Lakshadweep

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Lakshadweep parliamentary constituency maps Lok Sabha Election
Total Area : 32.69 sq.km
Total population : 65,473
Current Chief Minister : U.T
Current Governor : Farooq Khan IPS (Retd.)
Total No of Seats : 1
lok sabha seats- |SC- 0 | ST- 1
Assembly Constituencies : -

List of Constituencies

Political Parties in Lakshadweep

National Parties

  • Indian National Congress (INC)
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  • Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
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  • Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)
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Regional Parties

  • Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP)
  • Communist Party of India (Marxist Leninist) (Liberation)
  • Samajwadi Party (SP)

About Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep is a tropical archipelago of 36 atolls and coral reefs in the Laccadive Sea, off the shoreline of Kerala, India. Not the greater part of the islands are possessed, and just a couple are available to guests (grants required). Kavaratti, one of the more created islands, is home to many mosques, including the resplendently beautified Ujra Mosque, and in addition Kavaratti Aquarium, exhibiting territorial fish, shark and coral species.

Election Schedule for Lakshadweep Lok Sabha Elections 2019

S.No Poll Event  Schedule
  Phases 1
1. Announcement & Issue of Press Note 10.03.2019
2. Issue of Notification 18.03.2019
3. Last Date for filing Nominations 25.03.2019
4. Scrutiny of Nominations 26.03.2019
5. Last date for withdrawal of Candidature 28.03.2019
6. Last date for campaigning 09.04.2019
7. Date of Poll 11.04.2019
8. Counting of Votes on 23.05.2019
9. Date before which the election shall be Completed 27.05.2019
  Number of PCs 1

List of Candidates Contesting for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 from Lakshadweep

Candidate Name Party Affilation
Shareef  Khan  (CPI-M) Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Dr. Mohammed sadique kp  Janata Dal (United) 
Mohammed faizal pp  (NCP) Nationalist Congress Party
Muhammed Hamdullah Sayeed  Indian National Congress 
Abdul Khader Haji (BJP) Bharatiya Janata Party
Ali Akbar K. (CPI) Communist Party of India