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Bhagalpur is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of Bihar.
According to the data from last census, 26,40,539 people stay in Bhagalpur. Out of them, 10.03% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 26,40,539 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 20.82% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 79.18% people.
Out of the total 16,85,339 voters, there are 8,95,185 male voters while 7,90,154 voters are females.
Polling for Bhagalpur was held on Apr 18. In the last elections, RJD's sitting MP Shailesh Kumar (Bulo Mandal) defeated BJP's Syed Shahnawaz Hussain by a small margin of 9,485 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Bhagalpur, a total of 58% voters got inked.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, RAM KRIPAL YADAV won the Bhagalpur. MISHA BHARTI was defeated by a margin of 39,321 votes.
Bahujan Samaj Party fieled Md. Ashiq Ibrahimi while the Janata Dal (United) placed its bet on Ajay Kumar Mandal, and the Aam Aadmi Party chose Satyendra Kumar as their candidate.