Lok Sabha election 2019: Warangal constituency in Telangana
Telangana’s 17 seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 11.Updated: Apr 06, 2019 17:43 IST
The Warangal Lok Sabha constituency comprises seven assembly segments -- Station Ghanpur (SC), Palakurthi, Parkal, Warangal West, Warangal East, Wardhannapet (SC) and Bhupalapalli.
In 2014 Lok Sabha election, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) candidate Kadiyam Srihari won the seat by a margin of nearly four lakhs votes.
Srihari was in 2015 inducted into the state cabinet in 2015 and resigned from the Lok Sabha. In the subsequent by-election, TRS retained the seat and Pasunuri Dayakar emerged victorious with a margin of more than 4 lakh votes.
Telangana’s 17 seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 11.
Here are some details about Warangal Lok Sabha seat:
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Warangal
Polling date: April 11
Sitting MP, party: Kadiyam Srihari, TRS
Winning margin in 2014: 392,574
Runner up name, party: Rajaiah Siricilla, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 1,176,653
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 76%
Number of women voters in 2014: 582,147
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,791