Kateya (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Kateya is located in Bihar
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°34′10″N 84°05′33″E / 26.56944°N 84.09250°E / 26.56944; 84.09250Coordinates: 26°34′10″N 84°05′33″E / 26.56944°N 84.09250°E / 26.56944; 84.09250
Country  India
State Bihar
District Gopalganj
Lok Sabha constituency Gopalganj
Year abolished 2010
Area code(s) 841437

Kateya (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: कटेया विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) was an assembly constituency in Gopalganj district in the Indian state of Bihar.


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

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

Election results[edit]

In the October 2005 and February 2005 state assembly elections, Amarendra Kumar Pandey of BSP won the Kateya assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Kiran Devi of RJD. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Kiran Devi of RJD defeated Man Deo Tiwari of BJP in 2000. Sinheswar Shahi of JD defeated Bachcha Chaube of Congress in 1995. Bachcha Chaube of Congress defeated Nagina Rai of JD. Bachcha Chaube representing Janata Party defeated Manoj Kumar Mishra of Congress in 1985. Sihaswar Sahi of Congress defeated Bachcha Chaube representing BJP in 1980. Nagina Rai representing Congress defeated Rajmangal Mishra of Janata Party in 1977.[3][4]


  1. ^ "General Elections, 2004 - Details for Assembly Segments of Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). 4. Gopalganj. 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. ^ "Kateya election results from 1977". Travel India Guide. Retrieved 2011-01-05. 
  4. ^ "21 - Kateya Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-06.