Lok Sabha Elections 2019Thirteen parliamentary seats in Uttar Pradesh will vote in the seventh phase of general elections on May 19. Among these, Varanasi, Mirzapur, Robertsganj and Chandauli seats will also go to polls. Here’s all you need to know about them:

Varanasi

Varanasi is going to be the most watched-out constituency in Lok Sabha polls. It has a total of 1,561,854 electorates out of which 694,209 are females and 867,645 males, as per Election Commission of India 2009 data. In 2014, the seat was won by Bharatiya Janata Party’s Narendra Modi against Aam Aadmi Party’s Arvind Kejriwal. For Lok Sabha Elections 2019, the BJP has fielded PM Narendra Modi from the seat.

Mirzapur

Mirzapur has a total of 1,405,539 electorates, as per Election Commission of India 2009 data. In 2014, the seat was won by Apna Dal’s Anupriya Singh Patel against Bahujan Samaj Party’s Samudra Bind. For Lok Sabha Elections 2019, the Congress has fielded Lalitesh Pati Tripathi against Rajender S Bind of the Samajwadi Party.

Robertsganj

Robertsganj has a total of 1,214,735 electorates, as per Election Commission of India 2009 data. The seat is reserved for the Scheduled Caste candidates. In 2014, the seat was won by Chhotelal of the BJP against BSP’s Sharada Prasad. For Lok Sabha Elections 2019, the Congress has fielded Bhagwati Prasad Choudhary against Bhailal Kol of the Samajwadi Party.

Chandauli

Chandauli has a total of 1,446,259 electorates, as per Election Commission of India 2009 data. In 2014, the seat was won by Dr Mahendra Nath Pandey of the BJP against BSP’s Anil Kumar Maurya. For Lok Sabha Elections 2019, the Congress has fielded Shiv Kanya Kushwah against Mahendra Nath Pandey of the BJP.

The polling for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 will begin on April 11 and conclude on May 19. The counting of votes will be held on May 23. The results will be announced on the same day.