Balrampur, Katihar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Balrampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Balrampur is located in Bihar
Balrampur
Balrampur
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 25°21′44″N 87°44′42″E / 25.36222°N 87.74500°E / 25.36222; 87.74500Coordinates: 25°21′44″N 87°44′42″E / 25.36222°N 87.74500°E / 25.36222; 87.74500
Country  India
State Bihar
District Katihar
Constituency No 65
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 11. Katihar
Electoral system First past the post

Balrampur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: बलरामपुर विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Katihar district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As per Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, No 65. Balrampur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Balrampur and Barsoi community development blocks.[1]

Balrampur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No 11 Katihar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

In the 2010 state assembly elections, Dulal Chandra Goshwami, Independent, won the newly created Balrampur assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Mahboob Alam of CPI(ML)L.[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 - Balrampur". Bihar Assembly Elections Nov 2010 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-10.