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Karakat Lok Sabha Elections

Karakat Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 40 Lok Sabha constituencies in the eastern state of Bihar and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on the last phase of elections being held on May 19.

Voting for Lok Sabha election in Bihar are being held in all the seven phases and counting will be held on May 23.

Karakat constituency came into existence following delimitation in 2008. This constituency covers six assembly segments– Bikramganj, Dehri, Karakat, Goh, Obra and Nabinagar.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Upendra Kushwaha of the Rashtriya Lok Samta Party – won by getting a margin of over 1 lakh votes. He had defeated Kanti Singh of the Rashtriya Janata Dal. Kushwaha had secured 338892 votes while Singh got 233651 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 50.01 percent across 1607 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Mahabali Singh of the Janata Dal (United) and Sanjay Kewat of the Bahujan Samaj Party.

In the year 2009 Mahabali Singh of the JD(U) managed to secure his winning position by getting just over 20 thousand votes against Kanti Singh of the RJD. While Mahabali Singh got 282742 seats, Kanti Singh secured 260240 seats.

Other members in the fray were Awadhesh Kumar Singh of the Indian National Congress and Raja Ram Singh of the Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist).

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Mahabali Singh JD(U)

Won

398408
Upendra Kushwaha RLSP

Lost

313866
Raja Ram Singh CPI(ML)(L)

Lost

24932
Nota NOTA

Lost

22104
Raj Narayan Tiwari BSP

Lost

21715
Mohammad Atahar Husain ANC

Lost

12431
Mamta Pandey RSMP(S)

Lost

8851
Jyoti Rashmi RSSD

Lost

8381
Basudeo Hazarika IND

Lost

6791
Ramjee Singh Kanta AHFB(K)

Lost

6663
Neelam Kumari IND

Lost

4605
Rameshwar Singh IND

Lost

4103
Manoj Singh Kushvaha JPJD

Lost

3984
Nand Kishor Yadav SP(L)

Lost

3419
Usha Sharan SSD

Lost

3003
Ghanshyam Tiwari SP

Lost

2881
Pradeep Chouhan BLND

Lost

2844
Arif Isain Husain JDR

Lost

2498
Kumar Saurabh IND

Lost

2450
Prakash Chandra Goyal PPI(D)

Lost

2219
Gorakh Ram VPI

Lost

2079
Shashikant Singh BMF

Lost

1972
Kamlesh Ram (Prasad) SBSP

Lost

1713
Prithvi Nath Prasad ADP

Lost

1695
Ram Ayodhya Singh IND

Lost

1472
Punam Devi IND

Lost

1359
Dharmendra Singh IND

Lost

1286
Abhiram Priyadarshi IND

Lost

1074

Karakat News

Full list of candidates going to polls in Bihar in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Bihar in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

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May 18, 2019, 17:57 PM IST
Karakat Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Karakat Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar: Full list of candidates, polling dates

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

May 06, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Karakat Lok Sabha Constituency

Karakat Lok Sabha Constituency

Karakat constituency came into existence following delimitation in 2008.

Apr 29, 2019, 10:40 AM IST