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The Uttar Pradesh has 80 Lok Sabha constituencies and Sitapur is one of them.
According to the data from last census, 24,57,166 people stay in Sitapur. Out of them, 27.35% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 24,57,166 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 18.12% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 81.88% people.
Out of the total 15,50,263 voters, there are 8,37,981 male voters while 7,12,282 voters are females.
To recall, the sitting MP Rajesh Kumar Singh from BJP defeated BSP's Kaiser Jahan by 51,027 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 66%.
The result of Sitapur is out, as Rajesh Verma of Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the winner in a neck-to-neck battle against Nakul Dubey (Bahujan Samaj Party). The former garnered 514528 votes and won by a margin of 100,833 votes.
Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Nakul Dubey while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Rajesh Verma. Similarly, the Indian National Congress placed its bet on Qaiser Jahan.