Silchar 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. Silchar Lok Sabha constituency has close to 11 lakh electors.
Rajdeep Roy of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Sushmita Dev of the Indian National Congress, Shyam Deo Kurmi of the Socialist Unity Centre Of India (COMMUNIST), Hitabrata Roy of the All India Trinamool Congress and Badrul Islam Barbhuiya of the All India Forward Bloc are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Silchar 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 15 candidates in Assam's Silchar Constituency 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 Silchar Lok Sabha constituency of Assam:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||RAJDEEP ROY||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|2||SUSHMITA DEV||Indian National Congress|
|3||HITABRATA ROY||All India Trinamool Congress|
|4||NAZIA YASMIN MAZUMDAR||National People's Party|
|5||Badrul Islam Barbhuiya||All India Forward Bloc|
|8||Shyam Deo Kurmi||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
|11||Nazmul Haque Laskar||Independent|
|12||Puran Lal Goala||Independent|
|14||Mohendra Chandra Das||Independent|
Silchar Lok Sabha constituency covers seven assembly segments - Silchar, Sonai, Dholai (SC), Udharbond, Lakhipur, Barkhola and Katigorah.