Chautham (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Chautham
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Chautham is located in Bihar
Chautham
Chautham
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 25°32′30″N 86°39′20″E / 25.54167°N 86.65556°E / 25.54167; 86.65556Coordinates: 25°32′30″N 86°39′20″E / 25.54167°N 86.65556°E / 25.54167; 86.65556
Country  India
State Bihar
District Khagaria
Lok Sabha constituency Khagaria
Year abolished 2010

Chautham (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: चौथम विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) was an assembly constituency in Khagaria district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission of India, Chautham (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceased to exist in 2010.[1]

It was part of Khagaria (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Election results[edit]

1977-2005[edit]

In the October 2005 Bihar Assembly elections, Panna Lal Singh ‘Patel’ of JD(U) won the Chautham assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Sunita Sharma of LJP. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Sunita Sharma of LJP defeated Panna Lal Singh ‘Patel’ of JD(U) in February 2005. Panna Lal Singh ‘Patel’ of Samajwadi Party defeated Vidya Sagar Nishad of RJD in 2000. Satyanarain Singh of CPI defeated Ghanshyam Singh of Congress in 1995 and Arun Keshari of Janata Dal in 1990. Kamleshwari Singh of Congress defeated Satyanarain Singh of CPI in 1985. Ghanshyam Singh of Congress (I) defeated Jagadambi Mandal of Janata Party (SC) in 1980. Jagadambi Mandal, Independent, defeated Ghanshyam Singh of Congress in 1977.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. ^ "General Elections, 2004 - Details for Assembly Segments of Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). 19. Balia. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  3. ^ "164 - Chautham Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-30.