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Darbhanga is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of Bihar.
According to the data from last census, 24,14,964 people stay in Darbhanga. Out of them, 15.44% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 24,14,964 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 15.87% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 84.13% people.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 14,95,446. Of them, 7,97,470 and 6,97,976 are male and female voters respectively.
Polling for Darbhanga was held on Apr 29. In the last parliamentary polls, BJP's sitting MP Kirti Azad defeated RJD's TTprev_runnerup by a margin of 35,043 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 55%.
After a neck-to-neck battle which brought voters on the edge of their seats, ARVIND DHARMAPURI won the Darbhanga. KALVAKUNTLA KAVITHA was defeated by a margin of 70,875 votes.
Rashtriya Janata Dal fieled Abdul Bari Siddiqui while the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Md. Mukhtar, and the Bharatiya Janata Party chose Gopaljee Thakur as their candidate.