Aurai (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Aurai
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Aurai is located in Bihar
Aurai
Aurai
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°19′21″N 85°34′40″E / 26.32250°N 85.57778°E / 26.32250; 85.57778Coordinates: 26°19′21″N 85°34′40″E / 26.32250°N 85.57778°E / 26.32250; 85.57778
Country  India
State Bihar
District Muzaffarpur
Constituency No. 89
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 15. Muzaffarpur
Electoral system First past the post

Aurai (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: औराई विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Muzaffarpur district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As per Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, No. 89 Aurai (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Aurai community development block; Belpakauna, Berai North, Changel, Hathauri, Jajuar (including East, West, and Middle panchayats), Katai, Khanguradih, Lakhanpur, Nagwara, Pahsaul, Bansghatta, Barri, Tehwara and Bandhapura gram panchayats of Katra CD Block.[1]

Aurai (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, Ram Surat Rai of BJP won the Aurai assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Surendra Kumar of RJD.[2] Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Arjun Ray of JD(U) defeated Abhaay Kumar, Independent, in October 2005 and Ganesh Prasad Yadav of RJD in February 2005. Ganesh Prasad Yadav representing JD(U) defeated Arjun Roy representing RJD in 2000. Ganesh Prasad Yadav representing JD defeated Rambabu Thakur, Independent/ Congress in 1995 and 1990. Ganesh Prasad Yadav of JP defeated Usha Kumari of Congress in 1985. Ganesh Prasad Yadav of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) defeated Tribeni Prasad Singh of Congress in 1980. Ganesh Prasad Yadav of JP defeated Ram Janam Ojha 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" (PDF). Schedule VI Bihar, Part A – Assembly constituencies, Part B – Parliamentary constituencies. Retrieved 2011-01-10. 
  2. ^ "Bihar - Aurai". Bihar Assembly Elections Nov 2010 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-07. 
  3. ^ "62 - Aurai Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-07.