1967 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly election

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All 425 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
213 seats needed for a majority
Turnout54.55%
  Majority party Minority party Third party
 
Leader Chandra Bhanu Gupta
Party Congress Bharatiya Jana Sangh Samyukta Socialist Party
Leader's seat Ranikhet
Last election 249 49
Seats won 199 98 44
Seat change Decrease 50 Increase 49 Increase 44
Popular vote 6912104 4651738 2140924
Percentage 32.20% 21.67% 9.97
Swing Decrease 4.25% Increase 5.21% Increase 9.96

Chief Minister before election

Chandra Bhanu Gupta
Indian National Congress

Elected Chief Minister

Charan Singh
INC

In 1967 Fourth general elections held in Uttar Pradesh. The Indian National Congress won the most seats as well as the largest share of the popular vote. But it could not secure enough seats for a majority and so a coalition of other parties formed the government with Charan Singh as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.[1][2]

Election results

Source:[3]

Party Name Seats
Indian National Congress (INC) 199
Bharatiya Jan Sangh (BJS) 98
Samyukta Socialist Party (SSP) 44
Communist Party of India (CPI) 13
Swatantra Party (SWA) 12
Praja Socialist Party (PSP) 11
Republican Party of India (RPI) 10
Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)) 1
Independent 37
Total 425

