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Dhubri 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 Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency of Assam.

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

Abu Taher Bepari of Indian National Congress, Zabed Islam of Asom Gana Parishad, Nurul Islam Choudhury of All India Trinamool Congress and Badruddin Ajmal of All India United Democratic Front are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency in Assam.

Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency covers 10 assembly segments - Mankachar, Salmara South, Dhubri, Gauripur, Golakganj, Bilasipara West, Bilasipara East, Goalpara East, Goalpara West and Jaleswar.

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

Assam Lok Sabha constituencies: All you need to know

SL. NO. Candidate Name Party Name
1 ABU TAHER BEPARI Indian National Congress
2 ZABED ISLAM Asom Gana Parishad
3 NURUL ISLAM CHOUDHURY All India Trinamool Congress
4 BADRUDDIN AJMAL All India United Democratic Front
5 ALAKESH ROY Hindusthan Nirman Dal
6 SURAT JAMAN MONDAL SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)
7 JOHIRUL ISLAM KHAN Purvanchal Janta Party (Secular)
8 NRIPEN DAS Bharatiya National Janta Dal
9 MEHBUBAR RAHMAN Republican Party of India (A)
10 SHAJAHAN SHEIKH Voters Party International
11 ANAMIKA SARKAR Independent
12 UTTAM KUMAR RAY Independent
13 MIR HUSSAIN SARKAR Independent
14 RUKUNUR ZAMAN Independent
15 SHUKUR ALI Independent

Also read: Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency 

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election here, AIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal stamped his dominance by defeating Congress'Wazed Ali Choudhury by over two lakh votes. The voter turnout here in 2014 was a massive 88.36 per cent. 

The total number of electors in this constituency is almost 16 lakh.