Indian general election, 2014 (Uttar Pradesh)

← 2009 10 April − 12 May 2014 2019 →

80 seats
Turnout58.44% (Increase10.65%)
  First party Second party Third party
 
CM Narendra Damodardas Modi.jpg
Mulayam Singh Yadav (28993165375).jpg
Rahul Gandhi (portrait crop).jpg
Leader Narendra Modi Mulayam Singh Yadav Rahul Gandhi
Party BJP SP INC
Leader's seat Varanasi Azamgarh
Mainpuri
(Vacated)
Amethi
Last election 10 23 21
Seats won 71 5 2
Seat change Increase61 Decrease18 Decrease19
Popular vote 34,318,854 17,988,967 6,061,267
Percentage 42.63% 22.35% 7.53%

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
 
Mayawati.jpg
Leader Anupriya Patel Mayawati Ajit Singh
Party AD(S) BSP RLD
Leader's seat Mirzapur Not Contested Baghpat
(lost)
Last election 0 20 5
Seats won 2 0 0
Seat change Increase2 Decrease20 Decrease5
Popular vote 812,325 15,914,194 689,409
Percentage 1.01% 19.77% 0.86%

Uttar Pradesh in India.png

The 2014 Indian general election polls in Uttar Pradesh for 80 Lok Sabha seats was held in six phases on 10, 17, 24, 30 April and 7, 12 May 2014.[1] The total voter strength of Uttar Pradesh was 134,351,297.[2]

The main political parties in Uttar Pradesh are Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Indian National Congress (INC) and Samajwadi party (SP). BJP allied with Apna Dal and INC allied with Rashtriya Lok Dal and Mahan Dal.[3][4]

Opinion polling

Conducted in Month(s) Ref Polling Organisation/Agency Sample size
UPA NDA Third Front BSP Others
Aug–Oct 2013 [5] Times Now-India TV-CVoter 24,284 7 17 25 31 0
Dec 2013 – Jan 2014 [6] India Today-CVoter 21,792 4 30 20 24 2
Dec 2013 – Jan 2014 [7] ABP News-Nielsen 64,006 12 35 14 15 4
Jan–Feb 2014 [8] Times Now-India TV-CVoter 14,000 5 34 20 21 0
Feb 2014 [9] ABP News-Nielsen 29,000 11 40 13 14 2
March 2014 [10] NDTV- Hansa Research 46,571 12 40 13 15 0
March–April 2014 [11] CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS 2633 4 – 8
42 – 50
11–17 10–16 0–2
30 March – 3 April 2014 [12] India Today-Cicero 1498 6 – 10
42 – 50
15–21 9–13 0–2
April 2014 [13] NDTV- Hansa Research 24,000 5 51 14 10 9

Election schedule

Constituency wise Election schedule are given below[1]-

Polling Day Phase Date Constituencies Voting Percentage
1 3 10 April Saharanpur, Kairana, Muzaffarnagar, Bijnor, Meerut, Baghpat, Ghaziabad, Gautam Buddha Nagar,
Bulandshahr, Aligarh
65[14]
2 5 17 April Nagina, Moradabad, Rampur, Sambhal, Amroha, Badaun, Aonla, Bareilly, Pilibhit, Shahjahanpur,
Kheri
62[15]
3 6 24 April Hathras, Mathura, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Firozabad, Mainpuri, Etah, Hardoi, Farrukhabad, Etawah,
Kannauj, Akbarpur
60.12[16]
4 7 30 April Dhaurahra, Sitapur, Misrikh, Unnao, Mohanlalganj, Lucknow, Rae Bareli, Kanpur Urban, Jalaun, Jhansi,
Hamirpur, Banda, Fatehpur, Barabanki
57[17]
5 8 7 May Amethi, Sultanpur, Pratapgarh, Kaushambi, Phulpur, Allahabad, Faizabad, Ambedkar Nagar, Bahraich,
Kaiserganj, Shrawasti, Gonda, Basti, Sant Kabir Nagar, Bhadohi
55.5[18]
6 9 12 May Domariyaganj, Maharajganj, Gorakhpur, Kushi Nagar, Deoria, Bansgaon, Lalganj, Azamgarh, Ghosi,
Salempur, Ballia, Jaunpur, Machhlishahr, Ghazipur, Chandauli, Varanasi, Mirzapur, Robertsganj
55.3[19]

