Janjgir Champa Assembly Election 2019

Janjgir-Champa Lok Sabha constituency, one of 10 Lok Sabha segments in Chattisgarh, went to polls in the third phase of the 2019 general elections, on April 23.

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Kamla Devi Patle

2014 Kamla Devi Patle

  • Kamla Devi Patle?downsize=120:*&output-quality=80&output-format=jpgBJP

Guharam Ajgalley

2019 Guharam Ajgalley

  • Guharam AjgalleyBJP

About Janjgir Champa

In the 2014 general election, Kamla Patle was elected from Janjgir-Champa seat in Chhattisgarh. She received 5,18,909 votes. Her closest opponent was Prem Chand Jayasi from Congress who received 3,43,948 votes.

Kamla Devi Patle was also elected from Janjgir-Champa seat in 2009 on a BJP ticket. She had received 3,02,142 votes, while Congress's Shivkumar Dahariya received 2,14,931 votes.

The Janjgir-Champa seat became a part of Chhattisgarh after its formation in 2000 and the first general election for this seat was held in 2004, when BJP candidate Karuna Shukla was elected to parliament from Janjgir.

In the 1971 election, Minimata Agamdas from Congress was elected from Janjgir. In 1977, BLD candidate Madan Bhaiya was elected. In 1980, Congress candidate Ramgopal Tiwari was elected from Janjgir.

In the 1984 general election, Prabhat Kumar Mishra was elected. Then in 1989, Dalip Singh Judeo was elected to Lok Sabha from Janjgir on a BJP ticket. In 1991 Bhawani Lal Verma was elected on a Congress ticket.

In 1996, Manaharan Lal Pandey from BJP was elected to parliament from Janjgir. Then in 1998 and 1999, Charandas Mahant from Congress was elected.

For the 2019 general election, Guharam Ajgalley is BJP's candidate. Congress has fielded Ravi Parasram Bhardwaj, and BSP has fielded Dauram Ratnakar.

There are eight Assembly segments under the Janjgir-Champa Lok Sabha constituency. These include Akaltara, Janjgir-Champa, Sakti, Chandrapur, Jaijaipur, Pamgarh, Bilaigarh, and Kasdol.

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