Hajipur Lok Sabha Election SummaryIt has clearly been a Ram versus Ram political battle in Hajipur. One of the forty Lok Sabha constituencies in the eastern state of Bihar, Hajipur has attracted much attention this election season. It has been a bipolar fight between sitting MP and JD (U) leader Ram Sunder Das and Ram Vilas Paswan, Chief of
Although Paswan, who won the Hajipur seat for the first time in 1977, had lost the seat once earlier in 1984 , the vote appeal in this constituency remained along caste lines. For the LJP party, this victory means a significant inroad in a region which was non- accessible to them for a long period of time.
Situated in the Vaishali district of Bihar is the Hajipur parliamentary constituency which is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies that represent the eastern Indian state of Bihar in the Indian Parliament. The Hajipur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 21) consists of 1,327,075 number of electorates in totality, of these 719,328 are males and 607,747 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. This Lok Sabha constituency is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes. The Hajipur city which is an integral part of the Hajipur parliamentary constituency is the headquarters as well as the administrative centre of the district. Former Union Minister and present Member of the Rajya Sabha, Ram Vilas Paswan, has won from the Hajipur parliamentary constituency for a majority of his terms, representing the Janata Party and later the Janata Dal party.
The state's capital city of Patna lies only 10 kms away from Hajipur city, and is well connected with it by the Mahatma Gandhi Setu. The economy of the parliamentary constituency besides thriving on a rich service sector, survives on a considerably strong agricultural base for the economy to bloom on.
The Raja Pakar assembly segment, out of the six assembly segments which dot the geography of the parliamentary constituency of Hajipur, is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes.
Vaishali district comes in the category of economically backward districts of the country, thus requiring a special supply of government funds. The population of the Hajipur constituency according to the Census of India 2011 is 1,47,126. It's agricultural base primarily supports the district's economy along with its service class population.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Hajipur Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Hajipur parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Hajipur constituency is Shri Ramvilas Paswan of LJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||21||Hajipur (SC)||SC||Ramvilas Paswan||M||LJP||455652||Sanjeev Prasad Toni||M||INC||230152|
|2009||21||Hajipur||(SC)||Das,Shri Ram Sundar||M||JD(U)||246715||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||LJP||208761|
|2004||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||LJNSP||477495||Chhedi Paswan||M||JD(U)||239694|
|1999||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||JD(U)||434609||Ramai Ram||M||RJD||329105|
|1998||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||JD||486350||Ram Sunder Das||M||SJP(R)||308789|
|1996||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Bilash Paswan||M||JD||387781||Ram Sundar Das||M||SAP||341550|
|1991||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Sunder Das||M||JD||489105||Dasai Choudhary||M||JP||121353|
|1989||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||JD||615129||Mahabir Paswan||M||INC||110681|
|1984||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Ratan Ram||M||INC||314725||Ram Bilas Paswan||M||LKD||263509|
|1980||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||JNP(S)||266428||Medni Paswan||M||JNP||120589|
|1977||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Ram Vilas Paswan||M||BLD||469007||Baleshwar Ram||M||INC||44462|
|1971||9||Hajipur||GEN||Digvijay Narain Singh||M||NCO||142771||Valmiki Chaudhary||M||INC||135687|
|1967||9||Hajipur||GEN||V. Chaudhary||M||INC||100645||S. Rai||M||SSP||72115|
|1962||9||Hajipur||GEN||Rajeshwar Patel||M||INC||104351||Achhaibat Rai||M||SOC||82501|
|1957||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Rajeshwar Patel||M||INC||163476||Ram Sundar Dass||M||PSP||100257|
|1957||8||Hajipur||(SC)||Chandramani Lal Chaudhary||M||INC||135135||Ram Balak Roy||M||CNSPJP||89870|
Facts about current sitting MP of Hajipur Constituency
|Name of MP||Ram Vilas Paswan|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Lok Jan Shakti Party|
|Educational Qualification||Post Graduate|
|Activities of Ram Vilas Paswan in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||N/A|
Note : This MP is a minister. Ministers represent the government in debates, so we do not report their participation. They do not sign the attendance register, ask questions, or introduce private member bills.(Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Hajipur Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Hajipur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Raja Pakar (SC)||Raghopur||Mahnar|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015