Kishanganj of Bihar

Kishanganj

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The Bihar has 40 Lok Sabha constituencies and Kishanganj is one of them.

As per the last census report, Kishanganj houses 26,22,934 people. Out of them, 6.29% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 2.88% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 6.14% of voters are from urban areas while 93.86% voters stay in rural areas.

There are a total of 14,38,990 voters in the constituency. Among which, 7,62,877 are male voters and 6,76,113 are female voters.

In the previous elections, INC's sitting MP Md. Asrarul Haque defeated BJP's Dr. Dilip Kumar Jaiswal by a huge margin of 194,612 votes.

A total of 65% voters cast their vote in these elections.

In what qualifies as a great political thriller, Dr. Mohammad Jawed of Indian National Congress defeated Janata Dal (United)'s Syed Mahmood Ashraf by a margin of 34,466. After a close shave, Dr. Mohammad Jawed will now govern Kishanganj for the next five years.

Aam Aadmi Party fielded Alimuddin Ansari while the Janata Dal (United) gave a ticket to Syed Mahmood Ashraf. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Indra Deo Paswan.

Nominated Candidates

Candidate

Party

Vote Count

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Akhtarul Iman

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen

AIMIM

295029

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Alimuddin Ansari

Aam Aadmi Party

AAP

9822

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Asad Alam

Independent

IND

8133

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Azimuddin

Independent

IND

4755

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Chhote Lal Mahto

Independent

IND

8700

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Dr. Mohammad Jawed

Indian National Congress

INC

367017

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Haserul

Independent

IND

10860

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Indra Deo Paswan

Bahujan Samaj Party

BSP

6793

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Javed Akhter

All India Trinamool Congress

AITC

5483

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Pradeep Kumar Singh

Shiv Sena

SHS

0

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Rajendra Paswan

Bahujan Mukti Party

BMP

0

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Rajesh Kumar Dubey

Independent

IND

15184

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Shukal Murmu

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha

JMM

10275

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Syed Mahmood Ashraf

Janata Dal (United)

JD(U)

0

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