Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Anantnag Lok sabha Constituency Details, Political News Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Jammu and Kashmir Parliamentary Constituency details 2014,Anantnag MP Issues

 

Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Anantnag Lok sabha Constituency Details, Political News Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Jammu and Kashmir Parliamentary Constituency details 2014,Anantnag MP Issues

About Anantnag:

The historically significant Lok Sabha constituency of Anantnag is one of the six Parliamentary constituencies in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.This Lok Sabha constituency covers four districts: Kulgam, Pulwama, Shopian and Anantnag. 

According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Anantnag Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 3) were 1,176,223 of which 564,652 are females and 611,571 are males.

The constituency primarily survives on a rich and expansive tourism sector, owing to the lush valleys and the Himalayas. Fruits such as apple and agricultural crops such as rice and wheat are also grown here.

 Assembly Segments:

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Tral

Shopian

Devsar

Pampore

Noorabad

Doru

Pahalgam

Wachi

Pulwama

Kulgam

Kokernag

Bijbehara

Rajpura

Hom Shali Bug

Shangus

Anantnag

 About Anantnag:

It is a highly contested constituency, as a crucial battle has erupted between the Jammu and Kashmir National Conference and the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Democratic Party. This seat remained with the Indian National Congress in its formative years. The picturesque city and municipality of Anantnag is the administrative headquarters of the district of Anantnag. The constituency primarily survives on a rich and expansive tourism sector, owing to the lush valleys and the Himalayas. Fruits such as apple and agricultural crops such as rice and wheat are also grown here.

A Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Mirza Mehboob Beg

Age

64

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Graduate

 Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha

Debates participated

55

Private member bills passed

0

Questions asked

26

Attendance

84%