Results

The BJP won 71 seats, a monumental increase from the 10 seats it won in LS 2009 elections. Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) which formed government in UP for four times did not win a single seat in this general elections. For the first time in the history of Independent India, Uttar Pradesh did not send a single Muslim to the Lok Sabha.[20]

71 2 5 2
BJP Apna Dal SP INC'
Name of Party Alliance Vote Share % Change Seats Contested Seats won Changes
Bharatiya Janata Party National Democratic Alliance 42.30 Increase 24.80 78 71 Increase 61
Samajwadi Party Third Front 22.20 Decrease 1.06 78 5 Decrease 18
Bahujan Samaj Party 19.60 Decrease 7.82 80 0 Decrease 20
Indian National Congress United Progressive Alliance 7.50 Decrease 10.75 66 2 Decrease 19
Apna Dal National Democratic Alliance 1.00 2 2 Increase 2
Rashtriya Lok Dal United Progressive Alliance 8 0 Decrease 5

Keys:   BJP (71)   SP (5)   INC (2)   AD (2)

No. Constituency Turnout% Name of elected M.P. Party affiliation Margin
1 Saharanpur 74.26 Increase Raghav Lakhanpal Bharatiya Janata Party 65,090
2 Kairana 73.10 Increase Hukum Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,36,628
3 Muzaffarnagar 69.74 Increase Sanjeev Kumar Balyan Bharatiya Janata Party 4,01,150
4 Bijnor 67.88 Increase Kunwar Bharatendra Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,05,774
5 Nagina (SC) 63.12 Increase Yashwant Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 92,390
6 Moradabad 63.66 Increase Kunwar Sarvesh Kumar Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 87,504
7 Rampur 59.27 Increase Nepal Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 23,435
8 Sambhal 62.43 Increase Satyapal Singh Saini Bharatiya Janata Party 5,174
9 Amroha 70.97 Increase Kanwar Singh Tanwar Bharatiya Janata Party 1,58,214
10 Meerut 63.12 Increase Rajendra Agrawal Bharatiya Janata Party 2,32,326
11 Baghpat 66.75 Increase Satyapal Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,09,866
12 Ghaziabad 56.94 Increase Vijay Kumar Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 5,67,260
13 Gautam Buddh Nagar 60.39 Increase Mahesh Sharma Bharatiya Janata Party 2,80,212
14 Bulandshahr (SC) 58.18 Increase Bhola Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 4,21,973
15 Aligarh 59.38 Increase Satish Kumar Gautam Bharatiya Janata Party 2,86,736
16 Hathras (SC) 59.66 Increase Rajesh Kumar Diwaker Bharatiya Janata Party 3,26,386
17 Mathura 64.10 Increase Hema Malini Bharatiya Janata Party 3,30,743
18 Agra (SC) 58.98 Increase Ram Shankar Katheria Bharatiya Janata Party 3,00,263
19 Fatehpur Sikri 61.26 Increase Choudhary Babulal Bharatiya Janata Party 1,73,106
20 Firozabad 67.49 Increase Akshay Yadav Samajwadi Party 1,14,059
21 Mainpuri 60.46 Increase Tej Pratap Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 3,64,666
22 Etah 58.72 Increase Rajveer Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,01,001
23 Badaun 58.09 Increase Dharmendra Yadav Samajwadi Party 1,66,347
24 Aonla 60.22 Increase Dharmendra Kashyap Bharatiya Janata Party 1,38,429
25 Bareilly 61.18 Increase Santosh Kumar Gangwar Bharatiya Janata Party 2,40,685
26 Pilibhit 62.86 Decrease Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Bharatiya Janata Party 3,07,052
27 Shahjahanpur (SC) 57.12 Increase Krishna Raj Bharatiya Janata Party 2,35,529
28 Kheri 64.18 Increase Ajay Kumar Mishra Bharatiya Janata Party 1,10,274
29 Dhaurahra 68.05 Increase Rekha Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 1,25,675
30 Sitapur 66.25 Increase Rajesh Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 51,027
31 Hardoi (SC) 56.75 Increase Anshul Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 81,343
32 Misrikh (SC) 57.85 Increase Anju Bala Bharatiya Janata Party 87,363
33 Unnao 55.53 Increase Sakshi Maharaj Bharatiya Janata Party 3,10,173
