Madhuban (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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For the Bihar constituency in Madhubani district, see Madhubani (Vidhan Sabha constituency).
Madhuban
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Madhuban is located in Bihar
Madhuban
Madhuban
Location in Bihar
Coordinates: 26°25′43″N 85°08′24″E / 26.42861°N 85.14000°E / 26.42861; 85.14000Coordinates: 26°25′43″N 85°08′24″E / 26.42861°N 85.14000°E / 26.42861; 85.14000
Country  India
State Bihar
District Purvi Champaran
Constituency No 18
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 4. Sheohar
Electoral system First past the post

Madhuban (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Hindi: मधुबन विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is an assembly constituency in Purvi Champaran district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is an open seat now but was earlier reserved for scheduled castes.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, 18. Madhuban (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Madhuban, Pakridayal and Phenhara community development blocks.[1]

Madhuban (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of 4. Sheohar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

1977-2010[edit]

In the November 2010 and October 2005 state assembly elections Shivjee Rai of JD(U) won the 16 Madhuban state assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Rana Randhir of RJD. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Rana Randhir of RJD defeated Shivjee Rai of JD(U) in February 2005. Sita Ram Singh of RJD defeated Rajesh Kumar Roshan of SAP in 2000. Sita Ram Singh of JD defeated Krishna Chandra of SAP in 1995 and Ramji Singh of BJP in 1990. Sita Ram Singh of Janata Party defeated Ram Nandan Singh of Congress in 1985. Vraj Kishore Singh of Congress defeated Mahendra Rai of Janata Party (Secular – Charan Singh) in 1980. Rup Lal Rai of Congress defeated Mahendra Rai of Janata Party in 1977. [2][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. ^ "Madhuban election results from 1977". Travel India Guide. Retrieved 2011-01-05. 
  3. ^ "16 - Madhuban Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-06.