Banka (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Banka Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India. This comprises the Banka district.[1]

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Banka Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments:

  1. Sultanganj
  2. Amarpur
  3. Dhoraiya
  4. Banka
  5. Katoria
  6. Belhar

Members of Parliament[edit]

The following is the list of the Members of Parliament elected from this constituency[2]

[3]

Election results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Banka [4][5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Putul Kumari 275006 30.58
RJD Jay Prakash Narayan Yadav 285150 31.711
NOTA None of the Above 9753 1.08%
Majority
Turnout 899353 58.04
RJD gain from Independent Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ahmed, Soroor (30 September 1999). "Voters want the return of the native". Rediff.com. Retrieved 5 October 2017. 
  2. ^ "Election Commission of India" Archived January 31, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Lok Sabha Former Members" Archived 2008-06-16 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 71. Retrieved 2015-09-23. 
  5. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on May 25, 2014. Retrieved 2015-09-23.