Ujiarpur Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 22
Total electors: 14,28,445
Female electors: 6,60,322
Male electors: 7,68,123
Delimited: Yes. It came into existence in 2008. Patepur Assembly segment was added to this constituency following delimitation.
Assembly constituencies: Patepur (SC), Ujiarpur, Morwa, Sarairanjan, Mohiuddinnagar, Bibhitipur
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: JD(U) leader Ashwamedh Devi defeated RJD’s Alok Kumar Mehta in 2009. In 2014, BJP leader Nityanand Rai won the election, triumphing over Mehta.
Demographics: It covers a part of Patpeur and parts of Samastipur. It is dominated by people from extremely backward castes and OBCs. As per 2014 estimates, there are around 2 lakh Koeri voters in the region followed by around 1.8 lakh Yadav voters. There are a sizeable number of Brahmins and Bhumihars too.
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Updated Date: May 23, 2019 10:20:28 IST