Ichagarh Vidhan Sabha Constituency in Jharkhand: Sitting MLA, Candidates For Assembly Elections 2019, Results And Winners
Ichagarh Vidhan Sabha Constituency (Photo Credits: File Photo)

Ranchi, December 8: The polling in Ichagarh assembly constituency in Jharkhand will be held on December 12, 2019. The Ichagarh seat falls in the Seraikella-Kharsawan district in Ranchi Parliamentary Constituency in Jharkhand. The counting of votes and results for all the seats in Jharkhand Assembly Elections 2019 will be declared on December 23. The sitting MLA in the Ichagarh constituency is Sadhu Charan Mahato of the BJP.  This time the BJP has fielded Sabita Mahato from this seat. Phase-Wise List of Seats Going to Polls in Jharkhand.

The major political parties contesting the Assembly Elections in Jharkhand include Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) and the alliance between Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM), Congress and Lalu Prasad Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD). These three parties have come together to take on the BJP in the ensuing elections for the 81-member Jharkhand assembly. While BJP plans to go solo this time, the JMM will contest 43 seats, Congress wil contest on 31 seats and RJD will contest on 7.

In Jharkhand, the five-phase elections are scheduled to be contested between November 30 to December 20. The first phase of election in the state had taken place on November 30. The voting for the third phase will be conducted on December 12, the fourth phase on December 16, and the fifth and last phase on December 20. The counting of votes will take place on December 23.

In the 2014 Assembly polls in Jharkhand, the BJP had won the elections by defeating Congress and its major allies RJD, Janata Dal (United), and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM). Ever since Jharkhand was formed, it was the first time in 2014, that a single-party (BJP) formed a majority in the state assembly. The BJP had won in 43 seats out of 81 seats, 2 more that required majority.

MLA CandidatesPartyVotes
LEKHNATH NISHADIND870
SHAILESH KUMAR SINGHIND789
DHANESHWAR MAHATOBSP773
AGNI BARDHAN SINGHSHS697
PRAMOD KUMAR SINGHIND658
SABITA MAHATO (Current MLA)JMM57546
RANJIT MAHATOAIFB511
SAMR KUMARIND503
JITENDRA THAKURIND471
SADHU CHARAN MAHATOBJP38485
ARVIND KUMAR SINGHIND32206
NARAYAN CHANDRA GOPEIND2798
GURU PAD MAHATOIND2237
BINOD RAYJVM1839
KIYAM HUSSININD1496
JAGDISH CHANDRA MAHATOIND1329
ANAND GOPEIND1117
BISHNU KALINDIIND1073
HARE LAL MAHATOAJSU PartyNA
AMBUJ KUMARNagrik Adhikar PartyNA
ASIM KUMARAihra National PartyNA
DOMAN CHANDRA MANJHIAmbedkarite Party of IndiaNA
NIRMAL KUMAR MAHATORashtriya Indepndent MorchaNA