Giridih
Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentChandra Prakash Choudhary
Parliamentary PartyAll Jharkhand Students Union
Elected Year2019
Constituency Details
Established1952
ReservationNone
StateJharkhand
Assembly ConstituenciesGiridih
Dumri
Gomia
Bermo
Tundi
Baghmara

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

Assembly segments

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

Constituency Number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
32 Giridih None Giridih
33 Dumri None Giridih
34 Gomia None Bokaro
35 Bermo None Bokaro
42 Tundi None Dhanbad
43 Baghmara None Dhanbad

Members of Parliament

Year Name Party
1957 Quazi S. A. Matin Chota Nagpur Santhal Parganas Janata Party
1962 Bateshwar Singh Swatantra Party
1967 Imteyaz Ahmad Indian National Congress
1971 Chapalendu Bhattacharyyia
1977 Ramdas Singh Janata Party
1980 Bindeshwari Dubey Indian National Congress
1984 Sarfaraz Ahmad
1989 Ramdas Singh Bharatiya Janata Party
1991 Binod Bihari Mahato Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
1996 Ravindra Kumar Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party
1998
1999
2004 Tek Lal Mahto Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
2009 Ravindra Kumar Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party
2014
2019 Chandra Prakash Choudhary All Jharkhand Students Union

Election results

2019

2019 Indian general elections: Giridih
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AJSU Chandra Prakash Choudhary 6,48,277 58.57
JMM Jagarnath Mahto 3,99,930 36.13
NOTA None of the above 19,708 1.78
Majority 2,48,347 22.44
Turnout 11,07,156 67.12
AJSU gain from JMM Swing

2014

2014 Indian general elections: Giridih
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Ravindra Kumar Pandey 3,91,913 40.40
JMM Jagarnath Mahto 3,51,600 36.25
JVM(P) Saba Ahmad 57,380 5.92
AJSU Umesh Chandra Mehta 55,531 5.72
Majority 40,313 4.16
Turnout 9,71,242 64.25
BJP hold Swing

2009

General Election, 2009: Giridih
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Ravindra Kumar Pandey 2,33,435 37.70
JMM Tek Lal Mahto 1,38,697 22.40
JVM(P) Saba Ahmad 1,26,722 20.47
Majority 94,738 15.30
Turnout 6,19,190 45.98
BJP gain from JMM Swing

2004

General Election, 2004: Giridih
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
JMM Tek Lal Mahto 3,50,255 49.03
BJP Ravindra Kumar Pandey 2,00,461 28.06
JD(U) Inderdeo Mahato 81,722 11.44
Majority 1,49,794 20.94
Turnout 7,14,378 54.42
JMM gain from BJP Swing

1999

General Election, 1999: Giridih
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Ravindra Kumar Pandey 2,48,454
INC Rajendra Prasad Singh 2,28,630
Majority
Turnout
BJP hold Swing

See also

Notes

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

Coordinates: 24°11′N 86°18′E / 24.19°N 86.30°E / 24.19; 86.30