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Uttar Pradesh's Robertsganj is one of the 80 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
As per the last census report, Robertsganj houses 23,88,641 people. Out of them, 23.85% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 16.84% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 13.89% of voters are from urban areas while 86.11% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 16,39,561 voters in the constituency. Among which, 9,01,163 are male voters and 7,38,398 are female voters.
Elections for Robertsganj were held on May 19. Talking about previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Chhote Lal defeated BSP's Sharada Prasad by a huge margin of 190,486 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 54%.
In what qualifies as a great political thriller, PAKAURI LAL KOL of Apna Dal (Soneylal) defeated Samajwadi Party's BHAI LAL by a margin of 54,336. After a close shave, PAKAURI LAL KOL will now govern Robertsganj for the next five years.
Samajwadi Party fielded Bhai Lal while the Communist Party of India gave a ticket to Ashok Kumar Kanaujiya. Similarly, the Janata Dal (United) placed its bet on Anita.