Elected members

Constituency Reserved for
(SC/ST/None)
Member Party
Uttar Kashi None Krishna Singh Indian National Congress
Tehri None T. Singh Indian National Congress
Deoprayag None I. Mani Independent
Lansdowne None B. D. Dhuliya Swatantra Party
Ekeshwar None R. Prasad Independent
Pauri None C. S. Rawat Indian National Congress
Karanprayag None Y. Prasad Indian National Congress
Badri Kedar None G. Dhar Indian National Congress
Didihat None G. D. Ogha Indian National Congress
Pithoragarh None N. S. Bisht Indian National Congress
Almora None R. Chandra Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bageshwar SC G. R. Dass Indian National Congress
Dwarahat None H. D. Kardpal Indian National Congress
Ranikhet None C. B. Gupta Indian National Congress
Nainital None P. Singh Praja Socialist Party
Haldwani SC I. Lal Indian National Congress
Kashipur None R. Datt Praja Socialist Party
Noorpur None K. Singh Indian National Congress
Dhampur None G. Sahai Indian National Congress
Afzalgarh SC C. G. Lal Indian National Congress
Nagina None A. Rehman Indian National Congress
Najibabad None K. D. Singh Independent
Bijnor None K. S. Vir Indian National Congress
Chandpur None N. Singh Independent
Kanth None J. Singh Independent
Amroha None S. Husain Communist Party of India
Hasanpur None R. Uddin Indian National Congress
Gangeshwari SC S. Lal Indian National Congress
Sambhal None M. Kumar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bahjoi None B.lal Indian National Congress
Chandausi None I. Mohani Indian National Congress
Kunderki SC M. Lal Independent
Moradabad City None O. Saran Indian National Congress
Moradabad Rural None K. Singh Indian National Congress
Thakurdwara None A. Khan Swatantra Party
Suar Tanda None M. Husain Swatantra Party
Rampur None A. A. Khan Swatantra Party
Bilaspur None M. Lal Swatantra Party
Shahabad SC B. Dhar Swatantra Party
Bisauli None S. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Gunnaur None J. Kishore Indian National Congress
Sahaswan None A. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Ambiapur SC S. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Budaun None M. A. Ahmad Republican Party of India
Usehat None B. P. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Dataganj None H. C. Singh Independent
Binawar None G. S. Rathaur Indian National Congress
Aonla SC D. Prakash Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Alampur None N. Kishore Indian National Congress
Faridpur None D. P. Singh Indian National Congress
Nawabganj None C. R. Pachpra Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bareilly City None J. S. Agarwala Indian National Congress
Bareilly Cantonment None R. Ballabh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bhojipura None H. K. Gangwar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Shergarh None M. P. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Baheri None R. Murti Indian National Congress
Pilibhit None B. Ram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Barkhera SC K. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bisalpur None M. P. Singh Praja Socialist Party
Puranpur None M. L. Acharya Indian National Congress
Powayan SC K. Lal Indian National Congress
Nigohi None R. Nath Praja Socialist Party
Tilhar None S.vikram Indian National Congress
Jalalabad None D. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Dadraul None R. M. Anchal Indian National Congress
Shahjahanpur None M. R. Khan Indian National Congress
Mohamdi SC M. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Haiderabad None R. Rajeshwar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lakhimpur None C. R. Verma Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bankeyganj SC D. Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Phoolbeher None B. Misra Indian National Congress
Nighasan None K. Singh Indian National Congress
Dhaurehra None J. Prasad Praja Socialist Party
Behta None G. S. Bhatnagar Indian National Congress
Biswan None G. P. Mehrotra Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Mahmudabad None B. Prasad Samyukta Socialist Party
Sidhauli SC M. Din Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sitapur None T. Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Laharpur None V. Behari Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Hargaon SC S. Ram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Misrikh None R. Bahadur Indian National Congress
Machhrehta SC J. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Beniganj SC A. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sandila None K. Nath Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Ahirori SC M. Lal Indian National Congress
Hardoi None D. Singh Independent
Bawan None G. B. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Pihani SC K. L. Balmiki Indian National Congress
Shahabad None R. H. B. Singh Indian National Congress
Bilgram None Kala Rani Indian National Congress
Mallawan None L. Sharma Independent
Bangarmau None S. Gopal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Unnao None Z. Rahaman Indian National Congress
Bichhia None R. A. Singh Indian National Congress
Bhagwantnagar None B. S. Visharad Praja Socialist Party
Purwa SC Lakhan Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Hasanganj None S. Ram Indian National Congress
Miyanganj SC B. Lal Communist Party of India
Malihabad SC B. Lal Indian National Congress
Mahona None R. P. Trivedi Indian National Congress
Lucknow East None R. S. Kapoor Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lucknow Central None S. K. Vidyarthi Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lucknow West None S. Sharma Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lucknow Cantonment None B. P. Awasthi Independent
