Varanasi Lok Sabha Constituency in Uttar Pradesh Live Results 2019: Leading Candidates From The Seat, 2014 Winning MP And More
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Lucknow, May 23: The results of the Varanasi Lok Sabha Constituency will be declared today. The counting of votes began on the Varanasi Parliamentary seat in Uttar Pradesh at 8 AM on Thursday, May 23. Voting took place for the  Varanasi seat in the seventh phase of Lok Sabha elections on May 19. A total voter turnout of 54.37 per cent was recorded in this phase of polling in UP, as per Election Commission of India. Stay with us for Live updates on the results for the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh. Lok Sabha elections results 2019: Live updates here.

Varanasi constituency is one of the eighty Lok Sabha constituencies in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Varanasi is one of the oldest living cities in the world and has been the ultimate pilgrimage spot for Hindus for ages. Varanasi is associated with promotion of spiritualism, mysticism, Sanskrit, yoga, Hindi language and honoured authors.  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

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stood for the elections as a candidate from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Ajay Rai from the Indian National Congress (INC), Shalini Yadav from the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Anil Kumar Chaurasiya from the Janhit Kisan Party are the official candidates for this constituency.  Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase VII: List of States And Constituencies Voting on May 19

Lok Sabha Election 2019 Schedule for Varanasi Constituency:

Issue of Notification April 22
Last date for filing nomination April 29
Scrutiny of nomination April 30
Last date for withdrawal of candidature May 2
Date of Poll May 19
Date of Result May 23

Watch: Details of Phase 7 of Lok Sabha Polls

The last general election in the year 2014 was won by the current Prime Minister Of India, Narendra Modi who bagged the total of 5,81,022 votes. The runner up of the election was Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) president Arvind Kejriwal with a total of 2,09,238 votes.

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

Uttar Pradesh-Varanasi
Results
O.S.N. Candidate Party EVM Votes Postal Votes Total Votes % of Votes
1AJAY RAIINC6585706585713.1
2NARENDRA MODIBJP319035031903563.47
3SHALINI YADAVSP9947209947219.79
4ANIL KUMAR CHAURASIYAJKiP1506015060.3
5AMRESH MISHRABHAPRAP29402940.06
6AASHIN U. S.igp26302630.05
7ASHUTOSH KUMAR PANDEYMARD24602460.05
8UMESH CHANDRA KATIYARALHP32603260.06
9TIRBHUWAN SHARMABRSP89408940.18
10ADVOCATE PREM NATH SHARMAMADP69206920.14
11BRAJENDRA DUTT TRIPATHIAACP40804080.08
12Dr. RAKESH PRATAPBJKD44204420.09
13RAJESH BHARTI SURYARaAD64706470.13
14RAMSHARANVIPty59705970.12
15Dr. SHEKH SIRAJ BABARMMP88408840.18
16SURENDRA RAJBHARSBSP3684036840.73
17HARI BHAI PATELAJPI66806680.13
18HEENA SHAHIDJHBHP93409340.19
19ATEEK AHMADIND42004200.08
20ISHWAR DAYAL SINGH SETHIND32603260.06
21CHANDRIKA PRASADIND16101610.03
22MANISH SHRIVASTAVAIND19201920.04
23MANOHAR ANANDRAO PATILIND1113011130.22
24MAANAVIND77007700.15
25SUNNAM ISTARIIND41704170.08
26SUNIL KUMARIND60806080.12
27NOTANOTA1822018220.36
Total 5026780502678