Autonomous District 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 18. The result will be out on May 23.
The Autonomous District has over seven lakh electors and often has a rather tense political situation.
Horen Sing Bey of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Biren Singh Engti of the Indian National Congress, Lienkhochon of the National People's Party and Holiram Terang of the Autonomous State Demand Committee are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency in Assam.
The first phase of voting in five parliamentary constituencies of Assam ended on April 18. The total turnout recorded in the state was 76.22 per cent. The fate of 6 candidates in Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency of Assam will be decided on May 23 when counting of votes takes place and the result is declared.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency of Assam:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||BIREN SINGH ENGTI||Indian National Congress|
|2||HOREN SING BEY||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||LIENKHOCHON||National People's Party|
|4||HOLIRAM TERANG||Autonomous State Demand Committee|
|5||JONES INGTI KATHAR||Independent|
This constituency covers two autonomous districts - Dima Hasao and Karbi Anglong - and is reserved for members of the Scheduled Tribe. The tribes present here include Karbi, Dimasa, Kuki, Biate, Hmar, Naga - among others.
The Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency covers five assembly segments - Haflong (ST), Bokajan (ST), Howraghat (ST), Diphu (ST) and Baithalangso (ST).