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Paschim Champaran Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014


Paschim Champaran Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election Results

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2014 BJP WinnerDr. Sanjay Jaiswal 371232
2014 JD(U) Runner UpPrakash Jha 260978
YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2009 BJPWinnerJaiswal,Dr. Sanjay 198781


The Paschim Champaran or the West Champaran Lok Sabha constituency came into existence in 2008, following the Delimitation Commission of India’s Orders was instituted. It is one of the 40 Lok Sabha seats allotted to the state of Bihar.
The total number of electorates in the Paschim Champaran Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 2) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,220,868 of which 658,427 are males and 562,441 are females.

This parliamentary constituency is part of the administrative district of West Champaran in the northern region of Bihar. Before the delimitation of parliamentary constituencies in 2008, the geographic region of this constituency was part of the Bettiah Lok Sabha constituency.  

As this district which is part of the Tirhut division, shares a fluid border with the neighbouring country of Nepal, instances of high rates of crime and smuggling in the Paschim Champaran constituency are frequent. This makes the West Champaran district a part of the Red Corridor.  

The density in this district is 750 inhabitants per square kilometer, making it one of the most important urban centres in Bihar. History remembers the West Champaran district as being one of the first regions to witness traces of the Satyagraha Andolon led by Mahatma Gandhi. Bettiah and its surrounding regions are famous for the anti-colonial struggles involving the indigo plantation. Six assembly segments make up this parliamentary constituency of Paschim Champaran.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Paschim Champaran 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 Paschim Champaran constituency is Dr. Sanjay Jaiswal of BJP.

Year PC No. PC Name Category WinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
20142Paschim ChamparanGenDr. Sanjay JaiswalMBJP371232Prakash JhaMJD(U)260978
20092Paschim ChamparanGENJaiswal,Dr. Sanjay MBJP198781Prakash JhaMLJP151438

Facts about current sitting MP of Paschim Champaran Constituency

Name of MP Sanjay Jaiswal
Age 49
Nature of Membership Elected
Term 18-May-14 to In office
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Gender Male
Educational Qualification Professional Post Graduate
Activities of Sanjay Jaiswal in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 36
Private member bills passed 4
Questions asked 116
Attendance 87%
Elections.in Verdict

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


List of Assembly Constituencies in Paschim Champaran Parliamentary Constituency


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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
NautanChanpatiaBettiah
RaxaulSugauliNarkatia


Last Updated on February 24, 2015


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