Korba is one of 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and will cast vote in the third phase of the election this year - on April 23. The result will be out on May 23.
Jyoti Nand Dubey of Bharatiya Janata Party, Jyotsna Charandas Mahant of Indian National Congress and Parmit Singh of Bahujan Samaj Party are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Korba Lok Sabha constituency in Chhattisgarh.
Korba Lok Sabha constituency comprises of eight assembly segments - Bharatpur-Sonhat (ST), Manendragarh, Baikunthpur, Rampur (ST), Korba, Katghora, Pali-Tanakhar (ST) and Marwahi (ST).
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||JYOTI NAND DUBEY||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|2||JYOTSNA CHARANDAS MAHANT||Indian National Congress|
|3||PARMIT SINGH||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||CHANDRA BHUSHAN KANWAR ADHIVAKTA L L M||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|5||TULESHWAR HIRASINGH MARKAM||Gondvana Gantantra Party|
|6||RAJ KUMAR YADAV||Bhartiya Panchyat Party|
|7||RAJESH PANDEY||Bharat Bhoomi Party|
|8||LILAMBAR SINGH||Bhartiya Tribal Party|
|9||SUMAN LAL KHANDE||Rashtriya Jansabha Party|
|11||PRAMOD KUMAR SHARMA||Independent|
|13||LAKHAN LAL DEWANGAN||Independent|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Mahant was brought down by BJP's Banshilal Mahto who won by a margin of just 4265 votes. The voter turnout was 73.95 per cent.