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Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha Elections

Valmiki Nagar 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 May 12. This constituency came into existence following delimitation in 2008.

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

Valmiki Nagar constituency covers six assembly segments – Valmiki Nagar, Ramnagar, Narkatiaganj, Bagaha, Lauriya and Sikta.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Satish Chandra Dubey of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won by getting a margin of over 1.17 lakh votes. He had defeated Purnmasi Ram of the Indian National Congress. Dubey had secured 364013 votes while Purnmasi Ram got 246218 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 61.80 percent across 1391 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Baidyanath Prasad Mahto of the Janata Dal (United) and Dilip Varma who was an Independent.

In the year 2009, Baidyanath Prasad Mahto of the JD(U) managed to secure his winning position by getting over 1.83 lakh votes against Independent candidate Fakhruddin. While Mahto got 277696 seats, Fakhruddin 94021 seats.

Other members in the fray were Manan Mishra of the Bahujan Samaj Party and Raghunath Jha of the Rashtriya Janata Dal.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Baidyanath Prasad Mahto JD(U)

Won

602660
Shashwat Kedar INC

Lost

248044
Deepak Yadav BSP

Lost

62963
Nota Nota

Lost

34338
Suresh Sah IND

Lost

14870
Rakesh Kewat RHS

Lost

12811
Sushma Devi SHS

Lost

11933
Ramesh Prasad IND

Lost

8964
Durgesh Singh Chauhan BLND

Lost

7917
Bhola Ray SBSP

Lost

7871
Munna Singh IND

Lost

6136
Shiv Kumar Chaudhary BBC

Lost

4825
Rajesh Kushwaha RSVP

Lost

4583
Manoj Kumar JKP

Lost

4175

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

Valmiki Nagar 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 Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar.

Apr 29, 2019, 12:17 PM IST
Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha Constituency

Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha Constituency

Valmiki Nagar constituency covers five assembly segments – Valmiki Nagar, Ramnagar, Narkatiaganj, Bagaha, Lauriya and Sikta.

Apr 25, 2019, 11:27 AM IST