32. Arrah is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in South Bihar region of Bihar in East India. This rural general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 15.59% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.51%. The estimated literacy level of Arrah is 70.47%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 7 on Sunday, May 19, 2019.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Raj Kumar Singh of BJP won in this seat by defeating the RJD candidate by a margin of 1,35,870 votes which was 15.21% of the total votes polled in the constituency. BJP had a vote share of 43.78% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 12 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Meena Singh of JDU emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the LJP candidate by a margin of 74,720 votes which was 13.43% of the total votes polled. JDU had a vote share of 38.23% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 16 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 48.96% and in 2009, the constituency registered 35.78% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Arrah was: Raj Kumar Singh (BJP) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 10,16,299 men, 8,08,210 women and 6 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Arrah Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Arrah is: 25.5597 84.6613
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: आरा, बिहार (Hindi); আরা, বিহার (Bengali); आरा, बिहार (Marathi); આરાહ, બિહાર (Gujarati); ஆரா, பீகார் (Tamil); ఆరా, బిహార్ (Telugu); ಆರಾ, ಬಿಹಾರ (Kannada); അറാം, ബിഹാർ (Malayalam).
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