Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2022

Varanasi Cantt Assembly Election Results 2022

Varanasi Cantt is an assembly constituency in Uttar Pradesh. In 2022, this constituency was won by the Bharatiya Janata Party.Varanasi Cantt comes under Varanasi district of Uttar Pradesh State.
In 2022, Saurabh Shrivastav of the Bharatiya Janata Party won the seat by defeating Pooja Yadav of the Samajwadi Party with a margin of 86844 votes. Stay tuned with OneIndia for all the updates relating to this constituency. From campaign to election results, read all about Varanasi Cantt Vidhan Sabha (MLA) Constituency here. Find out who will be the winners, losers, victory margin and all other details on our special page.

Date of Polling: Monday, 07 March 2022
Date of Counting: Thursday, 8 December 2022

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (2022)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Saurabh Shrivastav BJP Winner 147,833 60.63% 86,844
Pooja Yadav SP Runner Up 60,989 25.01%
Rajesh Mishra INC 3rd 23,807 9.76%
Kaoshik Kumar Pandey BSP 4th 7,068 2.90%
Nota None Of The Above 5th 1,522 0.62%
Rakesh Pandey AAP 6th 1,165 0.48%
Santosh Kumar Maurya JANADIP 7th 560 0.23%
Sahid Chaudhari IND 8th 353 0.14%
Shrikant Arya BMUP 9th 309 0.13%
Sheikh Ambar Rashtriya Jantantrik Bharat Vikas Party 10th 215 0.09%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (2017)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Saurabh Srivastava BJP Winner 132,609 58.26% 61,326
Anil Srivastava INC Runner Up 71,283 31.32%
Rijwan Ahmad BSP 3rd 14,118 6.20%
Ajoy Mukherjee CPI 4th 1,515 0.67%
Dhurandhar Singh IND 5th 991 0.44%
Ajay Kumar Singh SJP (CH) 6th 765 0.34%
None Of The Above NOTA 7th 758 0.33%
Vinod Kumar Nishad "guru" NISHAD 8th 631 0.28%
Mrityunjai Verma NCP 9th 601 0.26%
Ram Prakash Ojha IND 10th 555 0.24%
Ganesh Shankar Chaturvedi IND 11th 469 0.21%
Bhuvaneshwar Dwivedi Urf Baba IND 12th 424 0.19%
Chandan Urf Ram Renu Chandan Advocate MADP 13th 381 0.17%
Sanjay Bajaj NJP 14th 288 0.13%
Shankar Prasad RSJKP 15th 279 0.12%
Sunil Kumar Shukla IND 16th 263 0.12%
Suraj BKP 17th 254 0.11%
Parvez Quadir Khan IEMC 18th 252 0.11%
Panna Lal Yadav IND 19th 239 0.11%
Satish Kumar SSCP 20th 216 0.09%
Shatrughan ACP 21th 195 0.09%
Sunil Kumar Maurya IND 22th 160 0.07%
Muhammad Akram IND 23th 137 0.06%
Mahesh Chandra Sharma IND 24th 111 0.05%
Vijay Shankar Pandey IND 25th 106 0.05%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (2012)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Jyotsana Srivastava BJP Winner 57,918 32.00% 12,852
Anil Srivastwa INC Runner Up 45,066 25.00%
Ashfaq Ahmad Alias Dablu SP 3rd 37,922 21.00%
Chandra Kumar Mishra Alias Guddu Maharaj BSP 4th 22,162 12.00%
Mohd. Saleem QED 5th 5,366 3.00%
Vikash AD 6th 1,800 1.00%
Shiv Kumar PMSP 7th 1,599 1.00%
Shambhu Nath Batul AITC 8th 1,107 1.00%
Ramakant Tripathi IND 9th 900 1.00%
Rohit Yadav RLM 10th 877 0.00%
Anil Kumar Pandey RSMD 11th 659 0.00%
Satya Prakash Srivastava IND 12th 645 0.00%
Aflatoon SWJP 13th 632 0.00%
Sadabrij SSD 14th 593 0.00%
Vinod Kumar JaKP 15th 529 0.00%
