Govindganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||3. Purvi Champaran|
|Electoral system||First past the post|
As per orders of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, 14. Govindganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Areraj and Paharpur community development blocks; and Paschimi Sangrampur, Purbi Sangrampur and Dakshani Bariyaria of Sangrampur CD Block.
In the November 2015,Raju Tiwari Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) won the 14 Govinganj assembly seat defeating his rival Brajesh Kumar congress by 27920 votes.while,Meena Dwivedi/ Meena Devi of JD(U) was not given seat by her respected party to contest from the 14 Govindganj assembly seat.
In the November 2010, October 2005 and February 2005 state assembly elections, Meena Dwivedi/ Meena Devi of Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) won the 14 Govindganj assembly seat. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Rajan Tiwari, Independent, defeated Bhupendra Nath Dubey of Samata Party (SAP) in 2000. Devendra Nath Dubey of SAP defeated Yogendra Pandey of Janata Dal (JD) in 1995. Yogendra Pandey of JD/ Independent defeated Jai Prakash Pandey of Indian National Congress in 1990 and Ram Shankar Pandey of Congress in 1985. Ram Shankar Pandey of Congress defeated Umakant Shukla of Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)) in 1980 and Madan Mohan Prasad Singh of Janata Party in 1977.Pt Dhruv Narayan Mani Tripathi of Congress winner's in 1957,1962 & 1967.
- "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.
- "Meena Dwivedi JD(U) won in Govindganj". TPR One. Retrieved 2011-01-05.[permanent dead link]