20. Baithalangso (বৈঠালাংছ'), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Hill Districts region and West Karbi Anglong district of Assam. It shares a border with Meghalaya (Ribhoi, West Jaintia Hills Districts). Baithalangso is part of 3. Autonomous District Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a Rural constituency.
This Scheduled Tribe Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of %. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 86.31%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 2,10,481 eligible electors, of which 1,07,129 were male, 1,03,352 female and registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Baithalangso in 2021 is 965.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,80,293 eligible electors, of which 93,455 were male, 86,838 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,74,405 eligible electors, of which 88,703 were male, 85,702 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Baithalangso in 2016 was 90. In 2011, there were 69.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Dr.Mansing Rongpi of INC won in this seat by defeating Arun Terang of BJP by a margin of 9,519 votes which was 6.51% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 42.84% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Mansing Rongpi of INC won in this seat defeating Jotson Bey of IND by a margin of 9,338 votes which was 7.21% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 49.49% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP got the most votes in 20. Baithalangso Assembly segment of Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency. INC won the Autonomous District Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, INC got the most votes this Assembly segment and BJP won the Autonomous District Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 8 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 5 contestants and there were 3 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Assam Assembly elections from Baithalangso are: Augustine Enghee (INC), Rupsing Teron (BJP), Welcome Teron (NPP), Sima Engtipi (JDU), Sarsing Engleng (IND), Pratima Engheepi (IND), Bikram Hanse (IND), Rina Beypi (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 77.95%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 81.04%, while it was 74.21% in 2011.
Poll dates: The seat went to the polls in Phase 2 of the Assam Assembly elections 2021 on Thursday, April 1, 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 20. Baithalangso constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 246. In 2011 there were 235 polling stations.
Extent: 20. Baithalangso constituency comprises of the following areas of West Karbi Anglong district of Assam: Baithalangso thana in Hamren sub-division.. It shares an inter-state border with West Karbi Anglong.
The total area covered by Baithalangso is 2998 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Baithalangso is: 25°51'10.8"N 92°26'46.7"E.
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