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Nalanda Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014

Nalanda Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election Results

Table showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Nalanda.

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2014 JD(U) WinnerKaushlendra Kumar 321982
2014 LJP Runner UpSatyanand Sharma 312355
YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2009 JD(U)WinnerKumar,Shri Kaushalendra 299155

Situated in the Nalanda District in the southern region of Bihar, the Nalanda parliamentary constituency is one of the most influential and significant constituencies, owing to a rich historical importance of the place.
According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Nalanda Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 29) were 1,719,503 of which 803,727 are females and 915,776 are males. It is one of the 40 Lok Sabha seats allotted to the state of Bihar.  

The Nalanda parliamentary constituency is part of the Patna division and is one of the most politically volatile constituencies in Bihar. The Nalanda district is part of the Red Corridor. The economy in the Nalanda parliamentary constituency thrives on crops such as tea, rice and other agricultural products. Although the Nalanda District is economically backward and is funded under the government’s special programme called Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme.  

The total number of voters in the constituency, according to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections is 5,68,219 people. A stronghold not only of the Congress, but also of the Communist Party of India and the Janata Party, the Nalanda parliamentary constituency is dotted with seven assembly segments, out of which Rajgir constituency is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Nalanda Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Nalanda 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 Nalanda constituency is Kaushlendra Kumar of JD(U).

Year PC No. PC Name Category WinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
201429NalandaGenKaushlendra KumarMJD(U)321982Satya Nand SharmaMLok Jan Shakti Party312355
200929NalandaGENKumar,Shri Kaushalendra MJD(U)299155Satish KumarMLJP146478
2006By PollsNalandaGENRamswaroop Prasad MJD(U)171592Dr. Arun Kumar MIND54859
200431NalandaGENNitish KumarMJD(U)471310Dr. Kumar PushpanjayMLJNSP368914
199934NalandaGENGeorge FernandesMJD(U)464458Gaya SinghMCPI358637
199834NalandaGENGeorge FernandesMSAP444784Ram Swaroop PrasadMRJD329114
199634NalandaGENGeorge FerandesMSAP486703Vijai Kumar YadavMCPI318839
199133NalandaGENVijoy Kumar YadavMCPI365566Ram Swaroop PrasadMINC273695
198934NalandaGENRam Saroop PrasadMINC256349Vijoy Kumar YadavMCPI245137
198434NalandaGENVijay Kumar YadavMCPI230531Pankaj Kumar SinhaMINC191060
198034NalandaGENVijay Kumar YadavMCPI198959Sidheshwar PrasadMINC(U)136358
197734NalandaGENBirendra PrasadMBLD284684Vijay Kumar YadavMCPI143662
197133NalandaGENSedheshwar PrasadMINC223398Shyam Sunder Prasad MBJS93698
196733NalandaGENS. PrasadMINC148410K. N. P. Singh MBJS70317
196233NalandaGENSidheshwar PrasadMINC95883Vijay Kumar Yadav MCPI58969
195727NalandaGENKailash Pati SinghMINC75835Krishna Pd. SinhaMIND57516

Facts about current sitting MP of Nalanda Constituency

Name of MP Kaushalendra Kumar
Age 57
Nature of Membership Elected
Term 18-May-14 to In office
Political Party Janata Dal (United)
Gender Male
Educational Qualification Inter/ Higher Secondary
Activities of Kaushalendra Kumar in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 63
Private member bills passed 0
Questions asked 87
Attendance 98%
Elections.in Verdict

Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)

List of Assembly Constituencies in Nalanda Parliamentary Constituency

Names of Assembly Constituencies
AsthawanBiharsharifRajgir (SC)

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Nalanda parliamentary constituency.

Last Updated on February 24, 2015

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