Election Commission of India has declared the final results of Giridih Lok Sabha constituency today. Chandra Prakash Choudhary of AJSU Party has been announced the winner. The seat went to polls on May 12, in the sixth phase of the general elections 2019. The constituency recorded a voter turnout of 57 per cent. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Results: Check Tally of BJP, Congress, Other Parties.
After Ranchi, Dhanbad and Giridih are two of the most populous districts of Jharkhand. According to EC data, a total of 1,346,527 voters can cast their vote in the Giridih Lok Sabha Constituency. Out of these 733,063 number of electorates are males and the remaining 613,464 are females. Jharkhand Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Constituency Wise Dates Of Voting And Results For General Elections.
The current MP of this constituency is Ravindra Kumar Pandey of the BJP. The JMM has issued ticket to Jagarnath Mahto, whereas, the BJP has this time fielded Chandra Prakash Choudhary from the constituency.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Schedule for Giridih Constituency:
|Issue of Notification||April 16|
|Last date for filing nomination||April 23|
|Scrutiny of nomination||April 24|
|Last date for withdrawal of candidature||April 26|
|Date Of Poll||May 12|
|Date of Result||May 23|
Watch: Details of Lok Sabha Polls Phase VI
List of States And Constituencies That Will Vote On May 12 In Phase VI:
|State (No. of seats voting in this phase)||Constituencies|
|Bihar (8)||Valmiki Nagar, Paschim Champaran, Purvi Champaran, Sheohar, Vaishali, Gopalganj, Siwan, Maharajganj|
|Haryana (10)||Ambala, Kurukshetra, Sirsa, Hissar, Karnal, Sonipat, Rohtak, Bhiwani–Mahendragarh, Gurgaon, Faridabad|
|Jharkhand (4)||Giridih, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Singhbhum|
|Madhya Pradesh (8)||Morena, Bhind, Gwalior, Guna, Sagar, Vidisha, Bhopal, Rajgarh|
|Uttar Pradesh (14)||Sultanpur, Pratapgarh, Phulpur, Allahabad, Ambedkar Nagar, Shrawasti, Domariyaganj, Basti, Sant Kabir Nagar, Lalganj, Azamgarh, Jaunpur, Machhlishahr, Bhadohi|
|West Bengal (8)||Tamluk, Kanthi, Ghatal, Jhargram, Medinipur, Purulia, Bankura, Bishnupur|
|Delhi (7)||Chandni Chowk, North East Delhi, East Delhi, New Delhi, North West Delhi, West Delhi, South Delhi|
Polling in all the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand will be held in four phases. The seats of Giridih, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur and Singhbhum would go to polls in the sixth phase which is scheduled to take place on May 12. The voting in the state will be held in the 4th phase, 5th phase, 6th phase and 7th phases of the Lok Sabha elections. Three seats will be contested on April 29; four constituencies on May 6; four Lok Sabha segments on May 12; and three seats on May 19. The results will be declared on May 23.
In the Lok Sabha Elections 2014, Ravindra Kumar Pandey of the BJP had won the Giridih seat by defeating Jagarnath Mahto of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha. Pandey had won the seat by 391,913 votes while Mahto managed to get 351,600 votes.