In 2009 Election Results
the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.
In 2014 Election Results
the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.
In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election
, armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.
Bhagalpur Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status|
|Ajay Kumar Mandal||Janata Dal (United)||616724||0||1530||618254||59.3||Winner|
|Shailesh Kumar Alias Vulo Mandal||Rashtriya Janata Dal||339999||0||625||340624||32.67||1st Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||31528||0||39||31567||3.03||2nd Runner-up|
|Mohammad Ashiq Ibrahimi||Bahujan Samaj Party||9489||0||83||9572||0.92||4th Runner-up|
|Sunil Kumar||Independent||7839||0||11||7850||0.75||5th Runner-up|
|Deepak Kumar||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)||7380||0||16||7396||0.71||6th Runner-up|
|Satyendra Kumar||Aam Aadmi Party||7270||0||46||7316||0.7||7th Runner-up|
|Abhishek Priyadarshi||Independent||5530||0||25||5555||0.53||8th Runner-up|
|Sushil Kumar Das||Bhartiya Dalit Party||4722||0||42||4764||0.46||9th Runner-up|
One of the 40 parliamentary constituencies of Bihar is Bhagalpur, which holds political importance in the overall political ambience not only of Bihar, but of the country as a whole.The Bhagalpur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 26) consists of 1,433,346 number of electorates in totality, of these 774,758 are males and 658,588 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. It is presently situated in the Bhagalpur district in the plains of the Ganga River basin. This parliamentary constituency contested its first Lok Sabha elections in 1951, when the constituency was a combined representation of the Darbhanga and Bhagalpur districts. However, today it stands separated.
With the Bhagalpur district’s population of 30,32,226 people according to the 2011 Census, this parliamentary constituency is one of the most renowned urban centres of Bihar. Bhagalpur Town, which is an integral part of the constituency, is a Municipal Corporation. Bhagalpur is also the administrative town of the district. Known for its rich production of silk sarees and other silk items, Bhagalpur is also called the Silk City of India. The silk and handloom industry provides the backbone of the economy, although it is also reliant on agriculture and small businesses, as many crops such as rice, wheat, barley are grown in the fertile Gangetic plains.
Bhagalpur has remained one of the primary trading centres of Bihar for a very long time, with industries such as NTPC Kahalgaon is situated here. It has nonetheless been announced as one of the most backward regions in Bihar, receiving regular funds from the Government of India under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGFP).
The Pirpainti assembly constituency out of the six assembly segments which constitute the Bhagalpur parliamentary constituency, is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Bhagalpur Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Bhagalpur 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 Bhagalpur constituency is Shailesh Kumar Urph Bulo Mandal of RJD.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||26||Bhagalpur||Gen||Shailesh Kumar Urph Bulo Mandal||M||RJD||9485||Syed Shahnawaz Hussain||M||Bharatiya Janata Party||358138|
|2009||26||Bhagalpur||GEN||Hussain,Shri Syed Shahnawaz ||M||BJP||228384||Shakuni Choudhary||M||RJD||172573|
|2006||By Polls||Bhagalpur||GEN||Syed Shahnawaz Husain ||M||BJP||221001||Shakuni Choudhary ||M||RJD||165390|
|2004||27||Bhagalpur||GEN||Sushil Kumar Modi||M||BJP||345151||Subodh Ray||M||CPM||227298|
|1999||30||Bhagalpur||GEN||Subodh Ray||M||CPM||321159||Prabhash Chandra Tiwari||M||BJP||275619|
|1998||30||Bhagalpur||GEN||Prabhas Chandra Tiwari||M||BJP||349463||Chun Chun Prasad Yadav||M||RJD||257616|
|1996||30||Bhagalpur||GEN||Chunchun Prasad Yadav||M||JD||269927||Prabhash Chandra Tiwari||M||BJP||216790|
|1991||29||Bhagalpur||GEN||Chunchun Pra. Yadav||M||JD||315292||Sadanand Singh||M||IND||146668|
|1989||30||Bhagalpur||(ST)||Chun Chun Prasad Yadav||M||JD||547723||Bhagwad Jha Azad||M||INC||112325|
|1984||30||Bhagalpur||(ST)||Bhagwat Jha Azad||M||INC||228030||Jagesar Mandal||M||LKD||197545|
|1980||30||Bhagalpur||GEN||Bhagwat Jha Azad||M||INC(I)||175995||Jageshwar Mandal||M||JNP(S)||99310|
|1977||30||Bhagalpur||GEN||Dr. Ramji Singh||M||BLD||304791||Bhagwat Jha Azad||M||INC||120073|
|1971||28||Bhagalpur||GEN||Bhagwat Jha Azad||M||INC||146881||Rameshwar Nath Tewari ||M||CPI||85842|
|1967||28||Bhagalpur||GEN||B. J. Azad||M||INC||110377||R. Tewary ||M||CPI||75563|
|1962||28||Bhagalpur||GEN||Bhagwat Jha Azad||M||INC||100657||Chhabi Nath Singh ||M||CPI||39528|
|1957||23||Bhagalpur||GEN||Banarshi Prasad Jhunjhunwala||M||INC||93315||Chhabinath Singh||M||CPI||43876|
List of Assembly Constituencies in Bhagalpur Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Bhagalpur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on March 17, 2020