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    Bihar Election Results 2015



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    Bihar Elections 2015 Quick facts

    Parliamentary Constituencies40
    Assembly Constituencies 243
    Ruling PartyJanata Dal (United) and Janata Parivar Group
    Opposition PartyBharatiya Janata Party
    Chief MinisterNitish Kumar
    GovernorKeshari Nath Tripathi
    Chief Electoral OfficerAjay V Naik
    Address7, Sardar Patel Marg (Mangles Road), Patna - 800015



    List of Prominent Local Parties in Bihar

    1. Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha2. Bajjikanchal Vikas Party3. Jai Jawan Jai Kisan Mazdoor Congress
    4. Janata Party5. Republican Party of India


    List of Chief Ministers of Bihar

    Name of Chief MinisterFromToParty
    Nitish KumarNovember 20, 2015IncumbentJD(U)
    Nitish KumarFebruary 22, 2015November 20, 2015JD(U)
    Jitan Ram ManjhiMay 20, 2014February 22, 2015JD(U)
    Nitish KumarNovember 24, 2005May 19, 2014JD(U)
    President's ruleMarch 7, 2005November 24, 2005 
    Rabri DeviMarch 11, 2000March 6, 2005RJD
    Nitish KumarMarch 3, 2000March 10, 2000JD(U)
    Rabri DeviMarch 9, 1999March 2, 2000RJD
    President's ruleFebruary 11, 1999March 9, 1999 
    Rabri DeviJuly 25, 1997February 11, 1999RJD
    Lalu Prasad YadavApril 4, 1995July 25, 1997JD, RJD
    President's ruleMarch 28, 1995April 4, 1995 
    Lalu Prasad YadavMarch 10, 1990March 28, 1995JD
    Jagannath MishraDecember 6, 1989March 10, 1990INC (I)
    Satyendra Narayan SinhaMarch 11, 1989December 6, 1989INC (I)
    Bhagwat Jha AzadFebruary 14, 1988March 10, 1989INC (I)
    Bindeshwari DubeyMarch 12, 1985February 13, 1988INC (I)
    Chandrashekhar SinghAugust 14, 1983March 12, 1985INC (I)
    Jagannath MishraJune 8, 1980August 14, 1983INC (I)
    President's ruleFebruary 17, 1980June 8, 1980N/A
    Ram Sundar DasApril 21, 1979February 17, 1980JNP
    Karpoori ThakurJune 24, 1977April 21, 1979JNP
    President's ruleApril 30, 1977June 24, 1977N/A
    Jagannath MishraApril 11, 1975April 30, 1977INC
    Abdul GhafoorJuly 2, 1973April 11, 1975INC
    Kedar PandeyMarch 19, 1972July 2, 1973INC
    President's ruleJanuary 9, 1972March 19, 1972N/A
    Bhola Paswan ShastriJune 2, 1971January 9, 1972INC
    Karpoori ThakurDecember 22, 1970June 2, 1971Socialist Party
    Daroga Prasad RaiFebruary 16, 1970December 22, 1970INC
    President's ruleJuly 6, 1969February 16, 1970N/A
    Bhola Paswan ShastriJune 22, 1969July 4, 1969INC (O)
    Harihar SinghFebruary 26, 1969June 22, 1969INC
    President's ruleJune 29, 1968February 26, 1969N/A
    Bhola Paswan ShastriMarch 22, 1968June 29, 1968INC (O)
    B. P. MandalFebruary 1, 1968March 2, 1968INC
    Satish Prasad SinghJanuary 28, 1968February 1, 1968INC
    Mahamaya Prasad SinhaMarch 5, 1967January 28, 1968JKD
    K. B. SahayOctober 2, 1963March 5, 1967INC
    Binodanand JhaFebruary 18, 1961October 2, 1963INC
    Deep Narayan SinghFebruary 1, 1961February 18, 1961INC
    Krishna SinghApril 2, 1946January 31, 1961INC


