Sitamarhi (Lok Sabha constituency)

Sitamarhi Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India.

Assembly segmentsEdit

Presently, Sitamarhi Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six Vidhan Sabha segments:

  1. Bathnaha
  2. Parihar
  3. Sursand
  4. Bajpatti
  5. Sitamarhi
  6. Runnisaidpur
  7. Sonbarsa

Members of ParliamentEdit

Year Winner Party
1957 J. B. Kripalani [1] Praja Socialist Party
1962 Nagendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress
1967 Nagendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress
1971 Nagendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress
1977 Shyam Sunder Das Janata Party
1980 Bali Ram Bhagat Indian National Congress (U)
1984 Ram Shreshth Khirhar Indian National Congress (I)
1989 Hukumdeo Narayan Yadav Janata Dal
1991 Nawal Kishore Rai Janata Dal
1996 Nawal Kishore Rai Janata Dal
1998 Sitaram Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal
1999 Nawal Kishore Rai Janata Dal (United)
2004 Sitaram Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal
2009 Arjun Roy Janata Dal (United)
2014 Ram Kumar Sharma Rashtriya Lok Samata Party
2019 Sunil Kumar Pintu Janata Dal (United)

Election resultsEdit

2019 Indian general elections: Sitamarhi[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
JD(U) Sunil Kumar Pintu 5,67,745 54.65
RJD Arjun Rai 3,17,206 30.53
Majority
Turnout 10,39,600 59.32
JD(U) gain from RLSP Swing
2014 Indian general elections: Sitamarhi[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
RLSP Ram Kumar Sharma 4,11,265 45.67 +45.67
RJD Sitaram Yadav 2,63,300 29.24 +8.64
JD(U) Arjun Rai 97,188 10.79 -29.57
Independent Mahesh Nandan Singh 20,613 2.29 +2.29
AAP Kishori Das 18,043 2.00 +2.00
AITC Rajeev Ranjan 11,250 1.25 +1.25
Independent Chandrika Prasad 8,846 0.98 +0.51
BSP Mahesh Kumar 8,521 0.95 -1.68
Bahujan Mukti Party Satyendra Bhandari 7,853 0.87 +0.87
Independent Mohammad Faiyaz Ahmad 7,586 0.84 +0.84
Independent Sone Lal Shah 6,115 0.68 -1.08
Independent Narendra Mishra 6,078 0.67 +0.67
Independent Ajay Kumar 5,454 0.61 +0.61
SP Syed Abu Dojana 4,692 0.52 +0.52
Bajjikanchal Vikas Party Surendra Kumar 4,501 0.50 +0.50
Lok Dal Jay Kumar Chaudhary 3,880 0.43 +0.43
SJP(R) Mahendra Prasad 3,695 0.41 +0.41
Independent Vinod Sah 2,996 0.33 +0.33
Sarvajan Kalyan Loktantrik Party Bharat Bhushan Sahni 2,763 0.31 +0.31
NOTA None of the Above 5,949 0.66
Majority
Turnout 9,00,588 57.18
RLSP gain from JD(U) Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.elections.in/parliamentary-constituencies/1957-election-results.html
  2. ^ "Sitamarhi Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Sitamarhi Election Result 2019 | Sitamarhi Winning MP & Party | Sitamarhi Lok Sabha Seat".
  3. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 47. Retrieved 2015-09-21.
  4. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on June 6, 2014. Retrieved 2015-09-21.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)

See alsoEdit