About Sarath Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency
Having a population of 169,238 in 2011, Sarath falls under Deoghar district of Jharkhand. The assembly constituency of Sarath which belongs to Dumka parliamentary constituency is represented by JMM. Sasank Shekhar Bhokta won the 2009 assembly elections by defeating his nearest rival Uday Shankar Singh of INC. Bhokta received 40282 votes as against Shankar's 30862 votes.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Sarath Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Sarath assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|2014||14||Sarath||GEN||Randhir Kumar Singh||M||JVMP||62717||Uday Shankar Singh||M||BJP||48816|
|2009||14||Sarath||GEN||Sasank Shekhar Bhokta||M||JMM||40282||Uday Shankar Singh||M||INC||30862|
|2005||14||Sarath||GEN||Uday Shankar Singh||M||RJD||66335||Shashank Sekhar Bhokta||M||JMM||51429|