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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Buxur constituency, Bihar

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 constituency watch: Buxur , Bihar

lok-sabha-elections Updated: May 15, 2019 16:48 IST
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Lok Sabha Elections 2019 constituency watch: Buxur , Bihar
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 constituency watch: Buxur , Bihar(HT)
         

The Buxur Lok Sabha constituency, in the district of the same name in Bihar, is currently held by Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Union minister of state for health and family welfare.

The BJP’s Ashwini Kumar Choubey had defeated Jagadanand Singh of the Rashtriya Janata Dal in 2014 Lok Sabha election from this general seat. Singh won from the Buxur Lok Sabha in 2009.

State: Bihar

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Buxur

Date of polling: May 19

2019 candidates: Ashwini Kumar Choubey (BJP), Jagadanand Singh (Congress)

Sitting MP, Party: Ashwini Kumar Choubey, BJP

Winning margin in 2014: 132,338

Runner up name, party: Jagadanand Singh, RJD

Number of voters in 2014: 888,204

Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 54.14%

Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,620

Number of women voters: 762,255

First Published: Mar 13, 2019 16:36 IST

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