34 Mohanlalganj (SC) 60.75 Increase Kaushal Kishore Bharatiya Janata Party 1,45,416
35 Lucknow 53.06 Increase Rajnath Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,72,749
36 Rae Bareli 51.73 Increase Sonia Gandhi Indian National Congress 3,52,713
37 Amethi 52.39 Increase Rahul Gandhi Indian National Congress 1,07,903
38 Sultanpur 56.66 Increase Feroze Varun Gandhi Bharatiya Janata Party 1,78,902
39 Pratapgarh 52.12 Increase Kumar Harivansh Singh Apna Dal 1,68,222
40 Farrukhabad 60.15 Increase Mukesh Rajput Bharatiya Janata Party 1,50,502
41 Etawah (SC) 55.05 Increase Ashok Kumar Dohre Bharatiya Janata Party 1,72,946
42 Kannauj 61.62 Increase Dimple Yadav Samajwadi Party 19,907
43 Kanpur 51.83 Increase Murli Manohar Joshi Bharatiya Janata Party 2,22,946
44 Akbarpur 54.93 Increase Devendra Singh Bhole Bharatiya Janata Party 2,78,997
45 Jalaun (SC) 58.78 Increase Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 2,87,202
46 Jhansi 68.37 Increase Uma Bharti Bharatiya Janata Party 1,90,467
47 Hamirpur 56.27 Increase Kunwar Pushpendra Singh Chandel Bharatiya Janata Party 2,66,788
48 Banda 53.61 Increase Bhairon Prasad Mishra Bharatiya Janata Party 1,15,788
49 Fatehpur 58.58 Increase Niranjan Jyoti Bharatiya Janata Party 1,87,206
50 Kaushambi (SC) 52.37 Increase Vinod Kumar Sonkar Bharatiya Janata Party 42,900
51 Phulpur 50.20 Increase Keshav Prasad Maurya Bharatiya Janata Party 3,08,308
52 Allahabad 53.50 Increase Shyama Charan Gupta Bharatiya Janata Party 62,009
53 Barabanki (SC) 62.06 Increase Priyanka Singh Rawat Bharatiya Janata Party 2,11,878
54 Faizabad 58.82 Increase Lallu Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2,82,775
55 Ambedkar Nagar 60.18 Increase Hari Om Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party 1,39,429
56 Bahraich (SC) 57.02 Increase Savitri Bai Phule Bharatiya Janata Party 95,645
57 Kaiserganj 55.11 Increase Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 78,218
58 Shrawasti 54.82 Increase Daddan Mishra Bharatiya Janata Party 85,913
59 Gonda 51.08 Increase Kirti Vardhan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 1,60,416
60 Domariyaganj 53.08 Increase Jagdambika Pal Bharatiya Janata Party 1,03,588
61 Basti 58.66 Increase Harish Dwivedi Bharatiya Janata Party 33,562
62 Sant Kabir Nagar 53.15 Increase Sharad Tripathi Bharatiya Janata Party 97,978
63 Maharajganj 60.82 Increase Pankaj Choudhary Bharatiya Janata Party 2,40,458
64 Gorakhpur 54.67 Increase Yogi Adityanath Bharatiya Janata Party 3,12,783
65 Kushi Nagar 56.56 Increase Rajesh Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party 85,540
66 Deoria 53.80 Increase Kalraj Mishra Bharatiya Janata Party 2,65,386
67 Bansgaon (SC) 49.88 Increase Kamlesh Paswan Bharatiya Janata Party 1,89,516
68 Lalganj (SC) 54.14 Increase Neelam Sonkar Bharatiya Janata Party 63,086
69 Azamgarh 56.40 Increase Mulayam Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 63,204
70 Ghosi 54.99 Increase Harinarayan Rajbhar Bharatiya Janata Party 1,46,015
71 Salempur 51.50 Increase Ravindra Kushawaha Bharatiya Janata Party 2,32,342
72 Ballia 53.29 Increase Bharat Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 1,39,434
73 Jaunpur 54.48 Increase Krishna Pratap Bharatiya Janata Party 1,46,310
74 Machhlishahr (SC) 52.74 Increase Ram Charitra Nishad Bharatiya Janata Party 1,72,155
75 Ghazipur 54.77 Increase Manoj Sinha Bharatiya Janata Party 32,452
76 Chandauli 61.56 Increase Mahendra Nath Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party 1,56,756
77 Varanasi 58.35 Increase Narendra Modi Bharatiya Janata Party 3,71,784
78 Bhadohi 53.54 Increase Virendra Singh Mast Bharatiya Janata Party 1,58,039
79 Mirzapur 58.56 Increase Anupriya Singh Patel Apna Dal 2,19,079
80 Robertsganj (SC) 54.05 Increase Chhotelal Bharatiya Janata Party 1,90,486

