Chiraia (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Chiraia
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Chiraia is located in Bihar
Chiraia
Chiraia
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°40′26″N 85°16′47″E / 26.67389°N 85.27972°E / 26.67389; 85.27972Coordinates: 26°40′26″N 85°16′47″E / 26.67389°N 85.27972°E / 26.67389; 85.27972
Country  India
State Bihar
District Purvi Champaran
Constituency No 20
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 4. Sheohar
Electoral system First past the post

Chiraiya (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: चिड़ाइआ विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Purvi Champaran district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, 20. Chiraiya (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Chiraiya and Patahi community development blocks.[1]

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

Election results[edit]

In the November 2010 state assembly elections, Avaneesh Kumar Singh of BJP won the newly formed 20 Chiraia assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Laxmi Narayan Pr. Yadav of RJD.[2]

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. ^ "Chiraia election results". Travel India Guide. Retrieved 2011-01-05.