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Bihar's Sitamarhi is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
According to the data from last census, 27,55,280 people stay in Sitamarhi. Out of them, 11.31% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 27,55,280 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 4.61% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 95.39% people.
There are a total of 15,74,914 voters in the constituency. Among which, 8,32,370 are male voters and 7,42,544 are female voters.
The sitting MP Ram Kumar Sharma from BLSP defeated RJD's Sitaram Yadav by a huge margin of 147,965 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 57%.
The result of Sitamarhi is out, as NARENDRA MODI of Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the winner in a completely one-sided battle against SHALINI YADAV (Samajwadi Party). The former garnered 674664 votes and won by a whopping margin of 479,505 votes.
Aam Aadmi Party fielded Raghunath Kumar while the Rashtriya Janata Dal gave a ticket to Arjun Ray. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Jasem Ahamad.