2005 election is the first election for the second legislative assembly. The previous assembly was formed based on Bihar state assembly election for the year 2000. The 2005election for Jharkhand legislative assembly had given a hung assembly similar to the previous period. The detailed results are shown in the below tables & PI charts.
Below are the various parties & chief ministers from 2005 until 2009 election.
Mar-2005 to Mar-2005(10 days): Shibu Soren - Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM)
Mar-2005 to Sep-2006: Arjun Munda – Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Sep-2006 to Aug-2008: Madhu Koda – Independent
Aug-2008 to Jan-2009: Shibu Soren - Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM)
Jan-2009 to Dec-2009: President’s rule
Out of 1.78 crore electors, the voter turns out was 1.01 crore, which is calculated to a polling percentage of 56.74%. 0.23 crore out of 1.01 crore voters have chosen BJP 0.12 crore voters have chosen INC 0.14 crore voters have chosen JMM