Lalganj, Bihar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Lalganj
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Lalganj is located in Bihar
Lalganj
Lalganj
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 25°51′07″N 85°10′46″E / 25.85194°N 85.17944°E / 25.85194; 85.17944Coordinates: 25°51′07″N 85°10′46″E / 25.85194°N 85.17944°E / 25.85194; 85.17944
Country  India
State Bihar
District Vaishali
Constituency No. 124
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 21. Hajipur (SC)
Electoral system First past the post

Lalganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: लालगंज विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Vaishali district in the Indian state of Bihar.

Overview[edit]

Since 2008, the Lalganj Vidhan Sabha constituency comprises Lalganj and Bhagwanpur community development blocks.[1] It is part of No. 21 Hajipur (Lok Sabha constituency) (SC).[1]

Election results[edit]

1977-2010[edit]

In the 2010 state assembly elections, Annu Shukla of JD(U) won the Lalganj seat defeating his nearest rival Raj Kumar Sah, an independent.[2]

Contests in most years have involved multiple candidates, of which the first- and second-placed have been as follows:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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. 
  2. ^ "Bihar - Lalganj". Bihar Assembly Elections Nov 2010 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-02-07. 
  3. ^ "51 - Lalganj Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2011-02-07.