Araria (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Araria Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: अररिया लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India. It is unreserved.

Assembly segments[edit]

Araria Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six assembly segments:

  1. Narpatganj
  2. Raniganj (SC)
  3. Forbesganj
  4. Araria
  5. Jokhihat
  6. Sikti

Members of Parliament[edit]

The following is the list of the Members of Parliament elected from this constituency:[1]

Election results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Araria [2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Pradeep Kumar Singh 261474 26.80%
RJD Tasleem Uddin 407978 41.81%
JD(U) Vijay Kumar Mandal 221769 22.73%
BSP Abdul Rahman 17724 1.82%
NOTA None of the Above 16608 1.70%
Turnout 975811 61.48
RJD gain from BJP Swing


  1. ^ "Election Commission of India" Archived 2009-01-31 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 55. Retrieved 2015-09-21. 
  3. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on June 6, 2014. Retrieved 2015-09-21. 

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