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Out of 80 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, Sultanpur is considered as one of the most important seats.
As per the last census report, Sultanpur houses 23,52,034 people. Out of them, 21.29% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 0.02% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 6.25% of voters are from urban areas while 93.75% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 17,03,698 voters in the constituency. Among which, 9,10,349 are male voters and 7,93,349 are female voters.
The sitting MP Varun Feroze Gandhi from BJP defeated BSP's Pawan Pandey by a huge margin of 178,902 votes in the previous elections.
For the 2019 general elections of Sultanpur, a total of 57% voters got inked.
BJP's popular leader Maneka Gandhi locked horns with INC's Dr Sanjay Singh for this seat.
A neck-to-neck battle for Sultanpur finally came to an end with Bharatiya Janata Party's MANEKA SANJAI GANDHI winning the seat. Bahujan Samaj Party's CHANDRA BHADRA SINGH "SSONU" polled 444670 and lost the constituency closely.