Sikkim Lok Sabha Constituency


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The Lok Sabha constituency of Sikkim covers the entire area of the state of Sikkim. This seat was created in 1977.

1 Members of Parliament
2 Election results
3 Assembly segments


Members of Parliament


1977: Chatra Bahadur Chhetri, Indian National Congress
1980: Pahal Man Subba, Sikkim Janata Parishad
1984: Nar Bahadur Bhandari, Independent
1989: Nandu Thapa, Sikkim Sangram Parishad
1991: Dil Kumari Bhandari, Sikkim Sangram Parishad
1996: Bhim Prasad Dahal, Sikkim Democratic Front
1998: Bhim Prasad Dahal, Sikkim Democratic Front
1999: Bhim Prasad Dahal, Sikkim Democratic Front
2004: Nakul Das Rai, Sikkim Democratic Front
2009: Prem Das Rai, Sikkim Democratic Front


Election results


General Election, 2009: Sikkim
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SDF Prem Das Rai 1,59,351 63.30 –6.54
Congress Kharananda Upreti 74,483 29.59 +2.16
Sikkim Himali Rajya Parishad Tara KR. Pradhan 4,639 1.84 +0.58
BJP Padam Br. Chettri 4,458 1.77 +1.77
Majority 84,868 33.71 –8.70
Turnout 2,51,751 81.00 +3.05
SDF hold Swing

General Election, 2004: Sikkim
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SDF Nakul Das Rai 1,53,409 69.84
Congress Biraj Adhikari 60,258 27.43
Sikkim Sangram Parishad Rajendra Pd. Uprety 3,216 1.46
Sikkim Himali Rajya Parishad Tara Kumar Pradhan 2,765 1.26
Majority 93,151 42.41
Turnout 2,19,648 77.95
SDF hold Swing


Assembly segments


As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the Sikkim, Sikkim (Lok Sabha constituency) will be divided into 31 assembly constituencies: Yoksam-Tashiding (BL), Yangthang, Maneybung-Dentam, Gyalshing-Barnyak, Rinchenpong (BL), Daramdin (BL), Soreong-Chakung, Salghari-Zoom (SC), Barfung (BL), Poklok-Kamrang, Namchi-Singhithang, Melli, Namthang-Rateypani, Temi-Namphing, Rangang-Yangang, Tumen-Lingi (BL), Khamdong-Singtam, West Pendam (SC), Rhenock, Chujachen, Gnathang-Machong (BL), Namcheybung, Shyari (BL), Martam-Rumtek (BL), Upper Tadong, Arithang, Gangtok (BL), Upper Burtuk, Kabi Lungchuk (BL), Djongu (BL) and Lachen Mangan (BL).

Yoksam-Tashiding, Yangthang, Maneybung-Dentam, Gyalshing-Barnyak, Rinchenpong, Daramdin and Soreong-Chakung constituencies are in West Sikkim district. Salghari-Zoom is partly in West Sikkim and partly in South Sikkim district. Barfung, Poklok-Kamrang, Namchi-Singhithang, Melli, Namthang-Rateypani, Temi-Namphing and Rangang-Yangang are in South Sikkim district. Tumen-Lingi is partly in South Sikkim district and partly in East Sikkim district. Khamdong-Singtam, West Pendam, Rhenock, Chujachen, Gnathang-Machong, Namcheybung, Shyari, Martam-Rumtek, Upper Tadong, Arithang, Gangtok and Upper Burtuk constituencies are in East Sikkim district. Kabi Lungchuk, Djongu and Lachen Mangan are in North Sikkim district.

Salghari-Zoom and West Pendam constituencies are reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC) candidates. Yoksam-Tashiding, Rinchenpong, Daramdin, Barfung, Tumen-Lingi, Gnathang-Machong, Shyari, Martam-Rumtek, Gangtok, Kabi Lungchuk, Djongu and Lachen Mangan are reserved for Sikkimese candidates of Bhutia-Lepcha origin (BL).

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