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Nawada Lok Sabha Elections

Nawada is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar. The Nawada Lok Sabha constituency comprises of six assembly segments, namely Barbigha, Rajauli, Hisua, Nawada, Gobindpur and Warisaliganj.

The first phase of voting in four constituencies of Bihar ended on April 11 with at least 52.5 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise in Nawada Lok Sabha constituency. The fate of seven candidates will be decided on May 23 when counting of votes takes place and the result is declared.

Altogether 55.78 per cent voters today exercised their franchise in the first phase of polling in four Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar. According to Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) HR Srinivas, it was 2.27 per cent higher turnout in these four seats in comparison to 2014 general elections.

In the 2014 election, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Giriraj Singh won defeating his closest rival Rashtriya Janata Dal candidate Raj Ballabh Prasad by a margin of 140157 votes. There were 884474 voters who exercised their franchise in the poll. There were 17 contestants from various parties in the fray in the election. Fourteen of these candidates also had their deposits forfeited.

In the 2008 Lok Sabha election, BJP's Bhola Singh had bagged 22.46 per cent or 130608 votes to defeat Lok Janskati Party's (LJP) Veena Devi who had won 95691 votes.

Bihar had witnessed an overall turnout of 56.28 per cent in the 2014 parliamentary election of which 57.66 per cent were female voters and 55.08 per cent were male voters. Nawada saw a turnout of 74.02 per cent in the last election.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Chandan Singh LJP

Won

495684
Vibha Devi RJD

Lost

347612
Nota NOTA

Lost

35147
Rajesh Kumar IND

Lost

14934
Vishnu Dev Yadav BSP

Lost

11403
Nivedita Singh IND

Lost

6787
Rakesh Raushan IND

Lost

6282
Aditya Pradhan PPI(D)

Lost

4781
Prof. K.B. Prasad IND

Lost

4072
Mokim Uddin RUC

Lost

3776
Ranganatha Chary SHS

Lost

3676
Vijay Ram MSP

Lost

3427
Naresh Prasad IND

Lost

2651
Tulsi Dayal IND

Lost

2230

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Nawada Lok Sabha constituency of Bihar: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Nawada 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 Nawada Lok Sabha constituency of Bihar. 

Apr 02, 2019, 20:06 PM IST
Nawada Lok Sabha constituency

Nawada Lok Sabha constituency

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