Sarojini Nagar None V. Kumar Indian National Congress
Mohanlalganj SC N. Dass Indian National Congress
Bachhrawan SC R. Dularey Indian National Congress
Tiloi None W. Naqvi Indian National Congress
Rae Bareli None M. M. Misra Indian National Congress
Sataon None R. P. Singh Indian National Congress
Sareni None G. Singh Indian National Congress
Dalmau None S. S. Singh Indian National Congress
Salon None D. B. Singh Indian National Congress
Rokha SC R. Prasad Indian National Congress
Kunda None N. Hasan Indian National Congress
Bihar SC R. Swarup Indian National Congress
Rampur Khas None R. Ajore Indian National Congress
Lachmanpur None R. N. Shukla Indian National Congress
Pratapgarh None A. Pratap Indian National Congress
Birapur None R. Deo Samyukta Socialist Party
Patti SC R. Kinkar Indian National Congress
Amethi None R. P. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Gauriganj None G. Singh Independent
Jagdishpur SC R. Sewak Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Issauli None R. B. Mishra Indian National Congress
Jaisinghpur None S. Misra Indian National Congress
Sultanpur None R. P. Shukla Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lambhua None U. Datt Indian National Congress
Kadipur SC Sukhdeo Indian National Congress
Katehri None R. Narain Indian National Congress
Akbarpur None J. R. Verma Indian National Congress
Jalalpur None J. Prasad Independent
Jahangirganj SC B. Ram Samyukta Socialist Party
Tanda None R. C. Azad Indian National Congress
Maya None Rajbali Communist Party of India
Ayodhya None B. Kishore Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bikapur None R. B. Dewedi Indian National Congress
Milkipur None R. Lal Indian National Congress
Sohawal SC J. Prasad Indian National Congress
Rudauli None C. Kumar Independent
Daryabad None G. Shanker Indian National Congress
Siddhaur SC G. Das Indian National Congress
Haidergarh None J. Bahadur Samyukta Socialist Party
Masauli None J. Rahman Indian National Congress
Nawabganj None A. Ram Samyukta Socialist Party
Fatehpur SC N. Lal Samyukta Socialist Party
Ramnagar None R. Asrey Samyukta Socialist Party
Kaisarganj None D. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Fakharpur None K. R. J. B. Rana Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Mahsi None G. Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sheopur None R. A. S. Sengar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Nanpara None K. Lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Charda SC Gajadhar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bhinga None K. Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bahraich None K. B. Misra Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Ikauna SC Bhagwati Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Tulsipur SC S. Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Gainsari None S. B. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bairampur None P. N. Tewari Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Utraula None R. M. Khan Indian National Congress
Sadullanagar None V. P. Singh Indian National Congress
Mankapur None K. A. Singh Indian National Congress
Mujehna None R. Dularey Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Gonda None I. Saran Indian National Congress
Katrabazar None R. Deo Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Colonelganj None M. M. Singh Independent
Tarabganj None S. P. Singh Indian National Congress
Mahadeva SC B. Lal Swatantra Party
Bikramjot None R. Kishore Swatantra Party
Harraiya SC B. Ram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bahadurpur None R. L. Singh Indian National Congress
Basti None L. K. K. Pal Swatantra Party
Saonghat SC S. L. Dhusiya Indian National Congress
Domariaganj None J. D. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bhanwapur None J. Nand Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Banganga None M. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Naugarh None D. Yadava Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bansi None P. Dayal Indian National Congress
Khesraha None R.b. Chand Indian National Congress
Rudhauli None A. M. Khan Indian National Congress
Menhdawal None C. S. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Khalilabad None D. D. Pande Indian National Congress
Hainsarbazar SC Santoo Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bansgaon None J. Singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Dhuriapar SC Y. Devi Indian National Congress
Chillupar None K. N. Singh Indian National Congress
Kauriaram None A. Kumar Samyukta Socialist Party
Jhangha SC R. Pati Samyukta Socialist Party
Pipraich None M. Dighe Samyukta Socialist Party
Gorakhpur None U. Pratap Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Maniram None A. Nath Independent
Sahjanwan None R. Karan Praja Socialist Party
Paniara None B. Bahadur Indian National Congress
Pharenda None G. Ram Independent
Lakshmipur None Raghuraj Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Siswa None Y. Singh Indian National Congress
Mahrajganj SC Duryodhan Indian National Congress
Shyam Deowra None B. Chaturvedi Indian National Congress
Naurangia SC Dasharath Indian National Congress
Ramkola None Rajdeo Indian National Congress
Hata None R. Ram Indian National Congress
Padrauna None Chandradeo Indian National Congress
Seorahi None G. Singh Indian National Congress
Fazilnagar None R. Rai Indian National Congress
Kushinagar None R. Naresh Samyukta Socialist Party
Gauri Bazar None C. Bali Independent
