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Amethi Lok Sabha constituency

Smriti Irani, BJP's giant killer who defeated Rahul Gandhi in Amethi

BJP leader Smriti Irani defeated Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Amethi Lok Sabha constituency by a margin of 55,120 votes in a major setback for the grand old party. Smriti Irani polled 4,68,514 votes while Rahul Gandhi secured 4,13,394 votes as per the Election Commission.

May 24, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi congratulates Narendra Modi, Smriti Irani for Lok Sabha election win; says he will reply with love

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the landslide win registered by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Party in Lok Sabha election 2019 but added that winners and loser of the electoral battle have two different ideologies and his fight will continue. He also conceded defeat to BJP’s Smriti Irani in his family bastion of Amethi Lok Sabha seat of Uttar Pradesh, and quickly commented that he will continue to respond to attacks on him with love.

May 23, 2019, 18:37 PM IST

Smriti Irani lashes out after Rahul Gandhi cancels visit to Amethi

BJP has accused Congress of trying to steal votes in Amethi Lok Sabha constituency.

May 06, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Hospital with Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi as trustees rejects Ayushman card, alleges Smriti Irani; administration denies

Smriti Irani has demanded "answers" from Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi for the alleged lapse on the part of the hospital administration.

May 05, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's letter to Amethi 'parivar' gets a response from Smriti Irani

Rahul Gandhi appealed to the voters of Amethi to re-elect him and promised to give momentum to the development works "blocked" by the BJP.

May 03, 2019, 20:04 PM IST

Amethi Lok Sabha constituency of Uttar Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

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

Apr 23, 2019, 15:55 PM IST

Amethi Lok Sabha constituency

Amethi is a Lok Sabha constituency which covers the entire Amethi district and was created in 1967. 

Apr 22, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Congress claims laser light on Rahul Gandhi a security scare, SPG blames AICC photographer

Rahul Gandhi is an SPG protectee and the Congress is demanding a thorough investigation into the incident.

Apr 11, 2019, 15:25 PM IST

Key contests in Lok Sabha election 2019: Rahul Gandhi vs Smriti Irani in Amethi

Come May 6 in Lok Sabha 2019 election and voters in Amethi will once get to decide between reposing their faith in Rahul Gandhi or giving Smriti Irani a chance.

Apr 03, 2019, 14:43 PM IST

Left Front to go all out to 'defeat' Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, not withdrawing CPI Candidate

The Congress announced on Sunday, that Gandhi would contest from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala besides his traditional stronghold of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 02, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi on 'leave', 'MP missing' posters surface in Uttar Pradesh

Nearly a month after Congress chief Sonia Gandhi granted 'leave of absence' from active politics to her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi, posters declaring reward for any information on the missing Amethi MP have now come up in his Lok Sabha constituency.

Mar 25, 2015, 10:33 AM IST