Basti Lok Sabha Constituency in Uttar Pradesh: Candidates, Current MP, Polling Date and Election Results 2019
Basti Lok Sabha Constituency (Photo Credits: File Image)

Basti constituency is one of the eighty Lok Sabha constituencies in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The election here will be conducted on May 12, 2019 as per the Phase 6 schedule. The constituency number of this place is PC 61. Basti is situated in the north eastern part of Uttar Pradesh and it forms part of the stretch of country laying beyond the river Ghagra. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Voting In 7 Phases From April 11 to May 19, Counting And Results On May 23; Check All Dates For General Elections

The parties are yet to declare nominees from the Lok Sabha seat of Basti. The Election Commission has declared April 23, 2019, as the last date of filing nominations from the seat. The last date for withdrawal of candidature is April 26, 2019.  Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase VI: List of States And Constituencies Voting On May 12

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The last general election in the year 2014 was won by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Harish Chandra Alias Harish Dwivedi who bagged the total of 3,57,680 votes and is also the current MP on the seat. The runner up of the election was Samajwadi Party (SP) candidate Brij Kishor Singh (Dimpal) with 32,4,118 votes.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 will take place across the country between April 11 and May 23. While voting will take place in seven phases between April 11 and May 19, the General Election results will be announced on May 23.