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Giridih Lok Sabha Elections

Giridih 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 12.

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

Giridih constituency covers six assembly segments – Giridih, Dumri, Gomia, Bermo, Tundi and Baghmara.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Ravindra Kumar Pandey of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won by getting a margin of over 40 thousand votes. He had defeated Jagarnath Mahto of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM). Pandey had secured 391913 votes while Mahto got 351600 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 64.25 percent across 1905 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Saba Ahmad of the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) and Umesh Chandra Mehta of the All Jharkhand Students Union Party.

In the year 2009, Ravindra Kumar Pandey of the BJP managed to secure his winning position by getting a margin of 94 thousand votes against Tek Lal Mahto of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha. While Pandey got 233435 seats, Mahto got 138697 seats.

Other members in the fray were Saba Ahmad of the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) and Aklu Ram Mahto Communist Party of India.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Chandra Prakash Choudhary AJSU

Won

648277
Jagarnath Mahto JMM

Lost

399930
Nota NOTA

Lost

19708
Rasul Baksh BSP

Lost

10061
Sunita Tudu IND

Lost

9077
Simmi Suman IND

Lost

4173
Sanjeev Kumar Mahato IND

Lost

2217
Amit Jani UPNS

Lost

2051
Dwaraka Prasad Lal RPI(A)

Lost

1896
Rajendra Dasaundhi IND

Lost

1667
Chandra Deo Prasad ANP

Lost

1650
Sohrab Shah BMP

Lost

1448
Madhu Sudan JHKP (S)

Lost

1244
Jogeshwari Thakur VSKP

Lost

1225
Shibu Singh BMFP

Lost

1206
Ahmad Ansari BLRP

Lost

1088

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Giridih Lok Sabha Constituency

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