2. Tripura East is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in region of Tripura in North East India. This rural scheduled tribe constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 15.93% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 41%. The estimated literacy level of Tripura East is 85.45%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 3 on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Jitendra Choudhury of CPM won in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 4,84,358 votes which was 50.93% of the total votes polled in the constituency. CPM had a vote share of 65.58% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 12 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Baju Ban Riyan of CPM emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 2,95,581 votes which was 35.97% of the total votes polled. CPM had a vote share of 63.41% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 9 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 83.56% and in 2009, the constituency registered 83.13% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Tripura East was: Jitendra Choudhury (CPM) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 5,81,604 men, 5,58,672 women and 0 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Tripura East Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Tripura East is: 24.0964 92.2021
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: त्रिपुरा पूर्व, त्रिपुरा (Hindi); ত্রিপুরা পূর্ব, ত্রিপুরা (Bengali); त्रिपुरा पूर्व, त्रिपुरा (Marathi); ત્રિપુુરા પૂર્વ, ત્રિપુરા (Gujarati); திரிபுரா கிழக்கு, திரிபுரா (Tamil); త్రిపురా తూర్పు, త్రిపుర (Telugu); ತ್ರಿಪುರ ಪೂರ್ವ, ತ್ರಿಪುರ (Kannada); ത്രിപുര ഈസ്റ്റ്, ത്രിപുര (Malayalam).