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Bhadohi is one of the 80 Lok Sabha constituencies of Uttar Pradesh.
According to the census, the total population of Bhadohi is 26,32,197, among which 22.17% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.08% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 9.54% of voters live in urban areas while 90.46% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 18,34,598 voters, there are 10,16,000 male voters while 8,18,598 voters are females.
Elections for Bhadohi were held on May 12. Talking about previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Virendra Singh defeated BSP's Rakesh Dhar Tripathi by a huge margin of 158,039 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 54%.
Bharatiya Janata Party's RAO INDERJIT SINGH swept Bhadohi by a vote margin of 386,256. Indian National Congress's CAPT. AJAY SINGH managed to garner only 495290.
For this seat, Indian National Congress placed its bet on Ramakant while the Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Rangnath Mishra. Ramesh Chand was the candiate from Bharatiya Janata Party.