Elections in Bihar Latest News, Election Results, Type of Election, Assembly & Panchayat Election: The Election Commission of Bihar regularly conducts various types of State, district, and panchayat level elections on time in the state to select and appoint the elected representatives in different areas/sectors. The state election commission (SEC) of Bihar has the right to select different level representatives in accordance with the Constitution of India. On this page, we are proving detailed information about all types of elections in Bihar like Assembly election, panchayat election.
|Election Name||Type of Election||Total Seats|
|Legislative Assembly||Assembly Election||243|
|Legislative Council||Assembly Election||95|
|Panchayat Election||General Election||As Per Panchayat Strength|
The Election Commission of Bihar conducts panchayat elections at intervals of every 5 years to select Mukhiya, Sarpanch, Panchayat Samiti, Ward Member, and Ward Panch in every panchayat of the state along with a selection of a Zila Parishad Member in all districts of Bihar. Recently Election Commission of Bihar conducted Panchayat Election 2021 in different districts of the state with Bihar Bihar government as the election notification issued earlier in Sept 2021.
Panchayat election 2021 has been conducted in Bihar as per the Bihar Panchayat Raj Act & election rule 2006.
Reservation in Panchayat Election 2021
Reservation in Bihar panchayat election 2021 has been provided as per the quota defined by the Bihar government as per Panchayat Election Act 2006. Different panchayat may have different types of reservations and quotas to be allotted as per the reservation cycle for that particular quota. A total of 33% reservation will be given to female candidates as announced by the CM of Bihar Mr. Nitish Kumar for women improvement and to improve women participation in the local politics as well decision making for the development of the state.
Level/Posts in Panchayat Election 2021
- Gram Panchayat ke Sadasya (ग्राम पंचायत के सदस्य)
- Gram Kachhari Ke Panch (ग्राम कचहरी के पंच)
- Gram Panchayat ke Mukhiya (ग्राम पंचायत के मुखिया)
- Gram Kachhari Ke Sarpanch (ग्राम कचहरी के सरपंच)
- Panchayat Samiti Ke Sadasya (पंचायत समिति के सदस्य)
- Zila Parishad Ke Sadasya (जिला परिषद् के सदस्य)
Assembly Election 2020 in Bihar
Assembly election in Bihar is also conducted by the Election Commission of Bihar on a period of 5 years. Recently assembly election has been conducted in 2020 by the State Election Commission of Bihar in which Nitish Kumar Led the NDA political alliance to win the election with a total of 37.26% of the vote and won 125 seats in the state.
List of Major Parties/Alliance Contested in Bihar Assembly Election 2022
National Democratic Alliance (NDA)
Bharatiya Janata Party
Janata Dal (United)
Vikassheel Insaan Party
Hindustani Awam Morcha
Rashtriya Janata Dal
Indian National Congress
Communist Party of India (ML)
Communist Party of India
Communist Party of India (Marxist)
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen
Bahujan Samaj Party
Rashtriya Lok Samta Party
Lok Janshakti Party (LJP)
For more details please visit State Election Commission Bihar official website: http://sec.bihar.gov.in
Other Important Links
- Office Of The Chief Electoral Officer Bihar Website
- State Election Commission Bihar official website
- Government of Bihar Offical Website