Ghanshyampur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Ghanshyampur is located in Bihar
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°03′50″N 86°19′05″E / 26.06389°N 86.31806°E / 26.06389; 86.31806Coordinates: 26°03′50″N 86°19′05″E / 26.06389°N 86.31806°E / 26.06389; 86.31806
Country  India
State Bihar
District Darbhanga
Lok Sabha constituency Rosera
Year abolished 2010

Ghanshyampur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: घनश्यामपुर विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) was an assembly constituency in Darbhanga district in the Indian state of Bihar.

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

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



In the October 2005 state assembly elections, Izhar Ahmad of LJP won the Ghanshyampur assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Dr. Mahabir Prasad of RJD. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Dr. Mahabir Prasad of RJD defeated Izhar Ahmed of LJP/ JD(U) in February 2005 and 2000. Mahabir Prasad of JD defeated Chandra Kishore Jha of BJP/ Congress in 1995 and 1990. Mahabir Prasad of LD defeatd Harish Chandra Jha of Congress in 1985. Mahendra Narayan Jha of Congress defeated Mahabir Prasad of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) in 1980. Mahabir Prasad of JP defeated Anirudh Jha, Independent, in 1977.[3]


  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). 16. Rosera. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-10-25. 
  3. ^ "86 - Ghanshyampur Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-15.