Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Nagaland has only one parliamentary seat i.e. Nagaland Lok Sabha constituency. In 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) won the seat.Also Read - Good News: Onion Prices to be Cheaper by Rs 5-12 Per Kg as Centre Releases 1.11 Lakh Tones From Buffer Stocks

For the upcoming elections, the Congress has fielded K.L.Chishi, while the NPP has contested Hayithung Tungoe from the seat. The polling will be held on April 11, while the counting of votes will take place on May 23. Also Read - All You Need to Know About Nagaland's Hornbill Festival 2021

From 1998–2004, Congress’ K. Asungba Sangtam represented this constituency. However, 2004 onwards, the Nagaland Peoples Front represented the seat. In 2014, Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party won the Lok Sabha seat. Also Read - Nagaland Announces 'Unlock-6' From Sep 17; Schools To Reopen For Classes 5-10 From Oct 1

Key things to know:

Polling date: April 11

Counting of votes: May 23

Ruling party/coalition in the state: NDPP-BJP-NPP-JD(U)

Number of Lok Sabha seats in the state: 1

Party wise break-up of the Lok Sabha seats: NDPP:1

Number of voters in the state: 11.83 lakh (2018

Voter turnout in 2014: 87.91%

Number of assembly seats: 60

Partywise break-up of assembly seats: BJP: 12, NPF: 26, NDPP:18, NPP: 2, JD(U):1, IND:1