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Updated June 4th, 2024 at 19:56 IST

Sasaram Lok Sabha Election Result 2024 LIVE: Trends Show Congress' Manoj Kumar Leading

Sasaram Election Result 2024 LIVE: The counting of votes for Sasaram Lok Sabha seat in Bihar began at 8 AM across all the counting centres amid tight security. Sasaram Lok Sabha Constituency in Bihar is a reserved seat for Scheduled Castes and comprises six legislative assembly segments. Follow the Republic LIVE blog for the latest updates on the trends, leads, trails and results.

Reported by: Digital Desk
Edited by: Rajashree Seal
Sasaram Lok Sabha Constituency in Bihar is a reserved seat for Scheduled Castes | Image: Republic Digital
7: 56 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress' Manoj Kumar is leading with 509977 votes (+ 17800)

5: 33 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress candidate for Bihar's Sasaram, Manoj Kumar, still remains ahead of Bhartiya Janata Party's Shivesh Kumar by a margin of 13,787 votes. 

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5: 31 IST, June 4th 2024

Indian National Congress leader Manoj Kumar is now leading in the Sasaram constituency by 18,152 votes. Coming in second is BJP's Shivesh Kumar with 2,64,914 votes. 

2: 56 IST, June 4th 2024

Indian National Congress candidate for Sasaram, Manoj Kumar, is now leading in the constituency by 16,360 votes.

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1: 51 IST, June 4th 2024

INC candidate for Bihar's Sasaram, Manoj Kumar, is now leading by 12,110 votes. 

12: 07 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress candidate for Bihar's Sasaram, Manoj Kumar, is now leading by 12,544 votes. 

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11: 42 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress leader Manoj Kumar is now leading by 9,840 votes in Bihar's Sasaram. 

11: 19 IST, June 4th 2024

Congress' Manoj Kumar has further extended his lead over BJP's Shivesh Kumar, with the INC leader leading by 8,661 votes. 

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10: 14 IST, June 4th 2024

Manoj Kumar is now up by 3,089 votes, with BJP's Shivesh Kumar coming in second with 13,816 votes. 

10: 04 IST, June 4th 2024

INC leader Manoj Kumar has now overtaken BJP's Shivesh Kumar and is now leading by 1,550 votes. 

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10: 00 IST, June 4th 2024

BJP candidate Shivesh Kumar is presently leading in Bihar's Sasaram by 193 votes over Congress party's Manoj Kumar. 

11: 10 IST, June 3rd 2024

Key candidates in the Sasaram Lok Sabha constituency include:

  • Chhedi Paswan (BJP): Incumbent Member of Parliament.
  • Meira Kumar (Congress): Former Lok Sabha Speaker, renowned political figure.
  • Sudhanshu Shekhar Bhaskar (RJD): Representing the Rashtriya Janata Dal.
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11: 09 IST, June 3rd 2024

In the 2019 elections, Sasaram had 1,787,878 eligible voters but witnessed a turnout of 54.57%. Chhedi Paswan, the BJP candidate, secured victory in the constituency with a margin of 165,745 votes. The BJP contested as part of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
 

11: 08 IST, June 3rd 2024

Sasaram Lok Sabha Constituency in Bihar, reserved for Scheduled Castes, voted on June 1, 2024, in phase 7. It comprises six legislative assembly segments: Mohania, Bhabua, Chainpur, Chenari, Sasaram, and Kargahar. The voter turnout of Sasaram was 51 per cent.
 

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Published June 4th, 2024 at 05:32 IST