Sakra (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Sakra
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Sakra is located in Bihar
Sakra
Sakra
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 25°55′N 85°32′E / 25.917°N 85.533°E / 25.917; 85.533Coordinates: 25°55′N 85°32′E / 25.917°N 85.533°E / 25.917; 85.533
Country  India
State Bihar
District Muzaffarpur
Constituency No. 92
Type Reserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituency 15. Muzaffarpur
Electoral system First past the post

Sakra (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: सकरा विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Muzaffarpur district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is reserved for scheduled castes.

Overview[edit]

As per Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, No. 92 Sakra (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Sakra and Dholi Muraul community development blocks.[1]

Sakra (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 15 Muzaffarpur (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

1977-2010[edit]

In the 2010 state assembly elections, Suresh Chanchal of JD(U) won the Sakra assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Lal Babu Ram of RJD.[2] Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Bilal Paswan of JD(U) defeated Lal Babu Ram of RJD in October 2005 and Dr. Shital Ram of RJD in February 2005. Dr. Sital Ram of RJD defeated Bilal Paswan of JD(U) in 2000. Kamal Paswan of JD defeated Bilal Paswan representing Congress in 1995 and 1990. Shivnandan Paswan of LD defeated Arun Kumar Ch. Of Congress in 1985. Fakir Chand Ram of Congress defeated Paltan Ram of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) in 1980. Shivnadan Paswan of JP defeated Fakir Chand Ram of Congress in 1977.[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. ^ "Bihar - Sakra". Bihar Assembly Elections Nov 2010 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-07. 
  3. ^ "58 - Sakra (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-07.