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Barpeta Lok Sabha Elections

Barpeta is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency covers 10 assembly segments - Bongaigaon, Abhayapuri North, Abhayapuri South, Patacharkuchi, Barpeta, Jania, Baghbar, Sarukhetri, Chenga and Dharampur.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election here, AIUDF's Sirajuddin Ajmal managed to defeat BJP's Chandra Mohan Patowary - a powerful opponent who had been the state's health and agricultural minister while a member of Asom Gana Parishad. In 2014 election, AGP was relegated to the fourth spot while Congress was placed third. The voter turnout here was 84.40 per cent.

In 2009, Congress fared a lot better when Ismail Hussain was able to put down challenges from AGP and AIUDF. The voter turnout that year was 72.70 per cent.

There are over 12 lakh electors in Barpeta constituency and the region where it is situated is recognised as an economically weak. The constituency is also believed to be one of the most politically sensitive in the entire country.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Abdul Khaleque INC

Won

645173
Kumar Deepak Das AGP

Lost

504866
Rafiqul Islam AIUDF

Lost

248667
Ashahak Ali Dewan AITC

Lost

20466
Nota NOTA

Lost

9734
Santanu Mukherjee BGP

Lost

5408
Matiar Rahman NRMP

Lost

3973
Aroon Barooa PJP(S)

Lost

3618
Saniara Parbin VPI

Lost

3437
Rejaul Karim RPI(A)

Lost

3350
Arfan Ali IND

Lost

2799
Pranabjyoti Das Rajbonshi NPP

Lost

2462
Chitralekha Das SUCI

Lost

2382
Bhadreswar Barman NRC

Lost

2214

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Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam. 

Apr 09, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency

Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency

Barpeta is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:33 AM IST