Jammu Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Jammu Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News,Jammu Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates,JAMMU & KASHMIR Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Jammu MP Issues

Jammu  Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Jammu  Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News,Jammu   Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates,JAMMU & KASHMIR Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Jammu  MP Issues

About the Constituency:

The total number of electorates in the Jammu Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 6) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,719,897 of which 889,091 are males and 830,806 are females. This Lok Sabha seat came into existence in the year 1967. This constituency covers the geographic locales of four of the 22 districts that belong to Jammu and Kashmir: Jammu, Rajauri, Samba and Poonch.

Assembly Segments:

As many as twenty Vidhan Sabha segments comprise this seat of Jammu. Out of these assembly segments, 11 fall in the Jammu district, 3 in the Poonch district, 2 in the Samba district, and 4 in the Rajauri district. Known as the City of Rocks.

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Samba (SC)

R S Pura

Darhal

Vijay Pur

Suchet Garh

Rajauri

Nagrota

Marh

Kala Kote

Gandhi Nagar

Raipur Domana

Surankote

Jammu East

Akhnoor

Mendhar

Jammu West

Chhamb (SC)

Poonch-Haveli

Bishnah

Naushehra

 

About Jammu:

The Jammu city is the administrative headquarters of the Jammu district. Although the tourism sector forms the economic backbone of this region, many of these districts have been identified as economically backward by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj, and receive regular funds under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme.

A Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Madan Lal Sharma

Age

61

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Indian National Congress

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Inter/ Higher Secondary

 Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha

Debates participated

20

Private member bills passed

0

Questions asked

79

Attendance

92%