Rudrapur SC Dr. S. Ram Indian National Congress
Deoria None F. Chishti Indian National Congress
Bhatpar Rani None A. Pd. Arya Indian National Congress
Salempur None A. P. Mal Indian National Congress
Barhaj None U. Sen Samyukta Socialist Party
Nathupur SC M. Deo Samyukta Socialist Party
Ghosi None Jharkhande Communist Party of India
Sagri None Narbdeshwar Communist Party of India
Gopalpur None M. N. Rai Indian National Congress
Azamgarh None B. Prasad Samyukta Socialist Party
Rani Ka Sarai None J. N. Misra Samyukta Socialist Party
Atraulia None Markande Samyukta Socialist Party
Phulpur None R. Bachan Indian National Congress
Martinganj SC Arjun Indian National Congress
Mehnagar SC Jainu Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lalganj None Tribeni Indian National Congress
Mubarakpur None Vishwanath Indian National Congress
Mohammadabad Gohna SC S. Nath Indian National Congress
Mau None B. M. D. Agrawal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Rasra SC R. Ratan Indian National Congress
Siar None Shivalal Samyukta Socialist Party
Chilkahar None Kamta Communist Party of India
Sikandarpur None R. Ram Independent
Bansdih None Baijnath Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Duaba None S. M. Singh Indian National Congress
Ballia None R. Singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Kopachit None S. Tiwari Indian National Congress
Qasimabad None Raghubir Republican Party of India
Mohammadabad None V. S. Singh Indian National Congress
Dildarnagar None K . N . Rai Indian National Congress
Zamania None R . S . Shastri Communist Party of India
Ghazipur None P . Ram Communist Party of India
Jakhania SC D . Ram Indian National Congress
Sadat None Rajnath Indian National Congress
Saidpur None Atma Indian National Congress
Dhanapur None Baijnath Samyukta Socialist Party
Chandauli None C . Shekhar Samyukta Socialist Party
Chakia SC B . Ram Samyukta Socialist Party
Mughalsarai None S . L . Yadava Indian National Congress
Varanasi Cantonment None V . Pandey Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Varanasi North None V . Prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Varanasi South None R.satin Communist Party of India
Araziline None B.ram Samyukta Socialist Party
Chiraigaon None H.bahadur Indian National Congress
Kolaslah None Udal Communist Party of India
Aurai None N.singh Indian National Congress
Gyanpur None Muralidhar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Bhadohi SC H.ram Indian National Congress
Barsathi None K.prasad Indian National Congress
Mariahu None R.kishore Indian National Congress
Kerakat SC R.samjhawan Indian National Congress
Beyalsi None L.bahahur Indian National Congress
Jaunpur None K.pati Indian National Congress
Rari None R.bahadur Independent
Shahganj SC M.prasad Indian National Congress
Khutahan None L.shankar Indian National Congress
Garwara None D.sewak Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Machhlishahar None M.rauf Indian National Congress
Dudhi SC A.prasad Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Robertsganj SC R.narain Indian National Congress
Rajgarh None Ramnath Indian National Congress
Chunar None R.n.singh Indian National Congress
Majhwa SC B.ram Indian National Congress
Mirzapur None A.kumar Samyukta Socialist Party
Chhanvey None S.brahmashram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Meja SC B.vir Indian National Congress
Karchana None S.deen Independent
Bara None H.n.bahuguna Indian National Congress
Bahadurpur None R.nath Samyukta Socialist Party
Handia None A.ram Independent
Pratappur None M.hasan Indian National Congress
Soraon None R.d.patel Samyukta Socialist Party
Kaurihar None S.n.singh Indian National Congress
Allahabad North None R.k.bajpai Indian National Congress
Allahabad South None K.c.mohiley Samyukta Socialist Party
Allahabad West None C.n.singh Indian National Congress
Chail SC D.lal Indian National Congress
Majhanpur SC N.r.shikshak Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sirathu None M.p.tewari Indian National Congress
Khaga None C.kishore Republican Party of India
Kishanpur SC B.prasad Indian National Congress
Haswa None J.n. Singh Indian National Congress
Fatehpur None S.hasan Indian National Congress
Khajuha None P.datt Indian National Congress
Bindki None R.kant Indian National Congress
Aryanagar SC J.jatav Indian National Congress
Chamanganj None B.badre Samyukta Socialist Party
Generalganj None G.ram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Kanpur Cantonment None D.s. Bajpai Indian National Congress
Govindnagar None P.tripathi Indian National Congress
Kalyanpur None S.g.datta Indian National Congress
Sarsaul None S.b.singh Praja Socialist Party
Ghatampur None B. Singh Indian National Congress
Bhoganipur SC K. Lal Samyukta Socialist Party
Rajpur None R.s. Verma Samyukta Socialist Party
Sarvankhera None R.n.singh Indian National Congress
Chaubepur None R.kumar Independent
Bilhaur SC M.l.dehalvi Samyukta Socialist Party
Derapur None N.pandey Indian National Congress
Auraiya None C.b.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Ajitmal SC D.r.charan Samyukta Socialist Party
Lakhana SC K.lal Samyukta Socialist Party
Etawah None B.bhushan Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Jaswantnagar None M.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Bidhuna None Ramadhar Samyukta Socialist Party
Bharthana None S.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Kannauj SC P.ram Indian National Congress
Umardha None H.l.yadav Samyukta Socialist Party
