130. Sanakhemundi is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in Coastal region of Odisha and falls in Ganjam district. Odisha is located in East India. Seat is unreserved.
This Rural constituency has 2,13,271 voters of which 1,13,246 are male and 1,00,025 are female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2019 Odisha Assembly elections, Sanakhemundi, recorded a voter turnout of 68.22%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 66.3% and in 2009, 55.88% of Sanakhemundi's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).
In the 2014 Odisha state Assembly elections, Nandini Devi of BJD won in this seat defeating INC's candidate by a margin of 8,222 votes which was 6.27% of the total votes polled. Nandini Devi polled a total of 1,31,164 (50.35%) votes.
INC's Ramesh Chandra Jena won this seat in the 2009 Odisha Assembly elections beating the INC candidate by a margin of 23593 (23.53%) votes. Ramesh Chandra Jena polled 1,00,273 which was 50.35% of the total votes polled.
Sanakhemundi went to the polls in Phase 2 of the 2019 Odisha Assembly polls on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The election results for the seat are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
Constituency name in other Indian languages: सनखेमुंडी (Hindi), সানাকিমুন্ডি (Bangla), சனக்கிமுண்டி (Tamil), and సనఖేముండి (Telugu).
State name in other Indian languages: ओडिशा (Hindi), ওড়িশা (Bengali), ओडिशा (Marathi), ઓડિસા (Gujarati), ஒடிசா (Tamil), ఒడిషా (Telugu), ಒಡಿಶಾ (Kannada), and ഒഡിഷ (Malayalam).
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