Candidate name: Bhogeswar Shyam
BhogeswarShyam is from Banseng, Bokajan in KarbiAnglong district. He is 63 years old. His father's name is Late NogendraShyam. He is married to JakhamShyam and the couple is blessed with a daughter, JitongShyam.
He is a Master of Arts from Gauhati University, 1994 batch.
He is to contest the upcoming Assam Assembly elections for the first time as an Independent candidate from Diphu constituency.
He has no criminal record or cases against him.