Katihar (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Katihar Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: कटिहार लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Katihar
  2. Kadwa
  3. Balrampur
  4. Pranpur
  5. Manihari
  6. Barari

Members of Parliament[edit]

The following is the list of the Members of Parliament elected from this Lok Sabha constituency:[1][2]


Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Katihar [3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
NCP Tariq Anwar 4,31,291 44.11%
BJP Nikhil Kumar Choudhary 3,16,552 32.37%
JD(U) Ram Prakash Mahto 1,00,765 10.30%
JMM Baleshwar Marandi 33,593 3.44%
NOTA None of the Above 3,287 0.34%
Majority
Turnout 977830 67.60%
NCP gain from BJP Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Election Commission of India"
  2. ^ "Lok Sabha Former Members"
  3. ^ "General Election of India 2014, Constituencywise detail result" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 56. Retrieved 2015-09-21. 
  4. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency wise Turnout for General Election - 2014". ECI New Delhi. Archived from the original on June 6, 2014. Retrieved 2015-09-21. 

See also[edit]