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Inner Manipur  Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Inner Manipur  Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News, Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Inner Manipur  Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Inner Manipur MP Issues

About the Constituency:

One of the two parliamentary constituencies of Manipur, the Lok Sabha Constituency of Inner Manipur came into existence on 1951. 826,755 is the total electorate count in the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 1). Out of these 391,642 number of electorates are males and the remaining 435,113 are belong to the female category as the Election commission of India 2009 reports suggest. Comprising of 28 Vidhan Sabha segments, it is for the general category. A total of 416,406 people were recorded as having casted their votes in the elections of 2004.

Assembly Segments:

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Khundrakpam

Thangmeiband

Lamsang

Heingang

Uripok

Konthoujam

Khurai

Sagolband

Patsoi

Khetrigao

Keisamthong

Langthabal

Thongju

Singjamei

Naoriya Pakhanglakpa

Keirao

Yaiskul

Wangoi

Andro

Wangkhei

Mayang Imphal

Lamlai

Sekmai (SC)

Nambol

Oinam

Thanga

Thoubal

Bishenpur

Kumbi

Wangkhem

Moirang

Lilong

 

 About Inner Manipur:

Manipur is located in the North-Eastern region of India and shares its border with Nagaland, Mizoram and Burma and sprawls over a total area of 22,327 sq km. It comprises of nine districts and its capital city is situated in Imphal. Manipuri and English are the prevalant languages here along with a total of 29 other dialects being spoken by the locals.

The state has a population of 2,570,000 as per 2011 India census of which 51% comprises of males and 49% comprises of females. The state has a total of 12.05% population growth and a sex ratio of 992 females for every 1000 males. The average literacy rate here is 79.21% with male literacy rate at 86.06% and female literacy rate at 71.73%. Hindus have a 46% majority in Manipur followed closely by Christians at 34%. Tourism is one of the primary industries here and it is nicknamed “Switzerland of India”. The National Highways NH-5, NH-39, NH-53, NH-150 and NH-155 are connected to the state.

 A Look: Sitting MP 

Name of MP

Thokchom Meinya

Age

68

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Indian National Congress

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Doctorate

 

Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha

Debates participated

52

Private member bills passed

1

Questions asked

201

Attendance

99%