26. Bilasipara West (Bilasipara Paschim) (বিলাসীপাৰা পশ্চিম), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and Dhubri district of Assam. It shares a border with . Bilasipara West 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 1,73,560 eligible electors, of which 88,960 were male, 84,600 female and registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Bilasipara West in 2021 is 951.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,47,741 eligible electors, of which 76,022 were male, 71,719 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,28,700 eligible electors, of which 65,596 were male, 63,104 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Bilasipara West in 2016 was 96. In 2011, there were 48.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Hafiz Bashir Ahmed of AIUDF won in this seat by defeating Ali Akbar Miah of IND by a margin of 11,202 votes which was 8.15% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIUDF had a vote share of 32.29% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Hafiz Bashir Ahmed of AIUDF won in this seat defeating Ali Akbar Miah of INC by a margin of 3,784 votes which was 3.38% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIUDF had a vote share of 36.19% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes in 26. Bilasipara West 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 7 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 15 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 Bilasipara West are: Dr Abu Bakar Siddique (BJP), Abdur Rezzak Sheikh (TMC), Hafiz Bashir Ahmed (AIUDF), Akbar Ali Mondal (NRMPI), Dr Anes Ahmed (AJP), Ali Akbar Miah (IND), Iftarul Islam Paramanik (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 92.49%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 93.11%, while it was 87.01% 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 26. Bilasipara West constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 186. In 2011 there were 174 polling stations.
Extent: 26. Bilasipara West constituency comprises of the following areas of Dhubri district of Assam: The villages in Bilasipara thana specified in item (10) of the Appendix, and Sapatgram town committee in Dhubri and Kokrajhar sub-divisions.. It shares an inter-state border with Dhubri.
The total area covered by Bilasipara West is 283 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Bilasipara West is: 26°13'01.6"N 90°07'40.4"E.
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