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.
Paschim Champaran Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|Dr. Sanjay Jaiswal||Bharatiya Janata Party||600735||0||2971||603706||59.6||Winner|
|Brijesh Kumar Kushwaha||Rashtriya Lok Samta Party||307964||0||1836||309800||30.58||1st Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||45637||0||62||45699||4.51||2nd Runner-up|
|Rakesh Kumar||Bahujan Samaj Party||11286||0||141||11427||1.13||3rd Runner-up|
|Sanjay Kumar Patel||Independent||10794||0||7||10801||1.07||4th Runner-up|
|Bipin Nath Tiwari Alias Bipin Tiwari||Loktantrik Jan Swaraj Party||9863||0||5||9868||0.97||5th Runner-up|
|Vikas Kumar Prasad||Independent||8682||0||2||8684||0.86||6th Runner-up|
|Nafish Ahmad||Independent||5477||0||20||5497||0.54||7th Runner-up|
|Ratan Kumar Sarkar||Independent||4229||0||1||4230||0.42||8th Runner-up|
|Ajay Kumar Sinha||Independent||3216||0||8||3224||0.32||9th Runner-up|
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 ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||2||Paschim Champaran||Gen||Dr. Sanjay Jaiswal||M||BJP||371232||Prakash Jha||M||JD(U)||260978|
|2009||2||Paschim Champaran||GEN||Jaiswal,Dr. Sanjay ||M||BJP||198781||Prakash Jha||M||LJP||151438|
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|
Last Updated on Aug 15, 2021