23. Dhubri (ধুবুৰী), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and Dhubri district of Assam. It shares a border with . Dhubri is part of 4. Dhubri Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a Semi Urban 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 59.36%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 1,95,920 eligible electors, of which 1,00,592 were male, 95,325 female and 3 registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Dhubri in 2021 is 948.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,72,622 eligible electors, of which 89,589 were male, 83,033 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,53,380 eligible electors, of which 79,546 were male, 73,834 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Dhubri in 2016 was 59. In 2011, there were 41.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Najrul Hoque of AIUDF won in this seat by defeating Nazibul Umar of IND by a margin of 24,086 votes which was 15.84% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIUDF had a vote share of 40.08% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Jahan Uddin of AIUDF won in this seat defeating Nazibul Umar of INC by a margin of 7,482 votes which was 5.98% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AIUDF had a vote share of 43.1% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes in 23. Dhubri 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 11 contestants and there were 7 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Assam Assembly elections from Dhubri are: Dr Debamoy Sanyal (BJP), Nazrul Hoque (AIUDF), Azad Ali Sheikh (AJP), Tahabil Alom Sarkar (JDU), Dewan Habibur Rahman (SUCIC), Mobarak Hussain (IND), Rasul Hoque (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 90.13%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 88.07%, while it was 81.59% 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 23. Dhubri constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 192. In 2011 there were 177 polling stations.
Extent: 23. Dhubri constituency comprises of the following areas of Dhubri district of Assam: Dhubri municipality and Dhubri thana [excluding Gauripur Town Committee and the villages specified in item (7) of the Appendix] in Dhubri sub-division.. It shares an inter-state border with Dhubri.
The total area covered by Dhubri is 166 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Dhubri is: 25°59'30.8"N 89°54'56.5"E.
Refer to the live updating results tables on this page for the latest Dhubri results.