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

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

About the Constituency:

A vote-bank bastion of the regional political outfit Jammu and Kashmir National Conference, the Baramulla Parliamentary constituency is one of the six Lok Sabha seats in J&K. The total number of electorates in the Baramulla Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 1) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,054,496 of which 550,443 are males and 504,053 are females. 

Assembly Segments:

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Karnah

Handwara

Rafiabad

Kupwara

Langate

Sopore

Lolab

Uri

Gurez

Bandipur

Sangrama

Gulmarg

Sonawari

Baramulla

Pattan

About Baramulla:

Spread over the districts of Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipur. Fifteen Vidhan Sabha segments comprise this constituency, out of which Uri, Pattan, Sopore, Baramulla, Gulmarg, Rafiabad and Sangrama are in the Baramulla district, while Karnah, Kupwara, Handwara, Lolab and Langate are part of the Kupwara district. The remaining three segments are part of the Bandipur district. The city of Baramulla, which is the fifth most populous town in the state, is the administrative headquarters of the Baramulla district. The economy of this constituency is dependent on strong agricultural production as this region is famous for being the largest producer of superior-quality horticultural products, such as apples, which are exported to all parts of the world.

 A Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Sharifuddin Shariq

Age

78

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Post Graduate

 Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha

Debates participated

41

Private member bills passed

0

Questions asked

58

Attendance

88%