Karakat (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Existence2008 - present
Current MPMahabali Singh
PartyJanta Dal United
Elected Year2019
Total Electors1569989
Most Successful PartyJD(U)

Karakat Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India. This constituency came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of delimitation of parliamentary constituencies based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.

Recently one of the noted personality, Ghanshyam Tiwari (Indian Politician) got ticket of a national party, Samajwadi Party from this Lok Sabha constituency.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Karakat Lok Sabha constituency comprises six Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:

  1. Nokha
  2. Dehri
  3. Karakat
  4. Goh
  5. Obra
  6. Nabinagar

Members of Parliament[1][2][edit]

Year Winner Party
2009 Mahabali Singh Janata Dal (United)
2014 Upendra Kushwaha Rashtriya Lok Samata Party
2019 Mahabali Singh Janata Dal (United)

Election results[edit]

2014 Indian general elections: Karakat [3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
RLSP Upendra Kushwaha 338892
RJD Kanti Singh 233651
NOTA None of the Above 10185
RLSP gain from JD(U) Swing

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Election Commission of India" Archived 2009-01-31 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Lok Sabha Former Members" Archived 2008-06-16 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 80. Retrieved 23 September 2015.
  4. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on 6 June 2014. Retrieved 23 September 2015.

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