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The Uttar Pradesh has 80 Lok Sabha constituencies and Gorakhpur is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Gorakhpur is 25,14,268, among which 16.72% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.32% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 30.84% of voters live in urban areas while 69.16% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 19,04,498 voters, there are 10,55,476 male voters while 8,49,022 voters are females.
The sitting MP Adityanath from BJP defeated SP's Rajmati Nishad by a huge margin of 312,783 votes in the previous elections.
The result of Gorakhpur is out, as Ravindra Shyamnarayan Shukla alias Ravi Kishan of Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the winner in a completely one-sided battle against Rambhual Nishad (Samajwadi Party). The former garnered 717122 votes and won by a whopping margin of 301,664 votes.
For this seat, Bharatiya Janata Party placed its bet on Ravindra Shyamnarayan Shukla Alias Ravi Kishan while the Indian National Congress fielded Madhusudan Tripathi. Dr. Ashish Kumar Singh was the candiate from Communist Party of India.