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The Bihar has 40 Lok Sabha constituencies and Nalanda is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Nalanda is 28,73,415, among which 20.26% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.05% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 15.79% of voters live in urban areas while 84.21% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 19,51,967 voters, there are 10,36,575 male voters while 9,15,392 voters are females.
Polling for Nalanda was held on May 19. In the last elections, JD(U)'s sitting MP Kaushlendra Kumar defeated LJP's Satya Nand Sharma by a small margin of 9,627 votes.
A total of 47% voters cast their vote in these elections.
Janata Dal (United)'s Kaushlendra Kumar swept Nalanda by a vote margin of 256,137. Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular)'s Ashok Kumar Azad managed to garner only 284751.
For this seat, Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Shashi Kumar while the Shiv Sena fielded Chiranjib Kumar. Rajeev Ranjan Kumar was the candiate from Jan Adhikar Party.