Belsand (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Belsand
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Belsand is located in Bihar
Belsand
Belsand
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°27′N 85°24′E / 26.450°N 85.400°E / 26.450; 85.400Coordinates: 26°27′N 85°24′E / 26.450°N 85.400°E / 26.450; 85.400
Country  India
State Bihar
District Sitamarhi
Constituency No 30
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 4. Sheohar
Electoral system First past the post

Belsand (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: बेलसांढ विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Sitamarhi district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As per Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, 30. Belsand (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Belsand and Parsauni community development blocks in Sitamarhi district and Tariani Chowk CD Block in Sheohar district.[1]

Belsand (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of 4. Sheohar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

1977-2010[edit]

In the November 2010 state assembly elections, Sunita Singh of JD(U) won the 30 Belsand assembly seat defeating her nearest rival Sanjay Kumar Gupta of RJD. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Sanjay Kumar Gupta of RJD defeated Sunita Singh of JD(U) in October 2005. Sunita Singh representing LJP defeated Ram Swarath Rai of RJD in February 2005. Ram Swarath Rai of RJD defeated Rana Randhir Singh Chauhan of SAP in 2000. Raghubans Prasad Singh of JD defeated Digvijay Pratap Singh of Congress in 1995. Digvijay Pratap Singh of Congress defeated Raghubans Prasad Singh of JD in 1990. Raghubans Prasad Singh of LD defeated Digvijay Pratap Singh of Congress in 1985. Raghubans Prasad Singh of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) defeated Ramanand Singh of Congress in 1980. Raghubans Prasad Singh of JP defeated Ramchandra Rai, Independent, in 1977.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Schedule – XIII of Constituencies Order, 2008 of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008 of the Election Commission of India". Schedule VI Bihar, Part A – Assembly constituencies, Part B – Parliamentary constituencies. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  2. ^ "Belsand election results from 1977". Travel India Guide. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  3. ^ "65 - Belsand Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-10.