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Government of India
Election Commission
22 APR 2019 3:56PM by PIB Delhi
Third Phase of General Elections in Bihar on 23rd April

Bihar will go to polls in third Phase of General Elections on 23rd April. Polling will be held in 5 Parliamentary Constituencies (PCs) of Jhanjharpur, Supaul, Araria, Madhepuraand Khagaria. 82 candidates are contesting for these 5 Lok Sabha seats.

As per the data issued by CEO Bihar office, there are total 8909263 voters, which includes 8899815 General Voters and 9448 Service voters. Out of 8899815 General voters, 4655306 are male voters, 4244284 are female voters and 225 are third gender voters. 

9076 Polling stations have been set up for the smooth conduct of elections in the 3rdPhase in Bihar.

Details of Contesting Candidates:

Name of Political Parties

Number of Candidates

  1. Recognized National & State Political

Parties

Party Name

Male

Female

Total

 

AITC

0

0

0

BSP

3

1

4

BJP

1

0

1

CPI

0

0

0

CPI (M)

0

0

0

INC

0

1

1

NCP

0

0

0

RJD

3

0

3

JD (U)

3

0

3

LJP

1

0

1

RLSP

0

0

0

  1. Registered Political Parties ( other than recognised national and state political parties)

35

1

36

  1. Independents

31

2

33

Total

77

         5

82

 

 

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