Gopalganj (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Gopalganj Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: गोपालगंज लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Baikunthpur
  2. Barauli
  3. Gopalganj
  4. Kuchaikote
  5. Bhore
  6. Hathua

Members of Parliament[edit]


Year Winner Party
1952 Syed Mahmud Indian National Congress
1957 Syed Mahmud Indian National Congress
1962 Dwarika Nath Tiwary Indian National Congress
1967 Dwarika Nath Tiwary Indian National Congress
1971 Dwarika Nath Tiwary Indian National Congress
1977 Dwarika Nath Tiwary Janata Party
1980 Nagina Rai Indian National Congress (I)
1984 Kali Prasad Pandey Independent
1989 Raj Mangal Mishra Janata Dal
1991 Abdul Ghafoor Rashtriya Janata Dal
1996 Lal Babu Prasad Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal
1998 Abdul Ghafoor Samata Party
1999 Raghunath Jha Samata Party
2004 Anirudh Prasad Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal
2009 Purnmasi Ram Janata Dal (United)
2014 Janak Ram Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Dr. Alok Kumar Suman Janata Dal (United)

Elections results[edit]

General Election, 2014: Gopalganj [1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Janak Ram 478773 52.99 +52.99
INC Dr. Jyoti Bharti 1,91,837 21.23 +17.00
JD(U) Anil Kumar 1,00,419 11.11 -28.53
BSP Chandradip Ram 16,751 1.85
BED Surendra Ram 16,680 1.85
NOTA None of the Above 17,841 1.97 +1.97
Majority 2,86,936 31.76 +23.34
Turnout 9,03,583 54.60 +17.91
BJP gain from JD(U) Swing +52.99

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 63. Retrieved 2015-09-23.
  2. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on June 6, 2014. Retrieved 2015-09-23.

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