56. Kamalpur (কমলপুৰ), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and Kamrup district of Assam. It shares a border with . Kamalpur is part of 8. Mangaldoi Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat can be categoried as: a Rural constituency.
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 73%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 1,80,301 eligible electors, of which 91,158 were male, 89,143 female and registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Kamalpur in 2021 is 978.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,58,049 eligible electors, of which 83,108 were male, 74,941 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,44,064 eligible electors, of which 74,614 were male, 69,450 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Kamalpur in 2016 was 128. In 2011, there were 71.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Satyabrat Kalita of AGP won in this seat by defeating Pranjit Choudhury of INC by a margin of 36,909 votes which was 27.25% of the total votes polled in the constituency. AGP had a vote share of 57.7% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Jadab Chandra Deka of BJP won in this seat defeating Uttara Kalita of INC by a margin of 12,147 votes which was 11.25% of the total votes polled in the constituency. BJP had a vote share of 37.32% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP got the most votes in 56. Kamalpur Assembly segment of Mangaldoi Lok Sabha constituency. BJP won the Mangaldoi Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, BJP got the most votes this Assembly segment and BJP won the Mangaldoi Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 4 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 11 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 Kamalpur are: Kishor Kumar Bhattacharyya (INC), Diganta Kalita (BJP), Sisir Kumar Kakati (SUCIC), Jitul Deka (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 83.33%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 85.83%, while it was 74.96% 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 56. Kamalpur constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 187. In 2011 there were 177 polling stations.
Extent: 56. Kamalpur constituency comprises of the following areas of Kamrup district of Assam: Kamalpur thana [excluding Barbongsor and Sila Sinduri Ghopa (Part) mouza] and Pub-Kacharimahal mouza in Rangiya thana in Gauhati sub-division.. It shares an inter-state border with Kamrup.
The total area covered by Kamalpur is 490 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Kamalpur is: 26°22'18.8"N 91°42'10.8"E.
Refer to the live updating results tables on this page for the latest Kamalpur results.