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Dhakuakhana Constituency - Populations, Polling Percentage, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Check Dhakuakhana assembly constituency - No. of Household, Population, Winner/Runner-up in Last elections & Vote Percentage & more in Assam Assembly Elections.

Dhakuakhana Constituency - Populations, Polling Percentage, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  15 March 2021 1:49 PM GMT

Dhakuakhana Assembly Constituency: Name & Number:

Dhakuakhana Assembly Constituency is in Lakhimpur district of Assam and falls under LakhimpurLok Sabha Assembly. It bears the constituency number 112. Dhakuakhana (ST) Assembly Constituency is located in Lakhimpur in Assam and falls under LakhimpurLok Sabha Assembly. The current MLA of the constituency is Naba Kumar Doley of BJP. He is the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Panchayat & Rural Development, Cultural affairs and Environment & Forest in the Assam Government.

Sitting MLA: Naba Kumar Doley (BJP)


Parliamentary Constituency:

LakhimpurLok Sabha constituency is spread over Dhemaji, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Lakimpur and Tinsukia districts of Assam. The current MP of the constituency is PradanBaruah of BJP.

District:

Lakhimpur district is in Upper Assam and has its administrative headquarters in North Lakhimpur. The district's population is 10,42,137 which includes 5,29,674 males and 5,12,463 females.



Males

Females

Total population

5,29,674

5,12,463

10,42,137

Number of towns:

The only town under Dhakuakhana Assembly Constituency is Dhakukhana (Town Committee).


Number of inhabited Villages:

About 414 villages are under Dhakuakhana Assembly Constituency. Few major villages are BantowGaon, CharanchukMadarguri and Deolia Gobindapur.


Assembly Status:

The current MLA of Dhakuakhana is Naba Kumar Doley. The assembly seat is reserved for candidates belonging to ScheduleTribe.


Total Population:

The constituency's population is 273883, of which 95.07% is rural and 4.93% is urban.

Total Population

Rural Population (in %)

Urban Population (in %)

273883

95.07%

4.93%

Water Connection:

Dhakuakhana assembly constituency has water facilities of Over Hand Tank (OHT) and tap water from a treated source. The residents of Dhakuakhana also enjoy the facilities of tube wells and boreholes. There is also an availability of fire-fighting services at Dhakuakhana.

Street light:

There is domestic electrification at Dhakuakhana. The availability of industrial and commercial electrification and road lighting is evident at a few points at Dhakuakhana.

Municipality reach:

The basic civic amenities like sewerage and water in Dhakuakhana is provided by Dhakuakhana Town Committee.


Demography in Constituency:

About 76.49% of the population are Hindus while 18.57% of the population are Muslims. The population consists of a good number of people who speak Assamese, Mishing and Bengali.

Religion

Total

Hindu

76.49%

Muslim

18.57%



Caste & Tribes in the Constituency:

The constituency's Scheduled Caste ratio is 5.55 and the Scheduled Tribe ratio is 42.8.

Caste/Tribes

TOTAL (in terms of Ratio)

Schedule Caste

5.55

Schedule Tribe

42.8

Top Cities of Constituency:

There are no cities in the constituency. The only town under the constituency is Dhakuakhana (Town Committee).

Male/Female Electoral Distribution:

The overall count of electorates in the constituency is 174228, where 84075 is the count of male electorates and 90153 is the count of female electorates.

MALE

ELECTORATES

FEMALE ELECTORATES

OVERALL COUNT OF ELECTORATES

84075

90153

174228

Sex ratio:

Dhahuakhana's sex ratio is 946 females per thousand males.



Age Group Distribution:

About 11.75% of Dhakuakhana's population is under six years.

Polling Percentage for Last Two Elections:

The constituency's polling percentage in Lok Sabha Election 2019 was 71.82%, while it was 84.3% in Assam Assembly Election in 2016.

Election Type

Year

Polling Percentage

Lok Sabha Election

2019

71.82%

State Assembly Election

2016

84.3%

Result of Last Five Assam Elections:

Following is the result of last few years...

  • In Assembly Elections of 1996,2001 and 2006, Bharat Chandra Narah of INC won with 29752, 41190 and 55677 votes, respectively
  • In 2011, Naba Kumar Doley of AGP won with 63963 votes
  • In 2016, Naba Kumar Doley contested as a candidate of BJP and won with 81556 votes

Assam Election year-wise

Party Name

Candidate's name

Won by no of votes or %

1996

INC

Bharat Chandra Narah

29752

2001

INC

Bharat Chandra Narah

41190

2006

INC

Bharat Chandra Narah

55677

2011

AGP

Naba Kumar Doley

63963

2016

BJP

Naba Kumar Doley

81556

Percentage Vote Share of Political Party in Last Election:

In the Assam Assembly Election of 2016,

  • Naba Kumar Doley of BJP won with 55.45% of votes
  • The runner up was Bharat Chandra Narahof INC with 38.77% of votes
  • LakhiNathSonowal of CPI(M) secured 1.54%,
  • Dr Rajendra NathPegu of LDP secured 0.55% of votes and
  • JutikaDoley of SUCI secured 0.29% of votes
  • Independent candidates Dilip Kumar Chowdhury and Bhumi Ranjan Doley secured 1.38% and 1.26% votes, respectively
  • 0.76% of votes was given to "None of the Above (NOTA)"

Candidates Name

Party of the candidates

Percentage

Naba Kumar Doley

BJP

55.45%

Bharat Chandra Narah

INC

38.77%

LakhiNathSonowal

CPI(M)

1.54%,

Dr Rajendra NathPegu

LDP

0.55%

JutikaDoley

SUCI

0.29%

Dilip Kumar Chowdhury

Independent

1.38%

Bhumi Ranjan

Independent

1.26%

NOTA

None of the Above

0.76%




Candidates in the 2016 Assam Election & Result:

The candidates who contested in Assam Assembly Election of 2016 are...

1. Naba Kumar Doley of BJP

2. Bharat Chandra Narah of INC

3. Lakhi Nath Sonowal of CPI(M)

4. Dr Rajendra NathPegu of LDP

5. Jutika Doley of SUCI

6. Independent candidates Dilip Kumar Chowdhury and Bhumi Ranjan Doley

7. Finally, Naba Kumar Doley won with 55.45% of votes




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