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The Uttar Pradesh has 80 Lok Sabha constituencies and Mohanlalganj is one of them.
According to the data from last census, 26,95,769 people stay in Mohanlalganj. Out of them, 34.14% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 26,95,769 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 24.81% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 75.19% people.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 18,38,194. Of them, 9,95,313 and 8,42,881 are male and female voters respectively.
The sitting MP Kaushal Kishore from BJP defeated BSP's RK Chaudhary by a huge margin of 145,416 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 61%.
In what qualifies as a great political thriller, Kaushal Kishore of Bharatiya Janata Party defeated Bahujan Samaj Party's C. L. Verma by a margin of 90,229. After a close shave, Kaushal Kishore will now govern Mohanlalganj for the next five years.
Indian National Congress fielded RK Chaudhary while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Kaushal Kishore. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on CL Verma.