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News18 » Assembly Constituency 2019 » Odisha » Dhenkanal Election Results & News
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party name
candidate name
BJD
Sudhir Kumar Samal

BJD

Sudhir Kumar Samal

WON

  • Constituency No : 55
  • Region : Coastal
Constituency Data
Reservation for Unreserved
Number of Voters 2,49,568
Number of Male Voters 1,29,574
Number of Female Voters 1,19,994
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner BJD NCP
 
Turnout % 75.03% 64.57%
 
Margin of Victory 3,294 6,933
 
Margin of Victory % 1.88% 4.79%
 
  • Voting Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

55. Dhenkanal is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in Coastal region of Odisha and falls in Dhenkanal district. Odisha is located in East India. Seat is unreserved.

This Rural constituency has 2,49,568 voters of which 1,29,574 are male and 1,19,994 are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Odisha Assembly elections, Dhenkanal, recorded a voter turnout of 74.63%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 75.03% and in 2009, 64.57% of Dhenkanal's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Odisha state Assembly elections, Saroj Kumar Samal of BJD won in this seat defeating BJP's candidate by a margin of 3,294 votes which was 1.88% of the total votes polled. Saroj Kumar Samal polled a total of 1,75,352 (35.28%) votes.

NCP's Nabin Nanda won this seat in the 2009 Odisha Assembly elections beating the INC candidate by a margin of 6933 (4.79%) votes. Nabin Nanda polled 1,44,888 which was 35.28% of the total votes polled.

Dhenkanal went to the polls in Phase 3 of the 2019 Odisha Assembly polls on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The election results for the seat are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Constituency name in other Indian languages: धेनकनाल (Hindi), ঢেঙ্কানল (Bangla), தென்கனல் (Tamil), and దెంకనల్ (Telugu).

State name in other Indian languages: ओडिशा (Hindi), ওড়িশা (Bengali), ओडिशा (Marathi), ઓડિસા (Gujarati), ஒடிசா (Tamil), ఒడిషా (Telugu), ಒಡಿಶಾ (Kannada), and ഒഡിഷ (Malayalam).

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Dhenkanal Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
BJD
69,083
39.4 %
Saroj Kumar Samal
BJP
65,789
37.52 %
Krushna Chandra Patra
INC
30,571
17.43 %
Sidheswari Prasad Mishra
NOTA
2,036
1.16 %
None Of The Above
BSP
2,028
1.16 %
Kamaksha Prasad Bihari
RPI(A)
1,731
0.99 %
Shaikh Abdul Wali
AAP
1,098
0.63 %
Shishira Kumar Satapathy
AOP
757
0.43 %
Sadashiv Mohapatra
IND
696
0.4 %
Bibhuprada Sahoo
IND
688
0.39 %
Ranjan Kumar Nayak
IND
499
0.28 %
Aruna Kumar Sahoo
skd
376
0.21 %
Saroj Kumar Satapathy
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
NCP
51,118
35.28 %
Nabin Nanda
INC
44,185
30.5 %
Sudhir Kumar Samal
BJP
41,032
28.32 %
Krushna Chandra Patra
SAMO
1,936
1.34 %
Anupama Baral
BSP
1,815
1.25 %
Niroj Nalini Mahalik
RPI
1,203
0.83 %
Shaikh Abdul Wali
KS
946
0.65 %
Chakradhar Nayak
IND
945
0.65 %
Madhusudan Naik
RPD
871
0.6 %
Utkal Khatua
IND
837
0.58 %
Bana Maharana
 

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