Gaya Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
BJP's Ramji Manjhi won the Gaya seat in 1999 but in 2004, RJD's Rajesh Kumar Manjhi came to power. Since 2009, the seat has been with BJP’s Hari Manjhi.
Gaya Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 38
Total electors: 15,00,751
Female electors: 7,09,883
Male electors: 7,90,868
Reserved: Yes. For Scheduled Castes
Delimited: Yes. Sherghati Assembly seat was created in 2008 while Fatehpur segment was dissolved.
Assembly constituencies: Sherghati, Barachatti (SC), Bodh Gaya (SC), Gaya Town, Belaganj, Wazirganj.
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Ramji Manjhi won the seat in 1999 but in 2004, Rashtriya Janata Dal's (RJD) Rajesh Kumar Manjhi came to power. Since 2009, the seat has been with BJP’s Hari Manjhi.
Demographics: It covers most parts of Gaya district. It receives funding under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme and has a Scheduled Caste population of 13,34,351 members in the district. The district is also part of the Red Corridor.
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