Dhanbad
Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentPashupati Nath Singh
Parliamentary PartyBharatiya Janata Party
Elected Year2019
Constituency Details
Established1952
ReservationNone
StateJharkhand
Assembly ConstituenciesBokaro
Chandankiyari
Sindri
Nirsa
Dhanbad
Jharia

Dhanbad Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Jharkhand state in eastern India. This constituency covers parts of Bokaro and Dhanbad districts.

Assembly segments

Presently, Dhanbad Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following six Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments:[1]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
36 Bokaro None Bokaro
37 Chandankiyari SC Bokaro
38 Sindri None Dhanbad
39 Nirsa None Dhanbad
40 Dhanbad None Dhanbad
41 Jharia None Dhanbad

Members of Parliament

Year Name Party
1952 P. C. Bose Indian National Congress
1957
1962 P. R. Chakravarti
1967 Rani Lalita Rajya Laxmi Independent
1971 Ram Narain Sharma Indian National Congress
1977 A. K. Roy Marxist Coordination Committee
1980
1984 Shankar Dayal Singh Indian National Congress
1989 A. K. Roy Marxist Coordination Committee
1991 Rita Verma Bharatiya Janata Party
1996
1998
1999
2004 Chandra Shekhar Dubey Indian National Congress
2009 Pashupati Nath Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
2014
2019

Election result

General election 2019

2019 Indian general elections: Dhanbad
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Pashupati Nath Singh 8,27,234 66.03
INC Kirti Azad 3,41,040 27.22
NOTA None of the above 4,345 0.38
Majority 4,86,194 38.81
Turnout 12,53,265 60.47 -0.07
BJP hold Swing

General election 2014

2014 Indian general elections: Dhanbad
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Pashupati Nath Singh 5,43,491 47.51
INC Ajay Kumar Dubey 2,50,537 21.90
MCC Anand Mahato 1,10,185 9.63
JVM(P) Samresh Singh 90,926 7.95
AITC Chandra Shekhar Dubey 29,937 2.62
AJSU Hemlata S. Mohan 21,277 1.81 New
NOTA None of the above 7,675 0.67 New
Majority 2,92,954 25.61
Turnout 11,43,945 60.53
BJP hold Swing

General election 2009

2009 Indian general elections: Dhanbad
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Pashupati Nath Singh 2,60,521 31.99
INC Chandrashekhar Dubey 2,02,474 24.86
BSP Samaresh Singh 1,32,445 16.26
MCC A. K. Roy 85,457 10.49
Majority 58,047 7.14
Turnout 8,14,208 45.07
BJP gain from INC Swing

See also

Notes

  1. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency". Chief Electoral Officer, Jharkhand website. Archived from the original on 2012-02-26.

Coordinates: 23°49′N 86°26′E / 23.81°N 86.44°E / 23.81; 86.44