8.62% increase in Electors in these four PCs since last General Elections

84,338 electors in 18-19 years age group in Phase VI in Jharkhand

8,581 Polling Booths set up for Phase VI Polls In Jharkhand

15 candidates contesting from Giridih PC, 20 from Dhanbad PC, 23 from Jamshedpur PC and 9 from Singhbum PC

In the Sixth phase of General Elections 2019, Giridih, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur and Singhbum Parliamentary Constituencies (PC) in Jharkhand would be going to polls on 12th May. Giridih (PC No. 6), Dhanbad (PC No. 7) and Jamshedpur (PC No. 9) are General seats, whereas Singhbum (PC No. 10) is an ST seat.

As per the data sourced from CEO (Jharkhand) website, there are a total of 66,64,929 electors in the four PCs, out of which 35,05,565 are male electors, 31,79,720 female electors and 116 third gender electors. There are 84,338 electors in the age group of 18-19 years in Phase VI in Jharkhand. The details pertaining to electors in the above four PCs in Jharkhand are as below:

Phase PC Name District Male Electors Female Electors Third Gender Electors Total Total Electors (18-19 Age Group) No. of Polling Booths
VI Giridih Giridih 276342 246424 09 522775 8484 2160
Bokaro 304490 269561 07 574058 7913
Dhanbad 297110 253779 03 550882 5622
Total 877932 769764 19 1647715 22019
Dhanbad Bokaro 401345 341763 17 743125 8338 2539
Dhanbad 720213 604878 17 1325108 12019
Total 1121558 946641 34 2068233 20357
Jamshedpur E. Singhbum 871103 830183 56 1701342 23699 1885
Total
Singhbum (ST) Seraikela 166248 158422 01 315596 5863 1997
W. Singhbum 468724 474710 06 932043 12400
Total 634972 633132 07 1247639 18263
Phase VI Total 3505565 3179720 116 6664929 84338 8581

 

(Source – Website of CEO, Jharkhand)

 

The data sourced from ECI website shows that in General Election 2014, there were a total of 61,35,962 electors in these four PCs. This number has grown to 66,64,929 during General Elections 2019, which is an increase of 5,28,967 (8.62%) electors since last General Elections.

An interesting fact for Phase VI of General Elections is that in Jharkhand, the Dhanbad PC is the smallest PC in terms of area (2177.55 Sq.Km.), yet the largest PC in terms of size of electorate (20,44,802).

In Phase VI, from different Political Parties, 15 candidates are contesting from Giridih PC, 20 candidates from Dhanbad PC, 23 candidates from Jamshedpur PC and 9 candidates from Singhbum PC. The Political Party-wise list of contesting candidates in each PC is as given below:

Phase Parliamentary Constituency Political Party Candidate Symbol
VI Giridih AJSU Party Chandra

Prakash

Choudhary

Banana
Jharkhand Mukti

Morcha

Jagarnath

Mahto

Bow & Arrow
Bahujan Samaj

Party

Rasul Baksh Elephant
Uttar Pradesh

Navnirman Sena

Amit Jani Gas Cylinder
Bhartiya Lokmat

Rashtrwadi Party

Ahmad Ansar Bucket
Aihra National Party Chandra Deo Prasad Chapati

Roller

Vishva Shakti Party Jogeshwar Thakur Auto Rickshaw
Republican Party of

India (A)

Dwaraka Prasad Lala Helicopter
Jharkhand Party

(Secular)

Madhu Sudan Tractor

Chalata

Kisan

Bhartiya

Manavadhikaar

Federal Party

Shibu Singh Biscuit
Bahujan Mukti Party Sohrab Shah Cot
Other Candidates
Independent Rajendra Dasaundhi Almirah
Sanjeev Kumar Mahato Balloon
Simmi Suman Flute
Sunita Tudu Ring
Dhanbad Bharatiya Janta Party Pashupati Nath

Singh

Lotus
Indian National

Congress

Kirti Azad Hand
All India

Trinamool

Congress

Madhvi Singh Flowers

and Grass

Bahujan Samaj Party Meghnath Rawani Elephant
Peoples Party

of India

(Democratic)

Deepak Kumar Das Black Board
Amra Bangalee Mantosh Kumar Mandal Computer
Ambedkarite Party of India Mihir Chandra Mahato Coat
Samajwadi Party Meraj Khan Air Conditioner
Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist) Ram Lal Mahto Battery torch
Bahujan Mukti Party Sudhir Kumar Mahato Cot
All India Forward Bloc Heera Lal Shankhvar Lion
Other Candidates
Independent Umesh Paswan Coconut Farm
Prem Prakash Paswan Almirah
Bamapada Bauri Apple
Rajesh Kumar Singh Helicopter
Lakshmi Devi Batsman
Varun Kumar Auto Rickshaw
Sanjay Paswan Baby Walker
K.C. Singh Raj Key
Siddharth Gautam Tractor Chalata Kisan
Jamshedpur Bharatiya Janata

Party

Bidyut Baran Mahato Lotus
Bahujan Samaj Party Ashraf Hussain Elephant
All India Trinamool

Congress

Anjana Mahata Flowers and Grass
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha Champai Soren Bow & Arrow
Amra Bangalee Angad Mahato Battery torch
Bharat Prabhat Party Asjadullah Imran Ludo
Bhartiya Panchyat Party Qamar Raza Khan Letter Box
Peoples Party of India (Democratic) Chandra Shekhar Mahato Black Board
Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist) Panmani Singh Glass Tumbler
Communist Party of India (MarxistLeninist) Red Star Malay Kumar Mahato Saw
Right to Recall Party Mahesh Kumar AutoRickshaw
Jharkhand Party Ranjit Kumar Singh Basket containing Fruits
Jharkhand Party (Naren) Shekh Akhir Uddin Football
Aihra National Party Sabita Kaibarto Chapati Roller
Ambedkarite Party of India Subrat Kumar Pradhan Coat
Jharkhand People’s Party Surya Singh Besra Pot
Other Candidates
Independent Asit Kumar Singh Cup & Saucer
Dinesh Mahato Matchbox
Deepak Kumar Giri Tractor Chalata Kisan
Mubin Khan Almirah
Rakesh Kumar Cauliflower
Shailesh Kumar Singh Plate Containing Food
Sarita Anand Truck
Singhbhum (ST) Bharatiya Janata

Party

Laxman Giluwa Lotus
Indian National

Congress

Geeta Kora Hand
Bahujan Samaj

Party

Pardeshi Lal Munda Elephant
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (Ulgulan) Krishna Mardi Bottle
Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist) Chandra Mohan Hembrom Battery torch
Ambedkarite Party of India Pratap Singh Banara Coat
Kalinga Sena Hari Orawn Bat
Other Candidates
Independent Anil Soren Tractor Chalata Kisan
Pushpa Sinku Helicopter

 

(Source – Website of CEO, Jharkhand)