Munger (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Munger Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: मुंगेर लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) (formerly Monghyr) is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India. Mokama and Barh are in the 14 assembly segments which fall under Patna district.[1]

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Munger
  2. Jamalpur
  3. Suryagarha
  4. Lakhisarai
  5. Mokama
  6. Barh

Members of Parliament[edit]

The following is the list of the Members of Parliament elected from this Lok Sabha constituency.[2][3]

Year Winner Party
1952 Mathura Prasad Mishra Indian National Congress
Suresh Chandra Mishra Indian National Congress
1957 Banarsi Prasad Sinha Indian National Congress
Nayan Tara Das Indian National Congress
1962 Banarsi Prasad Sinha Indian National Congress
1964^ Madhu Limaye Samyukta Socialist Party
1967 Madhu Limaye Samyukta Socialist Party
1971 Devendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress
1977 Shrikrishna Singh Bharatiya Lok Dal
1980 Devendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress (U)
1984 Devendra Prasad Yadav Indian National Congress (I)
1989 Dhanraj Singh Janata Dal
1991 Brahmanand Mandal Communist Party of India
1996 Brahmanand Mandal Samata Party
1998 Vijay Kumar Vijay Rashtriya Janata Dal
1999 Brahmanand Mandal Janata Dal (United)
2004 Jay Prakash Narayan Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal
2009 Rajiv Ranjan Singh Janata Dal (United)
2014 Veena Devi Lok Janshakti Party
2019 Rajiv Ranjan Singh Janata Dal (United)

^ by poll

Election results[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "14 segments in Patna dist this time".
  2. ^ "Election Commission of India" Archived 2009-01-31 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ "Lok Sabha Former Members" Archived 2008-06-16 at the Wayback Machine

See also[edit]