Election Results 2019: Guna constituency in Madhya Pradesh
The Guna Lok Sabha constituency has been the Scindia family’s bastion for decades.Updated: May 23, 2019 10:48 IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The Guna Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 29 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Guna Lok Sabha constituency was won by Congress’s Jyotiraditya Scindia, who defeated his closest competitor Jaibhansingh Pawaiya of the BJP by a margin of 120,792 votes.
This time around, Scindia is once again seeking re-election from the constituency.
Guna has forever been a bastion of the Scindia family and its latest incumbent, Jyotiraditya Scindia is looking to continue the tradition by winning the seat.
The BJP, meanwhile, has fielded Dr. K.P. Yadav as its candidate from the Guna Lok Sabha constituency in elections 2019.
Here’s all you need to know about the Guna Lok Sabha Constituency
State: Madhya Pradesh
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Guna
Date of Polling: May 12
Contesting Candidates: Jyotiraditya Scindia (Congress), Dr KP Yadav (BJP), Lokendra Singh Rajput (BSP)
Sitting MP, Party: Jyotiraditya Scindia, Congress
Winning margin in 2014: 120,792
Runner up name, party: Jaibhansingh Pawaiya, BJP
Number of voters in 2014: 977,619
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 69
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,919
Number of women voters: 395,144
First Published: May 09, 2019 13:34 IST