Laljee Chakrawal LPSP 16th 504 0.00%
Seema BSA 17th 466 0.00%
Ranjit Upadhyay SM 18th 392 0.00%
Parvez Quadir Khan IND 19th 382 0.00%
Aditya Kumar IND 20th 269 0.00%
Ram Chandar Yadav DSP 21th 251 0.00%
Ardhendu Shekhar Tiwari LJP 22th 249 0.00%
Ravi Singh JMM 23th 215 0.00%
Mohammad Javed IND 24th 186 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (2007)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Dr. Jyotasana Shrivastav BJP Winner 31,642 26.00% 5,479
Manoj Rai Pappu SP Runner Up 26,163 22.00%
Anil Srivastav INC 3rd 19,778 16.00%
Raj Kumar Singh Alias R.k. Singh BSP 4th 17,193 14.00%
Ashafaq Ahamed Alias Dabalu SBSP 5th 11,787 10.00%
Surendra Kumar Yadav RJD 7th 1,481 1.00%
Shyamlal Sharma IND 8th 854 1.00%
Ajeet Kumar Dubey RLD 9th 730 1.00%
Amarnath GGP 10th 686 1.00%
Mithalesh Kumar Bind RSBP 11th 525 0.00%
Ravishankar BPD 12th 456 0.00%
Vikas Narayan Dubey Tika NCP 13th 424 0.00%
Gopal Rai RKSP 14th 419 0.00%
Radhey Shyam Singh PTSS 15th 404 0.00%
Shankar IND 16th 370 0.00%
Kamalesh Kumar Upadhyay MC 17th 336 0.00%
Jhabbu Yadav IND 18th 303 0.00%
Shiv Narayan Tripathi IND 19th 300 0.00%
Gopal Maurya IND 20th 292 0.00%
Kewala Devi IJP 21th 204 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (2002)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Harish Chand Srivastava (harish Ji) BJP Winner 41,426 31.00% 12,697
Manoj Rai Pappu SP Runner Up 28,729 22.00%
Mohammad Istaqbal Qreshi Alias Babu Bhai AD 3rd 20,915 16.00%
Shatrudra Prakash INC 4th 18,041 14.00%
Abhishek Yadav Alias Guddu Yadav BSP 5th 15,595 12.00%
Hans Raj RTKP 6th 3,013 2.00%
Shankar IND 7th 1,215 1.00%
Surya Kumar Gond GGP 8th 893 1.00%
Vikash NCP 9th 661 1.00%
Champa IND 10th 530 0.00%
Malti Goswami PTSS 11th 473 0.00%
Ramji IND 12th 460 0.00%
Narendra Nath Dubey "adig" RJD 13th 445 0.00%
Vikash Narayan Dubey (tika) SHS 14th 433 0.00%
Dr. Rakesh Singh CPI(ML)(L) 15th 316 0.00%
Rajkumar Sonekar IND 16th 260 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1996)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Harish Chandra (harish Ji) BJP Winner 55,240 42.00% 28,488
Sunil Kumar Rai SP Runner Up 26,752 20.00%
Anil Srivastava INC 3rd 25,651 20.00%
Rajendra Singh JD 4th 7,879 6.00%
Akaram AD 5th 6,360 5.00%
Virendra Kumar PMSP 6th 1,348 1.00%
Mukhtar Khan IND 7th 1,209 1.00%
Shobha Singh Patel IND 8th 858 1.00%
Bhagirathi Saini IND 9th 401 0.00%
Shayama Devi BSP(R) 10th 376 0.00%
Navneet Kumar JP 11th 317 0.00%
Bihari IND 12th 311 0.00%
Prem Chandra BHJS 13th 282 0.00%
Sanjay Kumar IND 14th 248 0.00%
Ashok Kumar PSSS 15th 244 0.00%
Manju Lata Singh IND 16th 203 0.00%
Vishvajeet Sarkar IND 17th 196 0.00%
Yogendra Singh SJP(R) 18th 165 0.00%
Jivesh Tivari IND 19th 125 0.00%
Prem IND 20th 113 0.00%
Harihar IND 21th 88 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1993)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Jyotsana BJP Winner 51,388 44.00% 16,000
Athar Jamal Lari JD Runner Up 35,388 30.00%
Shatrudra Prakash SP 3rd 13,559 12.00%
J.p. Singh INC 4th 6,437 6.00%
Meera Yadav LKD 5th 1,000 1.00%
Navneet Kumar JP 6th 869 1.00%
Shyam Narain Pal BKD 7th 644 1.00%
Arvind IND 8th 503 0.00%
