Muzaffarpur Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
Bhumihars, Yadavs, Muslims and Sahnis are found in equal numbers in Muzaffarpur. Kayasthas are influential in the Muzaffarpur town. Vaishyas are also a sizeable section of the electorate here.
Muzaffarpur Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 15
Total electors: 15,51,363
Female electors: 7,20,420
Male electors: 8,30,943
Assembly constituencies: Gaighat, Aurai, Bochahan (SC), Sakra (SC), Kurhani, Muzaffarpur
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: Five-time Lok Sabha MP Jai Narain Prasad Nishad won the seat twice in 1999 and 2009 on a JD(U) ticket. JD(U) leader George Fernandes won the 2004 election. In 2014, Nishad’s Ajay Nishad grabbed the seat on a BJP ticket.
Demographics: Muzaffarpur's name was etched in Indian political history when the late socialist leader George Fernandes won from here in the aftermath of the Emergency. Bhumihars, Yadavs, Muslims and Sahnis are found in equal numbers in this constituency. Bhumihar and Sahnis influence voting in their areas while Kayasthas are influential in the Muzaffarpur town. Vaishyas are also a sizeable section of the electorate here.
Bihar: Muslim man chops off Hindu woman's breasts, hands, legs, ears, gouges out eyes in middle of busy market
The victim, Neelam Devi, in her dying declaration said that the assailants had been chasing her when she was returning to her house from the market
The High Court here recently said that demolishing houses with bulldozers has become a ‘tamasha’ or spectacle
The accused owns a poultry farm in Kannauj village in Bihar. The family of the girl alleged that the man lured the minor to his farm on the pretext of giving her chocolates and raped her