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The Uttar Pradesh has 80 Lok Sabha constituencies and Meerut is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Meerut is 24,71,448, among which 19.14% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.13% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 69.85% of voters live in urban areas while 30.15% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 17,64,388. Of them, 9,71,956 and 7,92,432 are male and female voters respectively.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Rajendra Agarwal defeated BSP's M Shahid by a huge margin of 232,326 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Meerut, a total of 63% voters got inked.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, RAJENDRA AGARWAL won the Meerut. HAJI MOHAMMAD YAQOOB was defeated by a margin of 4,729 votes.
For this seat, Indian National Congress placed its bet on Harendra Agarwal while the Shiv Sena fielded Arti Agrawal. Haji Mohammad Yaqoob was the candiate from Bahujan Samaj Party.