Somaru Ram BRP 9th 496 0.00%
Gulab Sonkar IND 10th 474 0.00%
Heera Lal IND 11th 467 0.00%
Anurag Kaushal IND 12th 316 0.00%
Shankar IND 13th 278 0.00%
Vijay Kumar IND 14th 277 0.00%
Habibulla IND 15th 198 0.00%
Somaru DDP 16th 179 0.00%
Rajendra IND 17th 145 0.00%
Narendra Pratap Verma IND 18th 138 0.00%
Badal IND 19th 124 0.00%
Devbrat Majumdar IND 20th 117 0.00%
Ram Asre IND 21th 115 0.00%
Gagari IND 22th 113 0.00%
Rajendar IND 23th 112 0.00%
Shaukat IND 24th 104 0.00%
Jamal IND 25th 99 0.00%
Amar Nath Gupta MCPI 26th 93 0.00%
Girja IND 27th 91 0.00%
Ram Nath IND 28th 85 0.00%
Satish Kumar SHS 29th 83 0.00%
Vinod Kumar Pandey ICS 30th 77 0.00%
Ram Ji IND 31th 74 0.00%
Virendra Singh IND 32th 69 0.00%
Chhatthu Lal Akela IND 33th 55 0.00%
Ashok SSD 34th 53 0.00%
Anshadar Misra IND 35th 37 0.00%
Lal Bahadur IND 36th 31 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1991)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Jyotsana Srivastava BJP Winner 31,305 36.00% 5,096
Athat Jamal Lari JD Runner Up 26,209 30.00%
Anil Kumr Srivastava INC 3rd 10,091 12.00%
Satrudar Prakash JP 4th 8,200 9.00%
Mansha Ram BSP 5th 2,792 3.00%
Vijay Kumar Bharti CPI 6th 2,032 2.00%
Kuniya LKD 7th 456 1.00%
Mandvi Prasad IND 8th 324 0.00%
Garib IND 9th 309 0.00%
Arjun IND 10th 239 0.00%
Subhash IND 11th 170 0.00%
Mohd. Zafar IND 12th 161 0.00%
Parmod Mathur IND 13th 147 0.00%
Maha Nand IND 15th 146 0.00%
Anshdar IND 16th 117 0.00%
Gulab IND 17th 110 0.00%
Shiv Shankar IND 18th 102 0.00%
Chhattu Ram Akela IND 19th 83 0.00%
Om Parkash IND 20th 79 0.00%
Rajendar IND 21th 71 0.00%
Uma Shankar IND 22th 70 0.00%
Udal DDP 24th 66 0.00%
Ram Ji IND 25th 64 0.00%
Amar Nath Gupta IND 26th 56 0.00%
Mahesh IND 27th 54 0.00%
Ram Nath IND 28th 48 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1989)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Shatrudra Prakash JD Winner 35,173 40.00% 18,062
Majumdar INC Runner Up 17,111 19.00%
Jyotsana BJP 3rd 13,262 15.00%
Mahesh Kumar Yadav BSP 4th 5,445 6.00%
Pramod IND 5th 3,486 4.00%
Arjun IND 6th 2,224 3.00%
Moti Lal Shastri LKD(B) 7th 2,198 2.00%
Anil IND 8th 1,700 2.00%
Subhash Singh IND 9th 684 1.00%
Bihari IND 10th 435 0.00%
Virender Pratap IND 11th 317 0.00%
Rajender Prasad Singh IND 12th 286 0.00%
Somaru DDP 13th 239 0.00%
J. P .singh IND 14th 231 0.00%
Rajender IND 15th 218 0.00%
Rajender IND 16th 213 0.00%
Ram Kirath IND 17th 184 0.00%
Abdul Rasid IND 18th 140 0.00%
Ram Ji Singh IND 19th 120 0.00%
Shankar IND 20th 105 0.00%
Hori IND 21th 79 0.00%
Dinesh IND 22th 50 0.00%
Prabhakar IND 23th 45 0.00%
Mohan IND 24th 43 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1985)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Sharrudh Prakash LKD Winner 17,721 32.00% 2,307
Ganesh Prasad Jaiswal INC Runner Up 15,414 28.00%
Jetendra Nath Dubey BJP 3rd 6,538 12.00%
Moti Lal Patel CPI 4th 3,412 6.00%
Channu Lal Shastri IND 5th 2,473 4.00%
Ram Naresh JNP 6th 2,181 4.00%
Chhotey Lal ICJ 7th 1,062 2.00%
Bhagirathi Prasad IND 8th 732 1.00%
Prasidh Narain IND 9th 627 1.00%
Mustaq Ahmad IND 10th 593 1.00%
Vinod IND 11th 490 1.00%
Vijendra IND 12th 475 1.00%
