New Delhi: The highly crucial parliamentary constituency of North West Delhi came into existence in 2008. This constituency is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes. The North West Delhi MP is BJP’s Udit Raj who won against the AAP’s Rakhi Birla in 2014 by over 1,00,000 votes.
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This Lok Sabha constituency covers vast commercial and residential areas like Saraswati Vihar, Rohini, Mangol Puri among others.
The West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency has over 16 lakh voters. It came into existence only in 2008. Before this it was partially included in the outer Delhi parliamentary constituency and partially in the South Delhi constituency. The incumbent MP of West Delhi is BJP’s Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma, who won against the AAP candidate Jarnail Singh.
In 2009 though, Congress candidate Mahabal Mishra had won against the BJP’s Professor Jagdish Mukhi.
The South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency consists of 1,542,412 number of electorates in totality, of these 891,156 are males and 651,256 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests.
The South Delhi Lok Sabha seat has seen a contest majorly between the BJP and the Congress, with the BJP outrunning the Grand Old Party is sending most lawmakers to the parliament from here.
The South Delhi Lok Sabha seat has to its credit big BJP names as its MP like Sushma Swaraj and Madan Lal Khurana.
Some of the most popular and historic tourist attractions of the South Delhi constituency are the Deer Park and Rose Garden in Hauz Khas, Asoka Wildlife Sanctuary, the innumerable monuments in Tughlaqabad, the famous markets in Sarojini Nagar, Lajpat Nagar and Greater Kailash, among many others.
Delhi will go to polls on May 12 and the counting will be held on May 23.