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Bihar's Maharajganj is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
As per the last census report, Maharajganj houses 24,64,201 people. Out of them, 11.69% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 1.81% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 0.99% of voters are from urban areas while 99.01% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 16,44,524 voters, there are 8,82,264 male voters while 7,62,260 voters are females.
Polling for Maharajganj was held on May 12. In the last parliamentary polls, BJP's sitting MP Pankaj defeated RJD's TTprev_runnerup by a margin of 38,415 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Maharajganj, a total of 51% voters got inked.
In a completely one-sided battle, Bharatiya Janata Party's Janardan Singh 'Sigriwal" crushed Rashtriya Janata Dal's Randhir Kumar Singh by a margin of 230,772 to win Maharajganj.
Rashtriya Janata Dal fielded Randhir Kumar Singh while Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Anirudh Prasad for this Lok Sabha seat.