2015-oct Rajkumar sah of Lokjanshakti party heade by Mr. Ramvilash paswan, has won the legislative election by a huge margin of 20293.
Mr. sah had defeated Munna shukla aka vijay kumar shukla of JDU. Rajkumar sah secured 80842 votes while Mr. shukla got 60549 votes. In this assembly election BJP was in alliance with LJP, HAM and RLSP while the other end was mahagathbandhan alliance of Congress, JDU and RJD.
In the 2010 state assembly elections, Annu Shukla of JD(U) won the Lalganj seat defeating his nearest rival Raj Kumar Sah, an independent.
Contests in most years have involved multiple candidates, of which the first- and second-placed have been as follows: