Kandhamal Lok Sabha Constituency

Kandhamal Lok Sabha Constituency

2014 Bye- Election, Odisha
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJD Pratyusha Rajeshwari Singh 4,77,529 61.54 +11.33
BJP Rudramadhab Ray 1,78,661 23.02 +10.07
INC Abhimanyu Behera[6] 90,536 11.66 -16.98
NOTA None of the above 11,053 1.42 -0.26
Majority 2,98,868 38.52 +16.96
Turnout 7,75,927
BJD hold Swing +11.33

In 2014 election, Biju Janata Dal candidate Hemendra Chandra Singh defeated Indian National Congress candidate Harihar Karan by a margin of 1,81,017 votes.

2014 General Election, Odisha
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJD Hemendra Chandra Singh 4,21,458 50.21
INC Harihar Karn 2,40,411 28.64
BJP Sukanta Kumar Panigrahi 1,08,744 12.95
Independent Lambodhar Kanhar 20,472 2.43
BSP Ram Nayak 11,080 1.32
AAP Narendra Mohanty 9,522 1.13
AOP Bilasini Nayak 7,741 0.92
Independent Basanta Kumar Pradhan 5,798 0.69
NOTA None 14,159 1.68
Majority 1,81,017 21.56
Turnout 8,39,385
BJD hold Swing