Dhanaha (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Dhanaha is located in Bihar
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 27°04′04″N 84°16′37″E / 27.06778°N 84.27694°E / 27.06778; 84.27694Coordinates: 27°04′04″N 84°16′37″E / 27.06778°N 84.27694°E / 27.06778; 84.27694
Country  India
State Bihar
District Paschim Champaran
Lok Sabha constituency Bagaha
Year abolished 2010

Dhanaha (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: धनाहा विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) was an assembly constituency in Paschim Champaran district in the Indian state of Bihar.


It was part of Bagaha (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission of India, Dhanaha (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceased to exist in 2010.[2]

Election results[edit]


In the October 2015 state assembly elections Dhirendra Pratap Singh Urf Rinku Singh defeated Rajesh Singh by a huge number of votes being an Independent candidate he scored approximately 63,000 votes in the October 2005 state assembly elections, Rajesh Singh of RJD won the 1 Dhanaha assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Ramadhar Yadav of SP. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. In February 2005 Rajesh Singh of RJD defeated Ramadhar Yadav of SP. Rajesh Singh representing BSP defeated Arun Kumar Tiwary, Independent. Vishnu Pr Kushwaha of SAP defeated Satan Yadav, Independent, in 1995. Shyam N. Prasad of Congress defeated Satan Yadav of Lok Dal (B) in 1990. Naradeswar Prasad Kushwaha of LD defeated Arun Kumar Tiwari, Independent in 1985. Hardeo Prasad of Congress defeated Rang Lall Prasad of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) in 1980 and Yogendra Prasad Srivastava of Janata Party in 1977.[3]


  1. ^ "General Elections, 2004 - Details for Assembly Segments of Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). 1. Bagaha. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-10-25. 
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "1 - Dhanaha Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-20.