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Chhattisgarh's Surguja is one of the 11 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
As per the last census report, Surguja houses 23,59,886 people. Out of them, 4.90% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 55.11% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 10.29% of voters are from urban areas while 89.71% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 15,23,072. Of them, 7,71,303 and 7,51,769 are male and female voters respectively.
The sitting MP Kamalbhan Singh from BJP defeated INC's Ramdeo Tirkey by a huge margin of 147,236 votes in the previous elections.
For the 2019 general elections of Surguja, a total of 78% voters got inked.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, Renuka Singh Saruta won the Surguja. Khel Sai Singh was defeated by a margin of 157,873 votes.
Indian National Congress fielded Khel Sai Singh while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Renuka Singh Saruta. Similarly, the Shiv Sena placed its bet on Mohan Singh Tekam.