Nagaland Parlimentary Election 2015

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio was Friday heading for victory as he was leading by around 2,68,000 votes in the lone Lok Sabha constituency in the state against Congress candidate K.V. Pusa.



Nagaland General Election Results 2015 (1):

Party Name Results
BJP + 1
Cong 0
Others 0

Nagaland is a state situated in the northeast of India. It has only one parliamentary constituency. The state is surrounded by various Indian states like Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and the country of Myanmar. The total population of the state is 1,980,602, of which the rural population is 1,406,861 and urban 573,741. The total number of electors in Nagaland is 1,321,878, among which 676,722 are male and 645,156 female. The capital of the Nagaland Parlimentary Constituency is the city of Kohima.


Nagaland Election Schedule Map

Nagaland Lok Sabha Constituencies Schedule and Results 2015


Name of Constituencies Winner Party
Nagaland Neiphiu Rio PF


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Elections News in Nagaland

4,472 Haj pilgrims will go from northeast

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   1:42 pm
Guwahati, July 21 (IANS) A total of 4,472 pilgrims from the northeastern states are set to go to Saudi Arabia for Haj this year, it was announced on Friday. View More..

4,472 Haaj pilgrims will go from northeast

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   1:25 pm
Guwahati, July 21 (IANS) A total of 4,472 pilgrims from northeastern states are set to go to Saudi Arabia for Hajj this year, it was announced on Friday. View More..

Cross-voting mostly favours Kovind, Meira Kumar gains in Rajasthan

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:30 am
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Most of the cross-voting in presidential election favoured NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind, but significantly in Rajasthan, where the BJP is in power, opposition-backed Congress nominee Meira Kumar was the beneficiary of cross-voting. View More..

Cross-voting mostly favours Kovind, Meira Kumar gains in Rajasthan

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   12:42 am
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Most of the cross-voting in presidential election favoured NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind, but significantly in Rajasthan, where the BJP is in power, opposition-backed Congress nominee Meira Kumar was the beneficiary of cross-voting. View More..

Kovind led in 21 states, benefited from cross-voting too

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   9:02 pm
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind led in 21 states as also in both houses of Parliament over his rival Meira Kumar to register a thumping victory in the Presidential election, apart from cross-voting by those from the SP, Trinamool Congress and AAP. View More..

Sainik Schools to wean young in Northeast away from insurgency

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   11:40 am
Itanagar/New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) In a bid to provide better education and training to young people, the Arunachal Pradesh government is considering setting up Sainik Schools that would motivate them to join the Indian defence forces and keep them away from the myriad insurgent groups that are active in the region. View More..

NPF expels Nagaland CM Zeliang from party

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   4:48 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) The Naga People's Front (NPF) on Wednesday expelled T.R. Zeliang from the party for six years, soon after he was sworn in as Nagaland Chief Minister. View More..

Liezietsu sacked, Zeliang is Nagaland's new Chief Minister (Roundup)

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   3:54 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Senior Naga People's Front (NPF) legislator T.R. Zeliang was sworn in as Nagaland's 19th Chief Minister on Wednesday, hours after Governor P.B. Acharya dismissed Shurhozelie Liezietsu after he failed to prove his majority in the Assembly. View More..

T.R. Zeliang sworn in as Nagaland Chief Minister

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   3:24 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Senior Naga People's Front (NPF) legislator T.R. Zeliang was sworn in as the 19th Chief Minister of Nagaland on Wednesday, hours after Governor P.B. Acharya dismissed the Shurhozelie Liezietsu government after he failed to prove his majority in the Assembly. View More..

Nagaland Governor sacks government, Zeliang to be sworn in

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   2:08 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya on Wednesday dismissed the five-month-old government of Shürhozelie Liezietsu after he failed to prove his majority in the Assembly, a Raj Bhavan official said. View More..

Governor dismisses Nagaland government, Zeliang to be sworn in

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   1:46 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya on Wednesday dismissed the five-month-old government of Shürhozelie Liezietsu after he failed to prove his majority in the Assembly, a Raj Bhavan official said. View More..

Nagaland CM fails to turn up for floor test

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   1:10 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Wednesday failed to turn up for the floor test in the Assembly, even as 47 legislators supporting the return of T.R. Zeliang as Chief Minister were present in the House. View More..

Nagaland CM skips floor test

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   12:48 pm
Kohima, July 19 (IANS) Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Wednesday failed to turn up at the state assembly for the floor test, even as 47 legislators supporting the return of T.R. Zeliang as Chief Minister were present in the House. View More..

Why India needs to count its broken toilets

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   12:28 pm
In 2016, as many as 96.5 per cent of rural elementary government schools had toilets, but more than one in four (27.79 per cent) were dysfunctional or locked, according to data collected for the Annual Status of Education Report (ASER). Only about 68.7 per cent of schools had working toilet facilities for students. View More..

16 states register 100% voting in presidential poll

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   11:16 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Sixteen states and a union territory registered 100 per cent polling in presidential election, official figures released here said on Tuesday. View More..

HC uphold Nagaland Governor's directive to prove majority, trust vote Wednesday

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   11:02 pm
Kohima, July 18 (IANS) The Gauhati High Court's Kohima bench on Tuesday upheld Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya's directive to Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to prove his majority in the assembly, following which Acharya sought an special session on Wednesday for the floor test. View More..

HC upholds Nagaland Governor directive to CM, floor test on Wednesday

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   8:34 pm
Kohima, July 18 (IANS) The Gauhati High Court's Kohima bench on Tuesday upheld Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya's directive to Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to prove his majority in the assembly, following which Acharya sought an special session on Wednesday for the floor test. View More..

Centre approves Rs 131.90-crore aid for Arunachal, Nagaland

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   8:18 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The central government on Tuesday approved Rs 131.90-crore assistance to the flood-hit Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland. View More..

HC upholds Nagaland Governor's directive asking CM to prove majority

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   7:14 pm
Kohima, July 18 (IANS) The Kohima bench of Gauhati High Court on Tuesday upheld Nagaland Governor P.B. Acharya's directive to Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to prove his majority on the floor of the assembly. View More..

Kovind vs Meira: Presidential contest sees near 100% voting (Intro Roundup)

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   12:04 am
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Lawmakers across India voted on Monday to elect the country's 14th President in a contest in which the ruling NDA's candidate Ram Nath Kovind has an overwhelming edge over opposition-backed Meira Kumar. View More..