    List of Governors of Bihar

    Name of GovernorsFromTo
    Keshari Nath TripathiNovember 27, 2014 Incumbent
    D. Y. Patil03/09/13November 26, 2014
    Devanand Konwar07/24/0903/08/13
    R. L. Bhatia07/10/0807/23/09
    R. S. GavaiJune 22, 200607/10/08
    Gopalkrishna GandhiJanuary 31, 2006June 21, 2006
    Buta SinghNovember 5, 2004January 29, 2006
    M R JoisJune 12, 200310/31/04
    V. C. PandeNovember 23, 1999June 12, 2003
    S.S. BhandariApril 27, 199803/15/99
    Akhlaqur Rahman KidwaiAugust 14, 1993April 26, 1998
    Mohammad Shafi Qureshi03/19/91August 13, 1993
    Mohammad Saleem02/16/9002/13/91
    Jagannath Pahadia03/03/8902/02/90
    R.D. PradhanJanuary 29, 198902/02/89
    Govind Narain Singh02/26/88January 24, 1989
    P. Venkatasubbaiah03/15/8502/25/88
    Akhlaqur Rahman KidwaiSeptember 20, 197903/15/85
    Jagannath KaushalJune 16, 1976January 31, 1979
    Ramchandra Dhondiba Bhandare02/04/73June 15, 1976
    Devkant Barooah02/01/7102/04/71
    Nityanand KanungoDecember 7, 1967January 20, 1971
    M. A. S. Ayyangar05/12/62December 6, 1967
    Zakir Hussain07/06/5705/11/62
    R. R. DiwakarJanuary 15, 195207/05/57
    Madhav Shrihari AneyJanuary 12, 1948June 14, 1952
    Jairamdas DaulatramAugust 15, 1947January 11, 1948


    Cabinet Ministers of Bihar

    SL Chief Minister/Minister's NameDepartments Allocated
    1Shri Nitish Kumar, Chief Minister
    • Cabinet Secretariat
    • General Administration
    • Home
    • Vigilance
    • Election
    • All such departments that are not allocated to anyone else.
    2Shri Vijay Kumar Chaudhary
    • Water Resources
    • Agriculture
    • Information and Public Relation
    3Shri Vijendra Prasad Yadav
    • Finance
    • Commercial Taxes
    • Energy
    4Shri Ramai Ram
    • Transport
    • Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Welfare
    5Shri Damodar Rawat
    • Building Construction
    • PHED
    6Shri Narendra Narayan Yadav
    • Revenue and Land Reforms
    • Law
    7Shri Prashant Kumar Shahi
    • Environment and Forest
    • Planning and Development
    • Education
    8Shri Shyam Rajak
    • Food and Consumer Protection
    • Industry
    9Shri Awadhesh Prasad Kushwaha
    • Registration, Excise and Prohibition
    • Urban Development
    10Smt. Leshi Singh
    • Social Welfare
    • Disaster Management
    11Shri Dulal Chandra Goswami
    • Labour Resources
    12Shri Rajeev Ranjan Singh
    • Road
    • Science and Technology
    13Shri Shrawan Kumar
    • Rural Works
    • Parliamentary Affairs
    • Rural Development
    14Shri Ram Lakhan Ram Raman
    • Mines and Geology
    • Youth, Art and Culture
    15Shri Ramdhani Singh
    • Health
    16Shri Jai kumar singh
    • Cooperation
    • Information Technology
    17Shri Manoj Kumar Singh
    • Minor Water Resources
    18Shri Javed Ekbal Ansari
    • Tourism
    19Smt. Beema Bharti
    • Backward Class and Extremely Backward Class Welfare
    20Smt. Ranju Geeta
    • Sugarcane Industries Development
    21Shri Vaidhnath Sahni
    • Animal and Fisheries Resources
    22Shri Naushad Aalam
    • Minority Welfare
    23Shri Vinod Prasad Yadav
    • Panchayati Raj


    Rajya Sabha Members from Bihar

    NAME OF MEMBERPARTYTERM(From - To)
    Shri Gulam Rasool BalyawiJD(U)23/06/2014 - 07/07/16
    Shri HarivanshJD(U)10/04/14 - 09/04/20
    Smt. Kahkashan PerweenJD(U)10/04/14 - 09/04/20
    Shri Dharmendra PradhanBJP03/04/12 - 02/04/18
    Shri Ramchandra Prasad SinghJD(U)08/07/10 - 07/07/16
    Shri R. K. SinhaBJP10/04/14 - 09/04/20
    Shri Ram Nath ThakurJD(U)10/04/14 - 09/04/20
    Shri K.C. TyagiJD(U)07/02/13 - 07/07/16
    Shri Pavan Kumar VarmaJD(U)23/06/2014 - 07/07/16
    Last Updated : September 12, 2015