The politically active Lok Sabha constituency of Munger is situated in the Munger District in the eastern state of Bihar. It is one of the 40 Lok Sabha segments which belong to Bihar. 1,564,604 is the total electorate count in the Munger Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 28).
This constituency, formerly known as Monghyr, was initially a stronghold of the Indian National Congress. However, for the last couple of decades it has been known for the alternating political presence of both the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Janata Dal (United) in the Lok Sabha elections. Out of the 38 administrative districts which comprise the state of Bihar, one of the most important is Munger. This district has a very high literacy rate (73.3%), which is higher than that of the state of Bihar. It is thus home to some of the most renowned educational institutes. The district has a population of 1,359,054, and has as its administrative headquarters, the town of Munger. The district, however, has been recognized as one of the 36 districts in the state which are economically backward, and are thus funded by the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme of the Government of India. Six Assembly segments make up this constituency of Munger, according to the delimitation of assembly constituencies implemented in 2008.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Munger Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Munger 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 Munger constituency is Veena Devi of LJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||28||Munger||Gen||Veena Devi||F||LJP||352911||Rajiv Ranjan Singh Alias Lalan Singh||M||JD(U)||243827|
|2009||28||Munger||GEN||Rajiv Ranjan (Lalan) Singh||M||JD(U)||374317||Ram Badan Roy||M||RJD||184956|
|2004||29||Monghyr||GEN||Jay Prakash Narayan Yadav||M||RJD||453286||Dr. Monazir Hassan||M||JD(U)||337359|
|1999||32||Monghyr||GEN||Brahma Nand Mandal||M||JD(U)||346615||Bijoy Kumar Bijoy||M||RJD||324800|
|1998||32||Monghyr||GEN||Bijoy Kumar "Bijoy"||M||RJD||350583||Brahamanand Mandal||M||SAP||346518|
|1996||32||Monghyr||GEN||Brahmanand Mandal||M||SAP||281098||Upendra Pd. Verma||M||JD||259952|
|1991||31||Monghyr||GEN||Brahmanand Mandal||M||CPI||279472||Dhanraj Singh||M||JP||168488|
|1989||32||Monghyr||GEN||Dhanraj Singh||M||JD||279533||Devendra Prasad Yadav||M||INC||224347|
|1984||32||Monghyr||GEN||Devendra Pd. Yadav||M||INC||268328||Brahmanand Singh||M||CPI||104985|
|1980||32||Monghyr||GEN||Devendra Prasad Yadav||M||INC(U)||202181||Tarini Prasad Singh||M||INC(I)||138048|
|1977||32||Monghyr||GEN||Krishna Singh||M||BLD||337791||Devendra Prasad Yadav||M||INC||164174|
|1971||29||Monghyr||GEN||Deonandan Prasad Yadav||M||INC||150482||Madhu Limye||M||SSP||124806|
|1967||29||Monghyr||GEN||L. M. Ramchandra||M||SSP||168111||C. S. Singh||M||INC||71427|
|1962||29||Monghyr||GEN||Banarsi Prasad Sinha||M||INC||91861||Rameshar Yadav||M||PSP||41960|
|1957||24||Monghyr||(SC)||Banarsi Pd. Sinha||M||INC||168397||Rameshwar Yadav||M||PSP||120579|
|1957||24||Monghyr||(SC)||Nayan Tara Das||M||INC||150621||Rameshwar Pd. Verma||M||PSP||114445|
Facts about current sitting MP of Munger Constituency
|Name of MP||Veena Devi|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Lok Jan Shakti Party|
|Educational Qualification||Under Matric|
|Activities of Veena Devi in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Munger Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Munger parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015