AND SAMAJSEWAK||Swarnim Bharat Inquilab|
|5||MD. IQBAL KHAN||Smart Indians Party|
|6||KAMLESH DANGI THAKUR||Hindusthan Nirman Dal|
|7||GAUTAM NAGDAVANE||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|8||PIYUSH JAIN||Right to Recall Party|
|9||PRABHA BHARTI||Jai Lok Party|
|10||CA PRAMOD BHOJWANI||Sanatan Sanskriti Raksha Dal|
|11||J.C. BARAI||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
|12||BAL RAM SINGH TOMAR||Bhartiya Shakti Chetna Party|
|13||BHAURAO VITHOBA FULZELE||Bharat Prabhat Party|
|14||RAJ KUMAR SHAKYA (KORI)||Jan Adhikar Party|
|15||RAJESH KEER||Bahujan Mukti Party|
|16||RAMSUSHIL SHARMA E/X/ C.R.P.F.||Samagra Utthan Party|
|17||LATA SURYAWANSHI||Samta Vikas Party|
|18||DR. VEENA GHANEKAR Rtd. IAS||Sapaks Party|
|19||SHRIMATI HEMLATA PATHAK||Sarvadharam Party (Madhya Pradesh)|
|23||DEVENDRA PRAKASH MISHRA||Independent|
|24||PRAVEEN SINGH THAKUR (PRAVEENA THAKUR)||Independent|
|28||MUKESH KUMAR GUPTA||Independent|
|29||DESHMUKH RIYAZUDDIN GHAYASUDDIN||Independent|
|30||SUNIL KUMAR DODEJA||Independent|
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 was held in the sixth phase of 2019 Lok Sabha polls on May 12. The counting of votes will be held on May 23.
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.