Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Raipur constituency, Chhattisgarh
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Raipur constituency, ChhattisgarhUpdated: Mar 19, 2019 16:02 IST
Ramesh Bais of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the current member of Parliament from Raipur Lok Sabha seat in Chhattisgarh.
Ramesh Bais, who has won from this general seat from 1996, defeated the Congress party’s Satya Narayan Sharma in the Lok Sabha election held in 2014. Bais has served as a Union minister in the past.
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Raipur
Sitting MP, Party: Ramesh Bais, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 171,646
Runner up name, party: Satya Narayan Sharma, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 1,250,845
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 65.69%
Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,061
Number of women voters: 925,097