34. Abhayapuri North (অভয়াপুৰী উত্তৰ), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and Bongaigaon district of Assam. It shares a border with . Abhayapuri North is part of 6. Barpeta Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a Rural constituency.
Of the 822 constituencies that went to the polls 302 constituencies, including this, have a record of over 80% turnout in the last three consecutive Assembly elections. Of these 302 high-turnout seats 36 are in Assam, 6 in Kerala, 38 in Tamil Nadu, 203 in West Bengal and 19 in Puducherry.
This General Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of %. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 69.74%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 1,80,332 eligible electors, of which 93,488 were male, 86,842 female and 2 registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Abhayapuri North in 2021 is 929.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,52,197 eligible electors, of which 80,272 were male, 71,925 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,25,304 eligible electors, of which 67,836 were male, 57,468 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Abhayapuri North in 2016 was 1,396. In 2011, there were 840.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Abdul Hai Nagori of INC won in this seat by defeating Bhupen Roy of AGP by a margin of 2,143 votes which was 1.57% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 35.38% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Bhupen Ray of AGP won in this seat defeating Abdul Hai Nagori of INC by a margin of 1,537 votes which was 1.46% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AGP had a vote share of 36.32% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, INC got the most votes in 34. Abhayapuri North Assembly segment of Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency. AIUDF won the Barpeta Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes this Assembly segment and INC won the Barpeta Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 7 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 8 contestants and there were 10 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Assam Assembly elections from Abhayapuri North are: Abdul Batin Khandakar (INC), Asraful Islam (TMC), Bhupen Roy (AGP), Ajanta Baruah (AJP), Shyam Raj Rabha (JDU), Jahidul Islam (IND), Sheikh Abdullah (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 87.56%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 89.87%, while it was 83.79% in 2011.
Poll dates: The seat went to the polls in Phase 3 of the Assam Assembly elections 2021 on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Counting of votes are being held on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
Number of polling stations: In the 2021 elections there were a total of polling stations in 34. Abhayapuri North constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 195. In 2011 there were 179 polling stations.
Extent: 34. Abhayapuri North constituency comprises of the following areas of Bongaigaon district of Assam: The villages in Bijni thana specified in item (14) of the Appendix in Kokrajhar sub-division; and the villages in Abhayapuri thana specified in item (15) of the Appendix in Goalpara sub-division. It shares an inter-state border with Bongaigaon.
The total area covered by Abhayapuri North is 331 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Abhayapuri North is: 26°25'16.7"N 90°44'25.8"E.
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