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Dumka Lok Sabha Elections

Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the eastern state of Jharkhand and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on May 19.

Voting for Lok Sabha election in Jharkhand are being held in four phases on April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19.

Dumka constituency covers six assembly segments – Sikaripara, Nala, Jamtara, Sarath, Dumka and Jama. Of these Sikaripara, Dumka and Jama are reserved for the members of Scheduled Castes.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Shibu Soren of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) – won by getting a margin of over 39 thousand votes. He had defeated Sunil Soren of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP). Shibu Soren had secured 335815 votes while Sunil Soren got 296785 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 70.94 percent across 1672 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Babu Lal Marandi of the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) and Pulis Hemram who was an Independent candidate.

In the year 2009, Shibu Soren of the JMM managed to secure his winning position by getting a margin of 18 thousand votes against Sunil Soren of the BJP. While Shibu Soren got 208518 seats, Sunil Soren got 189706 seats.

Other members in the fray were Ramesh Hembrom of the JVM and Pashupati Kol of the Communist Party of India.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Sunil Soren BJP

Won

484923
Shibu Soren JMM

Lost

437333
Dr. Shrilal Kisku IND

Lost

16562
Senapati Murmu CPI

Lost

16157
Nota NOTA

Lost

14396
Arjun Pujhar AITC

Lost

13104
Samuel Tudu IND

Lost

12609
Rajesh Besra IND

Lost

5882
Thakuroon Soren IND

Lost

5571
Raska Soren IND

Lost

5135
Stephan Besra BSP

Lost

3273
Ramesh Tudu IND

Lost

2579
Probina Murmu IND

Lost

2230
Mohril Murmu IND

Lost

2213
Baghrai Soren IND

Lost

2075
Satish Soren JPP

Lost

1926

Dumka News

One jawan martyred, four-five Naxals injured in encounter at Jharkhand's Dumka

One jawan martyred, four-five Naxals injured in encounter at Jharkhand's Dumka

Sources told Zee Media that the injured jawan has been airlifted in a helicopter to Ranchi for treatment.

Jun 02, 2019, 08:50 AM IST
Jharkhand: 3 killed, 9 injured in road accident

Jharkhand: 3 killed, 9 injured in road accident

Three persons were killed and nine others injured when a vehicle, carrying a marriage party, collided with another vehicle in Dumka district, the police said here on Sunday.

May 26, 2019, 17:50 PM IST
Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency of Jharkhand: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency of Jharkhand: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency of Jharkhand.

May 06, 2019, 12:59 PM IST
Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency

Dumka Lok Sabha Constituency

Dumka constituency covers six assembly segments – Sikaripara, Nala, Jamtara, Sarath, Dumka and Jama. Of these Sikaripara, Dumka and Jama are reserved for the members of Scheduled Castes.

Apr 29, 2019, 18:40 PM IST
Jharkhand: Driver lynched by mob after truck crushes child to death

Jharkhand: Driver lynched by mob after truck crushes child to death

The child, identified as Subit Marandi, was crushed under the wheels of the truck at Simanijore village near National Highway-114A in the district around 3 pm, they said.

Sep 09, 2018, 20:44 PM IST

Jharkhand Nagar Parishad election results 2018 live updates: Garhwa, Chatra, Madhupur, Godda, Sahibganj, Pakur, Dumka, Mihijam, Bishrampur

The results of the Nagar Parishad elections 2018 held in Jharkhand's Garhwa, Chatra, Madhupur, Godda, Sahibganj, Pakur, Dumka, Mihijam, Bishrampur on April 16 will be declared by afternoon.

Apr 20, 2018, 07:19 AM IST