Chattisgarh Assembly Election 2015


Balloting Starts In Chhattisgarh Assembly Seat

The Antagarh assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh went to polls from 7 a.m. Saturday.

Only two candidates are in fray after as many as 10 candidates withdrew their nominations in one hour Aug 30.

There are nearly 1.51 lakh eligible voters in this constituency and they get to cast their votes in 202 polling stations.

The election was necessitated as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Vikram Usendi resigned after he was elected to the Lok Sabha from Kanker.

Chhattisgarh has always witnessed a bipolar contest between the ruling BJP and the Congress. However, the Antagarh by-poll will be an exception.

 

Chattisgarh Election Schedule

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Chhattisgarh Election Map

Chattisgarh Lok Sabha Constituencies Schedule and Results 2015


There are 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Chatishgarh. The constituencies reserved for the Schedule Tribes are; Surgula, Raigarh, Bastar and Kanker. Only Janjgir Champa is reserved for the schedule caste in Chatishgarh. BJP Sweeps 9 seats in Chattisgarh, Congress gets only one seat.

Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress though altogether 211 candidates are in the fray including 22 women.

Name of Constituencies Winner Party
Surguja Kamalbhan Singh Marabi BJP
Raigarh Vishnu Deo Sai BJP
Janjgir-Champa Kamla Patle BJP
Korba Dr Banshilal Mahto BJP
Bilaspur Lakhan Lal Sahu BJP
Rajnandgaon Abhishek Singh BJP
Durg Tamradhwaj Sahu CONG
Raipur Ramesh Bais BJP
Mahasamund Chandu Lal Sahu BJP
Bastar Dinesh Kashyap BJP
Kanker Vikram Usendi BJP


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