Hasanpur Tej Pratap Yadav Election Result 2020 News Updates: In the last election held in 2015, Tej Pratap Yadav had contested from Mahua assembly constituency in Vaishali district. He had defeated Ravindra Ray of Hindustani Awam Morcha.
Tej Pratap Yadav (File photo: IE)
Hasanpur Assembly Election Result 2020 News Updates: RJD leader and former cabinet minister Tej Pratap Yadav has won Hasanpur assembly constituency. He was up against Raj Kumar Ray of JDU and Manish Kumar Sahni of LJP. Tej Pratap defeated Raj Kumar Ray of JDU by 21139 votes. In the last election held in 2015, Tej Pratap Yadav had contested from Mahua assembly constituency in Vaishali district. He had defeated Ravindra Ray of Hindustani Awam Morcha.
Tej Pratap Yadav had got 66927 votes with 43.34 per cent vote share while Ravindra Ray could manage to get just 38772 votes with 25.11 per cent vote share. Tej Pratap Yadav served as cabinet minister for Health in the state government of chief minister Nitish Kumar. This time, Tej Pratap Yadav, eldest son of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi, is contesting from Hasanpur assembly seat where his challenger is Raj Kumar Ray of the JDU and Manish Kumar Sahni of LJP.
Raj Kumar Ray has won from Hasanpur assembly seat twice – 2010 and 2015. In the last assembly election, the JDU leader had won Hasanpur constituency by over 30,000 votes. He had defeated Vinod Choudhary of the RLSP. Raj Kumar had got 63094 votes while Choudhary could secure just 33494 votes. Since 2000, Hasanpur has been represented by JDU (3 times) and RJD in 2005. RJD’s Sunil Kumar Pushpam had won the Hasanpur constituency two times — February and October of 2005.