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Nalanda Lok Sabha Elections

Nalanda 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.

Nalanda constituency covers seven assembly segments– Asthawan, Biharsharif, Rajgir, Islampur, Hilsa, Nalanda and Harnaut.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Kaushalendra Kumar of the Janata Dal (United) – won by getting a margin of over 9 thousand votes. He had defeated Satya Nand Sharma of the Lok Janshakti Party. Kaushalendra Kumar had secured 321982 votes while Satya Nand Sharma got 312355 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 47.23 percent across 2025 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Ashish Ranjan Sinha of the Indian National Congress and Sanjay Kumar of the Bahujan Samaj Party.

In the year 2009 Kaushalendra Kumar of the JD(U) managed to secure his winning position by getting just over 1.52 lakh votes against Satish Kumar of the LJP. While Kaushalendra Kumar got 299155 seats, Satish Kumar secured 146478 seats.

Other members in the fray were Anil Singh of the Loktantrik Samata Dal and Dev Kishore Rai of the Bahujan Samaj Party.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Kaushlendra Kumar JD(U)

Won

540888
Ashok Kumar Azad HAM(S)

Lost

284751
Ramvilaf Paswan RHS

Lost

21276
Brahamdev Prasad SSD

Lost

16346
Shashi Kumar BSP

Lost

12675
Rakesh Paswan IND

Lost

11964
Ashok Kumar IND

Lost

10137
Rekha Kumari PVMP

Lost

9150
Ramchandra Singh IND

Lost

9075
Nota NOTA

Lost

8426
Anil Kumar BJKD(D)

Lost

8086
Ramchandra Prasad SUP

Lost

6514
Sunil Ravidas RPI

Lost

6428
Mintu Kumar IND

Lost

6325
Kumar Hari Charan Singh Yadav BMF

Lost

6187
Rajeev Ranjan Kumar JAP

Lost

5962
Chiranjib Kumar SHS

Lost

5520
Punit Kumar IND

Lost

5058
Shankar Pandey BND

Lost

4768
Purushotam Sharma NJRP

Lost

4444
Sampati Kumar SBSP

Lost

4434
Ram Charitra Prasad Singh HND

Lost

4412
Sanjeet Kumar JVKP

Lost

3668
Mohan Bind IND

Lost

3474
Usha Devi IND

Lost

3381
Shashi Kumar NCP

Lost

3083
Surendra Singh BPHP

Lost

2973
Dilip Rawat MVJP

Lost

2966
Sudhir Kumar IND

Lost

2901
Rajnish Kumar Paswan IND

Lost

2602
Nita Devi IND

Lost

2399
Dinanath Pandey IND

Lost

2322
Pawan Kumar Pandey BLRP

Lost

2231
Mohammad Surkhab Alam IND

Lost

2216
Shailendra Chaudhari IND

Lost

2171
Sohavan Paswan PMP

Lost

2073

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

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

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May 06, 2019, 11:27 AM IST
Nalanda Lok Sabha Constituency

Nalanda Lok Sabha Constituency

Nalanda constituency covers seven assembly segments– Asthawan, Biharsharif, Rajgir, Islampur, Hilsa, Nalanda and Harnaut.

Apr 29, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
Journalist's son killed in Bihar's Nalanda, eyes gouged out

Journalist's son killed in Bihar's Nalanda, eyes gouged out

Police said that his eyes were bleeding, but no injury marks were visible on the body. 

Apr 15, 2019, 06:56 AM IST
Four people die after bus falls into pit in Bihar's Nalanda, locals protest

Four people die after bus falls into pit in Bihar's Nalanda, locals protest

The bus fell into a pit in Chiksaura police station limits of Nalanda district.

Feb 04, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Murder of RJD leader triggers violence in Bihar's Nalanda

In CM Nitish Kumar's home district Nalanda, the murder of a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Indal Paswan, triggered violence. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 03, 2019, 08:26 AM IST
College professor shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bihar's Nalanda, probe on

College professor shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bihar's Nalanda, probe on

The victim was a professor at the PMS Colege in Nalanda district.

Oct 28, 2018, 12:37 PM IST
Ravi Kisan's Sanki Daroga promotional event gets banned in Nalanda

Ravi Kisan's Sanki Daroga promotional event gets banned in Nalanda

The makers of Ravi Kisan starrer 'Sanki Daroga' had planned to hold a Kabaddi match in Bihar Sharif yesterday. 

Sep 06, 2018, 10:06 AM IST
Bihar: Woman resists gangrape attempt, set ablaze by 3 men in Nalanda

Bihar: Woman resists gangrape attempt, set ablaze by 3 men in Nalanda

A woman was allegedly set ablaze by three men after she resisted their gangrape attempt. The incident took place in Bihar's Nalanda district on Monday. 

Aug 21, 2018, 13:05 PM IST
After nearly 60 years, stolen ancient bronze statue of Buddha to be returned to India

After nearly 60 years, stolen ancient bronze statue of Buddha to be returned to India

The 12th-century bronze sculpture was among the 14 statues, which were stolen from the Archaeological Museum in Nalanda in 1961.

Aug 15, 2018, 11:53 AM IST
RJD leader found beheaded in Bihar's Nalanda, cops clueless about culprits

RJD leader found beheaded in Bihar's Nalanda, cops clueless about culprits

A Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader was allegedly beheaded by unidentified assailants in Nawada area of Bihar. According to a report in Prabhat Khabar, RJD district general secretary Kailash Paswan

Jul 10, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
Bihar: Mob throws murder accused, policeman off first-floor balcony

Bihar: Mob throws murder accused, policeman off first-floor balcony

A mob on Saturday threw a man out of the first-floor balcony of a house injuring him seriously after he allegedly shot dead another person, and they resorted to violence in which 11 policemen were

Jul 07, 2018, 13:12 PM IST
Four arrested in minor girl gangrape case in Bihar

Four arrested in minor girl gangrape case in Bihar

The four men then took the girl to an abandoned building near Ahiyapur village and raped her, he said adding that they also made a video of the incident.

Jun 17, 2018, 16:02 PM IST