BACKGROUND INFORMATION FOR MADHYA PRADESH

1. General Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1977 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Janata Party

319

230

47.36

Indian National Congress

320

84

35.80

Communist Party Of India

47

0

0.97

Communist Party Of India (Marxist)

5

0

0.06

National Parties

691

314

84.19

Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha

9

0

0.09

Akhil Bhartiya Ramrajya Parishad

4

1

0.35

Republican Party Of India (Khobragade)

2

0

0.02

Regd. (Unrecog.) Parties

15

1

0.46

Independents

1,288

5

15.35

Independents

1,288

5

15.35

Total

1,994

320

100.00

 

 

2. General Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1980 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Indian National Congress (I)

320

246

47.52

Indian National Congress (U)

78

0

1.38

Communist Party Of India

46

2

1.50

Communist Party Of India (Marxist)

7

0

0.27

Janata Party (Secular)

124

2

2.88

Bhartiya Janata Party

310

60

30.33

Janata Party (Secular) (Ch. Charan Singh)

204

1

4.82

Janata Party (Secular) (Raj Narain(

53

0

0.55

National Parties

1,142

311

89.25

Akhil Bhartiya Ramrajya Parishad

4

0

0.15

Republican Party Of India (Khobragade)

13

1

0.33

Socialist Unity Centre Of India

1

0

0.00

Regd. (Unrecog.) Parties

18

1

0.48

Independents

840

8

10.27

Independents

840

8

10.27

Total

2000

320

100.00

 

 

 

3.General Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1985 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Indian National Congress 320 250 48.87
Indian Congress (Socialist) 30 1 0.23
Janata Party 172 5 4.01
Bhartiya Janata Party 311 58 32.42
Lok Dal 78 0 1.07
Communist Party Of India 77 0 2.11
Communist Party Of India 14 0 0.47
National Parties 1,002 314 89.18
Independents 1,448 6 10.82
Total 2,450 320 100.00

 

 

4.General Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1980 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Indian National Congress (I)

320

246

47.52

Indian National Congress (U)

78

0

1.38

Communist Party Of India

46

2

1.50

Communist Party Of India (Marxist)

7

0

0.27

Janata Party (Secular)

124

2

2.88

Bhartiya Janata Party

310

60

30.33

Janata Party (Secular) (Ch. Charan Singh)

204

1

4.82

Janata Party (Secular) (Raj Narain(

53

0

0.55

National Parties

1,142

311

89.25

Akhil Bhartiya Ramrajya Parishad

4

0

0.15

Republican Party Of India (Khobragade)

13

1

0.33

Socialist Unity Centre Of India

1

0

0.00

Regd. (Unrecog.) Parties

18

1

0.48

Independents

840

8

10.27

Independents

840

8

10.27

Total

2000

320

100.00

 

 

 

5.General Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1990 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Indian National Congress

319

56

33.49

Bharatiya Janata Party

269

220

39.12

Janata Dal

115

28

7.71

Communist Party Of India

60

3

1.19

Communist Party Of India (Marxist)

8

0

0.29

Lokdal

45

0

0.09

Congress (S)

23

0

0.07

Janata (Jp)

80

0

0.20

Bahujan Samaj Party

187

2

3.55

Doordarshi

261

0

1.00

Other Parties

142

1

1.10

       

Total

4,216

320

100.00

 

 

 

6.Election to the Legislative Assembly, 1993 - Madhya Pradesh

Performance of parties

Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Bharatiya Janata Party 320 117 38.82
Communist Party Of India 63 2 0.98
Communist Party Of India(Marxist) 16 1 0.32
Indian National Congress 319 174 40.73
Janata Dal 257 4 3.90

National Parties

975 298 84.75
Bahujan Samaj Party 286 11 7.05
Forward Block 3 0 0.01
Shiv Sena 87 0 0.31

State Parties

376 11 7.37
Samajvadi Party 114 0 0.55
Indian Congress (Socialist) 7 0 0.02
Doordarshi Party 273 0 0.42
Kisan Mazdoor Gaon Raj 31 0 0.03
Party No. of candidates Seats won % of votes polled
Bhartiya Republican Paksha 16 0 0.03
Indian People's Front 6 0 0.01
Bahujan Kranti Dal 10 0 0.02
Akhil Bhartiya Manav Seva Dal 1 0 0.00
Samajvadi Jan Shakti Morcha 2 0 0.00
Bundelkhand Vikas Dal 4 0 0.01
Bhartiya Krishai Udyog Sangh 1 0 0.00
Indian Union Muslim League 7 0 0.00
Lok Dal 9 0 0.01
Gondvana Gantantra Party 15 0 0.18
Krntikari Samajvadi Manch 5 1 0.21
Republican Party Of India (Kamble) 11 1 0.11
Chattishgarah Rajya Party 2 0 0.00
Chattishgarh Mukti Morcha 23 1 0.40
Republican Party Of India (Democratic) 9 0 0.01
Republican Party Of India 6 0 0.01

Regd. (Unrecog.) Parties

552 3 2.02
Independents 1,826 8 5.85

Independents

1,826 8 5.85

Total

3,729 320 99.99

 

Source : CEO, M.P

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