Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Durg Constituency, Chhattisgarh
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Constituency profile of Durg, ChhattisgarhUpdated: Apr 18, 2019 16:10 IST
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.
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