Chapra (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Chapra Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: छपरा लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) was a Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency in Bihar state in eastern India till 2008. In 2004, Lok Sabha polls were countermanded in Chapra following allegations of rigging.[1][2][3][4] Re-poll was done on 31 May 2004.[5][6][7][8][9] Lalu won the elections after the re-poll.[10] In 2008, after the delimitation of parliamentary constituencies, Saran (Lok Sabha constituency) came into existence in place of it.[11]

Assembly segments[edit]

Chapra Lok Sabha constituency comprised the following six Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) segments:

  1. Taraiya
  2. Marhaura
  3. Chapra
  4. Garkha
  5. Parsa
  6. Sonpur

Members of Parliament[edit]

See also[edit]