Bihariganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Bihariganj
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Bihariganj is located in Bihar
Bihariganj
Bihariganj
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 25°44′09″N 86°58′45″E / 25.73583°N 86.97917°E / 25.73583; 86.97917Coordinates: 25°44′09″N 86°58′45″E / 25.73583°N 86.97917°E / 25.73583; 86.97917
Country  India
State Bihar
District Madhepura
Constituency No. 71
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 13. Madhepura
Electoral system First past the post

Bihariganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: बिहारिगंज विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Madhepura district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As per Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, No. 71 Bihariganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Bihariganj and Gwalpara community development blocks; Biriranpal, Madhuban, Rampur Khora, Kishunganj, Lakshmipur, Barahi Anadpura and Pipra Karoti gram panchayats of Uda Kishunganj CD Block; Gram Panchayats Haripur Kala, Digghi, Singiyon, Raghunathpur, Kolhaypatti Dumriya, Rajni, Gangapur, Dinapatti Sakhuwa, Pokhram Parmanadpur, Jorgama, and Rampur gram panchayats and Murliganj notified area of Murliganj CD Block.[1]

Biharganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 13 Madhepura (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

In the 2010 state assembly elections, Renu Kumari of JD(U) won the newly created Bihariganj assembly seat defeating her nearest rival Prabhash Kumar of RJD. [2]

See also[edit]

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. ^ "Bihar - Bihariganj". Bihar Assembly Elections Nov 2010 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-01.