Lok Sabha Elections 2019

Katihar LOK SABHA CONSTITUENCY


Katihar

The Katihar Lok Sabha Constituency of BIHAR state is currently held by Tariq Anwar of NCP. In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Tariq Anwar beat Nikhil Kumar Choudhary of BJP by receiving 44.10 per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Katihar constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Tariq Anwar of CONGRESS and Dulal Chandra Goswami of JD (U).

Katihar is one of the constituencies in 40-seat Bihar. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Katihar had 1,446,478 registered electors -- 769,044 of them male and 677,434 female. The constituency had seen a 67.60% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Katihar the male voter turnout was 64.44% and 71.19% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 21 candidates contested in this constituency -- Tariq Anwar, Nikhil Kumar Choudhary, Dr. Ram Prakash Mahto, Shivendra Kumar, Abdur Rahman, Md. Iqbal Ahmad, Fulmani Hembram, Baleshwar Marandi, Bibhaker Jha, Mahbub Alam, Mahammad Hamid Mobarak, Mahesh Mandal, Satyanarayan Bhagat, Suresh Ray, Ashok Kumar, Ashok Ku Bhagat, Kanhai Mandal, Md. Tariq Anwar, Nalini Mandal, Raj Kumar Mandal, Sanjay Singh . The participation of women candidates in this seat was 1.

BIHAR SEAT TALLY 2014



Katihar CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019


Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Katihar Tariq Anwar Tariq Anwar M GEN CONGRESS
Katihar Dulal Chandra Goswami Dulal Chandra Goswami M GEN JD (U)