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Giridih is one of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies of Jharkhand.
According to the census, the total population of Giridih is 24,59,762, among which 14.56% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 14.37% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 37.04% of voters live in urban areas while 62.96% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 15,15,137 voters, there are 8,11,986 male voters while 7,03,151 voters are females.
Polling for Giridih was held on May 12. In the last parliamentary polls, BJP's sitting MP Ravindra Kumar Pandey defeated JMM's TTprev_runnerup by a margin of 40,313 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Giridih, a total of 64% voters got inked.
The latest election results have shown that Jharkhand Mukti Morcha's Jagarnath Mahto had to bite dust as AJSU Party's Chandra Prakash Choudhary emerged victorious. By getting 648277, the latter will govern the seat for next five years.
For this Lok Sabha seat, Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Rasul Baksh.