Lok Sabha Elections 2019

Kandhamal LOK SABHA CONSTITUENCY


Kandhamal

The Kandhamal Lok Sabha Constituency of ODISHA state is currently held by Hemendra Chandra Singh of BJD. In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Hemendra Chandra Singh beat Harihar Karan of CONGRESS by receiving 50.20 per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Kandhamal constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Achyutananda Samanta of BJD, Mahameghabahan Aira Kharabela Swain of BJP and Manoj Kumar Acharya of CONGRESS.

Kandhamal is one of the constituencies in 21-seat Odisha. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Kandhamal had 1,143,602 registered electors -- 582,340 of them male and 561,262 female. The constituency had seen a 73.40% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Kandhamal the male voter turnout was 71.74% and 75.12% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 8 candidates contested in this constituency. The participation of women candidates in this seat was 1.

ODISHA SEAT TALLY 2014



Kandhamal CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019


Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Kandhamal Achyutananda Samanta Achyutananda Samanta M GEN BJD
Kandhamal Mahameghabahan Aira Kharabela Swain Mahameghabahan Aira Kharabela Swain M GEN BJP
Kandhamal Manoj Kumar Acharya Manoj Kumar Acharya M GEN CONGRESS