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Bihar's Supaul is one of the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
According to the census, the total population of Supaul is 27,13,086, among which 16.73% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 0.47% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 4.09% of voters live in urban areas while 95.91% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 15,25,592. Of them, 7,96,979 and 7,28,613 are male and female voters respectively.
Polling for Supaul was held on Apr 23. In the last parliamentary polls, INC's sitting MP Ranjeet Ranjan defeated JD(U)'s TTprev_runnerup by a margin of 59,672 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 64%.
Janata Dal (United)'s Dileshwar Kamait swept Supaul by a vote margin of 266,853. Indian National Congress's Ranjeet Ranjan managed to garner only 330524.
Janata Dal (United) fielded Dileshwar Kamait while the Jan Adhikar Party gave a ticket to Satya Narayan Mehta. Similarly, the Indian National Congress placed its bet on Ranjeet Ranjan.