Region-wise Results

Region Total seats Bharatiya Janata Party Samajwadi Party Indian National Congress Bahujan Samaj Party Others
Bundelkhand 4 4 Increase4 0 Decrease2 0 Decrease1 0 Decrease1 0
Central Uttar Pradesh 24 20 Increase19 1 Decrease6 2 Decrease10 0 Decrease4 1
North-East Uttar Pradesh 17 16 Increase13 1 Decrease1 0 Decrease6 0 Decrease6 0
Rohilkhand 10 9 Increase7 1 Decrease3 0 Decrease2 0 Decrease1 0
South-East Uttar Pradesh 8 7 Increase6 0 Decrease5 0 Steady 0 Decrease2 1
West Uttar Pradesh 17 15 Increase12 2 Decrease1 0 Steady 0 Decrease6 0
Total 80 71 Increase61 5 Decrease18 2 Decrease19 0 Decrease20 2

References

  1. ^ a b "General Elections – 2014 : Schedule of Elections" (PDF). 5 March 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Election 2017, Election Result, Candidate List, Elections News - NDTV Election".
  3. ^ "Apna Dal allies with NDA". The Hindu. 25 March 2014. Retrieved 26 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Cong to leave 8 seats for RLD, 3 for Mahan Dal in western UP". The Indian Express. 9 March 2014. Retrieved 17 April 2014.
  5. ^ "Congress 102, BJP 162; UPA 117, NDA 186: C-Voter Poll". Outlook. Archived from the original on 16 October 2013. Retrieved 17 October 2013.
  6. ^ "NDA may win over 200 seats as Modi's popularity soars further: India Today Mood of the Nation opinion poll : North, News". India Today. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
  7. ^ ABP NEWS (25 January 2014). "ABP News nationwide opinion poll: UPA leading in south India, NDA in east" – via YouTube.
  8. ^ "India TV C voter projection big gains for BJP".
  9. ^ "ABP News – Nielsen Opinion Poll BJP sweep in UP-SP-BSP hit".
  10. ^ "The Final Word – India's biggest opinion poll". NDTV. 14 March 2014. Retrieved 14 March 2014.
  11. ^ "UP tracker: BJP may win 42–50 seats, SP 11–17, BSP 10–16, Cong-RLD 4–8". CNN-IBN. 3 April 2014. Archived from the original on 6 April 2014. Retrieved 4 April 2014.
  12. ^ "Modi wave to take 42–50 seats in UP; 20–24 in Bihar: India Today Group-Cicero poll". India Today. 11 April 2014. Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  13. ^ "The Final Word – India's biggest opinion poll". NDTV. 14 April 2014. Retrieved 15 April 2014.
  14. ^ "Lok Sabha Election 2014: Third phase polling sees high voter turnout". India Today. 10 April 2014. Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  15. ^ "UP records over 62 per cent voter turnout". India Today. PTI. 17 April 2014. Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  16. ^ Tripathi, Ashish (25 April 2014). "High voter turnout may spell bad news for Samajwadi Party in UP". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 April 2014.
  17. ^ 7th phase: 73% voter turnout in Punjab, 60% in Bihar Sandra Fernandez, One India News, 30 April 2014
  18. ^ "Lok Sabha polls: 56 pc polling in UP, booth trouble for Gandhis". India Today. 7 May 2014. Retrieved 7 May 2014.
  19. ^ "High voter turnout in last lap of Lok Sabha elections; West Bengal notches up 80%". The Financial Express. 12 May 2014.
  20. ^ Dixit, Neha. "Akhilesh Yadav in the family business". The Caravan. Retrieved 22 May 2019.