Purvi Champaran (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Purvi Champaran Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: पूर्वी चंपारण लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 40 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Bihar state in eastern India. This constituency came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of delimitation of parliamenatary constituencies based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.

Assembly segments[edit]

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

  1. Harsidhi
  2. Govindganj
  3. Kesaria
  4. Kalyanpur
  5. Pipra
  6. Motihari

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
2009 Radha Mohan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Radha Mohan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Purvi Champaran
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Radha Mohan Singh 4,00,452 48.68
RJD Binod Kumar Srivastava 2,08,289 25.32
JD(U) Avaneesh Kumar Singh 1,28,604 15.63
NOTA None of the Above 13,261 1.61
Margin of victory 1,92,163 23.36
Turnout 8,22,671 58.09
BJP hold Swing

See also[edit]