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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Durg Constituency, Chhattisgarh

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Constituency profile of Durg, Chhattisgarh

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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Constituency profile Durg, Chhattisgarh(HT)

Tamradhwaj Sahu of the Congress is the member of Parliament from Durg Lok Sabha constituency in Chhattisgarh.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Tamradhwaj Sahu defeated Saroj Pandey of the Bharatiya Janata Party from the general seat. Pandey had won in the 2009 general election.

State: Chhattisgarh

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Durg

Date of voting: April 23

2019 candidates: Pratima Chandrakar (Congress), Vijay Baghel (BJP) and Kamlesh Kumar Nagarchi (Shiv Sena)

Sitting MP, Party: Tamradhwaj Sahu, Congress

Winning margin in 2014: 16,848

Runner up name, party: Saroj Pandey

Number of voters in 2014: 1,258,342

Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 67.81%

Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,933

Number of women voters: 910,125

First Published: Mar 19, 2019 15:58 IST