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Out of 80 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, Hamirpur is considered as one of the most important seats.
According to the data from last census, 24,15,482 people stay in Hamirpur. Out of them, 22.63% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 24,15,482 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 17.21% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 82.79% people.
Out of the total 17,37,993 voters, there are 9,49,328 male voters while 7,88,665 voters are females.
The sitting MP Kunwar Pushpendra Singh Chandel from BJP defeated SP's Bishambhar Prasad Nishad by a huge margin of 266,788 votes in the previous elections.
For the 2019 general elections of Hamirpur, a total of 67% voters got inked.
BJP gave a ticket to their star candidate Anurag Thakur to fight INC's Ram Lal Thakur for this seat.
Bahujan Samaj Party's DILIP KUMAR SINGH was crushed by KUNWAR PUSHPENDRA SINGH CHANDEL of Bharatiya Janata Party, putting an end to the contest for Hamirpur. The margin betweeen the two candidates was 248,652.