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. The result will be out on May 23.
Abdul Khaleque of Indian National Congress, Ashahak Ali Dewan of All India Trinamool Congress, Kumar Deepak Das of Asom Gana Parishad and Rafiqul Islam of All India United Democratic Front are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Nowgong Lok Sabha constituency in Assam.
Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency covers 10 assembly segments - Bongaigaon, Abhayapuri North, Abhayapuri South, Patacharkuchi, Barpeta, Jania, Baghbar, Sarukhetri, Chenga and Dharampur.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency of Assam.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Abdul Khaleque||Indian National Congress|
|2||Ashahak Ali Dewan||All India Trinamool Congress|
|3||Kumar Deepak Das||Asom Gana Parishad|
|4||Rafiqul Islam||All India United Democratic Front|
|5||Aroon Barooa||Purvanchal Janta Party (Secular)|
|6||Chitralekha Das||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
|7||Saniara Parbin||Voters Party International|
|8||Pranabjyoti Das Rajbonshi||National People's Party|
|9||Bhadreswar Barman||National Republican Congress|
|10||Matiar Rahman||The National Road Map Party of India|
|11||Rejaul Karim||Republican Party of India (A)|
|12||Santanu Mukherjee||Bharatiya Gana Parishad|
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.