27. Bilasipara East (Bilasipara Uttart) (বিলাসীপাৰা পূব), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and Dhubri district of Assam. It shares a border with . Bilasipara East is part of 4. Dhubri 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 80.47%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 2,17,630 eligible electors, of which 1,09,571 were male, 1,08,059 female and registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Bilasipara East in 2021 is 986.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,85,838 eligible electors, of which 95,253 were male, 90,585 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,64,309 eligible electors, of which 83,781 were male, 80,528 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Bilasipara East in 2016 was 326. In 2011, there were 219.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Ashok Kumar Singhi of BJP won in this seat by defeating Amrit Badsha of INC by a margin of 5,096 votes which was 3.04% of the total votes polled in the constituency. BJP had a vote share of 35.3% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Gul Akhtara Begum of AIUDF won in this seat defeating Prasanta Kumar Barua of AGP by a margin of 24,425 votes which was 18.09% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIUDF had a vote share of 36.67% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes in 27. Bilasipara East Assembly segment of Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency. AIUDF won the Dhubri Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes this Assembly segment and AIUDF won the Dhubri Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 11 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 13 contestants and there were 11 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Assam Assembly elections from Bilasipara East are: Ashok Kumar Singhi (BJP), Samsul Huda (AIUDF), Abdul Monnaf Pramanik (JDU), Kanulal Das (AJP), Prodip Chandra Roy (RPI), Moznur Rahman (IND), Moynul Hoque (NRMPI), Abdul Jabbar (IND), Jitendra Nath Adhikary (IND), Moshlem Uddin Choudhury (IND), Mominur Islam (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 89.55%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 90.29%, while it was 82.21% 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 27. Bilasipara East constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 235. In 2011 there were 217 polling stations.
Extent: 27. Bilasipara East constituency comprises of the following areas of Dhubri district of Assam: Bilasipara town committee and Bilasipara thana [excluding Sapatgram town committee ard the villages specified in items (9) and (10) of the Appendix] in Dhubri sub-division.. It shares an inter-state border with Dhubri.
The total area covered by Bilasipara East is 493 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Bilasipara East is: 26°17'29.4"N 90°19'44.0"E.
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