Mohd. Yunus IND 13th 386 1.00%
Pyare Lal IND 14th 374 1.00%
Nand Lal Gupta IND 15th 347 1.00%
Ram Nath IND 16th 298 1.00%
Sri Ram Singh IND 17th 230 0.00%
Kahir Alam Ansari IND 18th 204 0.00%
Vinod Kumar Pandey IND 19th 203 0.00%
Mewa Lal IND 20th 196 0.00%
Lachman IND 21th 186 0.00%
Khaderan Rai IND 22th 149 0.00%
Ravi Shankar IND 23th 135 0.00%
Parmanand IND 24th 130 0.00%
Kallo Prasad DDP 25th 125 0.00%
Jai Prakash IND 26th 100 0.00%
Rajendra IND 27th 85 0.00%
Shushela IND 28th 77 0.00%
Muiuddir IND 29th 75 0.00%
Isarjan IND 30th 53 0.00%
Narendra Narain IND 31th 40 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1980)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Mandavi Prasad Singh INC(I) Winner 17,051 34.00% 5,616
Satrudra Prakash JNP(SR) Runner Up 11,435 23.00%
Mahendra Nath BJP 3rd 6,173 12.00%
Narendra Pratap Verma JNP(SC) 4th 4,893 10.00%
Gobardhan Ram CPI 5th 3,496 7.00%
Mohd. Rafique Razvi INC(U) 6th 2,651 5.00%
Basant IND 7th 1,212 2.00%
Nasruddin IND 8th 988 2.00%
Vijai Bahadur JNP(JP) 9th 484 1.00%
Sri Ram Murat IND 10th 423 1.00%
Mohd. Zaffar IND 11th 255 1.00%
Ram Lakhan Gupta IND 12th 152 0.00%
Vishwa Nath Singh Yadava IND 13th 147 0.00%
Bhagat Singh SSD 14th 137 0.00%
Khursid Alam IND 15th 28 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Assembly election results (1977)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Shatroodh Prakash JNP Winner 28,973 58.00% 15,717
Kiran Kumar Sharma INC Runner Up 13,256 27.00%
Shivaji IND 3rd 4,164 8.00%
Jitendra Nath IND 4th 864 2.00%
Indra Bahadur IND 5th 755 2.00%
Lachhiman IND 6th 450 1.00%
Haridevi Malkani IND 7th 265 1.00%
Vishwa Nath IND 8th 242 0.00%
Gajendra Bahadur Singh IND 9th 167 0.00%
Maheshwar Bahadur Shahstri IND 10th 140 0.00%

Varanasi Cantt Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2022
Saurabh Shrivastav BJP Winner 147,833 60.63% 86,844
Pooja Yadav SP Runner Up 60,989 25.01%
2017
Saurabh Srivastava BJP Winner 132,609 58.26% 61,326
Anil Srivastava INC Runner Up 71,283 31.32%
2012
Jyotsana Srivastava BJP Winner 57,918 32% 12,852
Anil Srivastwa INC Runner Up 45,066 25%
2007
Dr. Jyotasana Shrivastav BJP Winner 31,642 26% 5,479
Manoj Rai Pappu SP Runner Up 26,163 22%
2002
Harish Chand Srivastava (harish Ji) BJP Winner 41,426 31% 12,697
Manoj Rai Pappu SP Runner Up 28,729 22%
1996
Harish Chandra (harish Ji) BJP Winner 55,240 42% 28,488
Sunil Kumar Rai SP Runner Up 26,752 20%
1993
Jyotsana BJP Winner 51,388 44% 16,000
Athar Jamal Lari JD Runner Up 35,388 30%
1991
Jyotsana Srivastava BJP Winner 31,305 36% 5,096
Athat Jamal Lari JD Runner Up 26,209 30%
1989
Shatrudra Prakash JD Winner 35,173 40% 18,062
Majumdar INC Runner Up 17,111 19%
1985
Sharrudh Prakash LKD Winner 17,721 32% 2,307
Ganesh Prasad Jaiswal INC Runner Up 15,414 28%
1980
Mandavi Prasad Singh INC(I) Winner 17,051 34% 5,616
Satrudra Prakash JNP(SR) Runner Up 11,435 23%
1977
Shatroodh Prakash JNP Winner 28,973 58% 15,717
Kiran Kumar Sharma INC Runner Up 13,256 27%
Strike Rate
BJP 75%
JD 25%
BJP won 8 times and JD won 1 time since 1977 elections.

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