Chhibramau None R.p.tripathi Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Kamalganj None B.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Farukhabad None M.singh Indian National Congress
Kaimganj None G.c.tewari Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Mohammadabad None R.s.yadav Indian National Congress
Manikpur SC Indrapal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Karwi None R.sajiwan Communist Party of India
Baberu None D.singh Indian National Congress
Naraini None J.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Banda None G.s.saraf Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Hamirpur None B.b.brahmachari Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Maudaha None B.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Rath None R.s.rajpur Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Charkhari None J.singh Independent
Mahoba SC Zorawar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Mehroni None R.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Lalitpur SC A.prasad Indian National Congress
Jhansi None U.narayan Indian National Congress
Babina None S.p.goswami Indian National Congress
Mauranipur SC B.bai Indian National Congress
Gardutha None K.lal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Konch SC B.lal Indian National Congress
Orai None C.sharma Indian National Congress
Kalpi None C.s.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Madhogarh None G.narain Indian National Congress
Bhongaon None J.n.tripathi Communist Party of India
Kishni None S.r.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Karhal SC M.l.chamar Swatantra Party
Shikohabad None R.swarup Indian National Congress
Jasrana None R.s.verma Indian National Congress
Ghiror None R.singh Swatantra Party
Mainpuri None M.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Aliganj None L.singh Indian National Congress
Paatiali None T.singh Indian National Congress
Sakit None B.singh Republican Party of India
Soron SC S.ram Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Kasganj None K.charan Indian National Congress
Etah None G.prasad Swatantra Party
Nidhauli Klan None R.singh Indian National Congress
Jalesar SC U.b.singh Indian National Congress
Firozabad None R.ram Independent
Bah SC R.das Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Fatehabad None H.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Tundla None M.singh Samyukta Socialist Party
Dayalbagh SC R.prasad Indian National Congress
Agra Cantonment None H.h.n.a.a.h.babu Indian National Congress
Agra East None R.s.agrawal Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Agra West None M.singh Republican Party of India
Kheragarh None J.p.rawat Indian National Congress
Fatehpur Sikri None R.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Goverdhan SC Khem Independent
Mathura None A.d.chjaran Independent
Chhata None T.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Mat None A.l.raman Indian National Congress
Gokul None G.prasad Indian National Congress
Sadabad None A.a.khan Indian National Congress
Hathras None R.s.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Sasni SC R.p. Deshmukh Indian National Congress
Sikandra Rao None N.r. Sharma Independent
Gangiri None B.singh Praja Socialist Party
Atrauli None K.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Aligarh None I.p.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Koil SC K.l.diler Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Iglas None M.l.gautam Indian National Congress
Khair None P.lal Indian National Congress
Chandaus None K.deo Independent
Jewar SC H.singh Praja Socialist Party
Khurja None B.dass Indian National Congress
Chhatari SC D.singh Indian National Congress
Debai None H.singh Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Anupshahr None D.kumar Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Siana None N.singh Praja Socialist Party
Agota None J.singh Republican Party of India
Bulandshahr None S.alam Republican Party of India
Sikandrabad None R.c.vikal Independent
Dadri None T.singh Indian National Congress
Ghaziabad None P.lal Republican Party of India
Muradnagar None G.s.chaudhri Independent
Modinagar None S.prasad Republican Party of India
Hapur SC D.d.sain Republican Party of India
Garhmukteshwar None B.singh Independent
Kithore None M.ahamd Samyukta Socialist Party
Hastinapur SC R.l.sahayak Indian National Congress
Sardhana None D.v.singh Independent
Barnawa None J.singh Independent
Meerut None M.l.kappor Bharatiya Jana Sangh
Meerut Cantonment None V.tyagi Samyukta Socialist Party
Rohta SC H.singh Indian National Congress
Khekhra None P.singh Indian National Congress
Baraut None A.dipanker Communist Party of India
Chaprauli None C.singh Indian National Congress
Kandhla None V.verma Indian National Congress
Khatauli None S.singh Communist Party of India
Jansath SC S.c.mazdoor Indian National Congress
Morna None R.dutt Indian National Congress
Muzaffarnagar None V.swarup Independent
Charthawal SC H.chandra Samyukta Socialist Party
Kairana None S.jang Indian National Congress
Bhawan None R.c.singh Indian National Congress
Nakur None N.singh Independent
Sarsawa None M.m.a.khan Indian National Congress
Nagal SC R.singh Indian National Congress
Deoband None P.singh Indian National Congress
Harora SC Shakuntala Indian National Congress
Saharanpur None A.khaliq Indian National Congress
Muzaffarabad None M.raj Samyukta Socialist Party
Roorkee None J.n.sinha Indian National Congress
Lhaksar None S.ahmad Indian National Congress
Hardwar None M.g.giri Independent
Dehra Dun None R.swarup Independent
Mussoorie None G.singh Indian National Congress

References

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