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Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

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

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  2021-07-13T15:31:07+05:30

Lakhimpur is one of the 126 constituencies of Assam. The current MLA representing Lakhimpur Assembly Constituency is Utpal Dutta of AGP (Asom Gana Parishad).

Lakhimpur Assembly Constituency: Name & Number

Lakhimpur Assembly Constituency is in Lakhimpur district of Assam and falls under Lakhimpur Vidhan Sabha Constituency. It bears the constituency number 111.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Parliamentary Constituency:

Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14th Lok Sabha Constituencies in Assam. It covers the following assembly segments: Majuli, Naoboicha, Lakhimpur, Dhakuakhana, Dhemaji, Jonai, Chabua, Doom Dooma, and Sadiya districts of Assam. The current MP of the constituency is Pradan Baruah of BJP.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

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.

Male

Female

Total population

5,29,674

5,12,463

10,42,137

Number of towns:

The major towns in Lakhimpur District are:

  • Lakhimpur,
  • Bihpuria,
  • Dhakuakhana,
  • Naoboicha,
  • Narayanpur &
  • Subansiri
Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Number of inhabited villages:

About 225 villages are under Lakhimpur Assembly Constituency. Few major villages are 9/6 Koilamar, Amtola P.G.R. and Bantow Bangali.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Assembly Status:

The current MLA of Lakhimpur Assembly Constituency is Utpal Dutta of AGP. The seat is not reserved for candidates belonging to minority communities.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Total Population of Lakhimpur:

The constituency's population is 248800, of which 75.96% is rural and 24.04% is urban.

Total Population

Rural Population(in %)

Urban Population(in %)

248800

75.96%

24.04%

Water Connection:

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

Street light:

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

Municipality Reach:

While Lakhimpur itself functions as a municipal board, the basic civic infrastructure of Lakhimpur is taken care of by North Lakhimpur Municipal Board.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Religious groups/Demography in Constituency:

About 76.49% of the population is Hindu while 18.57% of the people 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%

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Caste & Tribes in Constituency:

The Scheduled Caste ratio is 9.75 and Schedule Tribe ratio is 23.79.

Caste & Tribes

Total (in ratio)

Schedule Caste

9.75

Schedule Tribe

23.79

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Male/Female Electoral Distribution:

The overall count of electorates is 159992, of which 81959 are males and 78033 females.

MALE

ELECTORATES

FEMALE ELECTORATES

OVERALL COUNT OF ELECTORATES

81959

78033

159992

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Sex ratio:

Lakhimpur district has a sex ratio of 968 females per 1000 males. About 967 of the population are under six years.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Polling Percentage in Last Three Elections

The polling percentage in Lok Sabha Election, 2019, was 74.36% while polling percentage in Assam Assembly Election 2016 was 84.77%.

Election

Year

Polling Percentage

Lok Sabha Election

2019

74.36%

State Assembly Election

2016

84.77%

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Result of Previous five Assam Assembly Elections:

  • In the 1996 Assam Assembly Election, Utpal Dutta of AGP won with 32300 votes.
  • In 2001, Utpal Dutta won again with 39936 votes.
  • In 2006, Ghana Buragohain of INC won with 40411 votes.
  • In 2011 and 2016, Utpal Dutta of AGP won with 53563 and 45917 votes, respectively.

Assam Election Year wise

Party Name

Candidate's name

Won by no of votes or %

1996

AGP

Utpal Dutta

32300

2001

AGP

Utpal Dutta

39936

2006

INC

Ghana Buragohain

40411

2011

AGP

Utpal Dutta

53563

2016

AGP

Utpal Dutta

45917

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results

Percentage Vote Share of Political Parties in 2016 Assam Elections

  • In 2016 Assam Assembly election, Utpal Dutta of AGP won with 33.8% of votes.
  • The runner up was Joy Prakash Das of INC with 30.82% of votes.
  • Dipak Chetia of AIDUF and Arup Kalita of CPI secured 0.97% of votes each and
  • Birinchi Pegu of SUCI secured 0.25% of votes.
  • Independent candidates Ghana Buragohain, Mahim Hazarika, Uday Shankar Hazarika, Minakhi Gohain Baruah, Hira Gogoi, Fazlur Rahman, Dilip Dutta, Nanda Kishore Maheshwari and Mahim Konwor secured 17.34%, 8.32%, 3.51%, 0.81%, 0.64%, 0.54%, 0.49%, 0.47% and 0.35% of votes, respectively.
  • 0.66% of votes were given to "None of the above".

Candidates Name

Party of the candidates

Percentage

Utpal Dutta

AGP

33.8%

Joy Prakash Das

INC

30.82%

Dipak Chetia

AIDUF

0.97%

Arup Kalita

CPI

0.97%

Birinchi Pegu

SUCI

0.25%

Ghana Buragohain

Independent

17.34%

Mahim Hazarika

Independent

8.32%

Uday Shankar Hazarika

Independent

3.51%

Minakhi Gohain Baruah

Independent

0.81%

Hira Gogoi

Independent

0.64%

Fazlur Rahman

Independent

0.54%

Dilip Dutta

Independent

0.49%

Nanda Kishore Maheshwari

Independent

0.47%

Mahim Konwor

Independent

0.35%

NOTA

None of the above

0.66%

Participant Candidates in Last Election & Result:

The candidates contesting in the 2016 Assam Assembly election, Utpal Dutta of AGP, Joy Prakash Das of INC, Dipak Chetia of AIDUF, Arup Kalita of CPI, Birinchi Pegu of SUCI and independent candidates Ghana Buragohain, Mahim Hazarika, Uday Shankar Hazarika, Minakhi Gohain Baruah, Hira Gogoi, Fazlur Rahman, Dilip Dutta, Nanda Kishore Maheshwari and Mahim Konwor. Finally, Utpal Dutta of AGP was the winner with 33.8% of votes.

Lakhimpur Constituency- Population, Polling Percentage, Facilities, Parties Manifesto, Last Election Results


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