Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Nawada Constituency, Bihar
Union minister Giriraj Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the current member of Parliament from Nawada in Bihar.
Giriraj Singh, the Union minister of state (independent charge) for micro, small and medium enterprises won the seat in 2014 Lok Sabha election after he defeated Raj Ballabh Prasad of the Rashtriya Janata Dal. Before Giriraj Singh, his party colleague Bhola Singh was the winner from the seat in 2009.
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Nawada
Sitting MP, Party: Giriraj Singh, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 140,157
Runner up name, party: Raj Ballabh Prasad, RJD
Number of voters in 2014: 884,441
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 52.18%
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,676
Number of women voters: 788,739