21. Mankachar (মানকাচৰ), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in Lower Assam region and South Salmara Mankachar district of Assam. It shares a border with Bangladesh. Mankachar 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 51.76%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 2,26,649 eligible electors, of which 1,14,452 were male, 1,12,192 female and 5 registered voters were of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Mankachar in 2021 is 980.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 1,82,791 eligible electors, of which 92,926 were male, 89,865 female and voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 Assam Assembly elections, there were a total of 1,55,178 eligible electors, of which 79,199 were male, 75,979 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Mankachar in 2016 was 6. In 2011, there were 10.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 Assam Assembly elections, Dr. Motiur Rohman Mondal of INC won in this seat by defeating Md. Aminul Islam of AIUDF by a margin of 4,313 votes which was 2.51% of the total votes polled in the constituency. INC had a vote share of 31.57% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Zabed Islam of IND won in this seat defeating Dr. Motiur Rohman Mondal of INC by a margin of 10,787 votes which was 7.65% of the total votes polled in the constituency. IND had a vote share of 45.86% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, AIUDF got the most votes in 21. Mankachar 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 8 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 9 contestants and there were 8 candidates fighting for this seat in the 2011 Assembly polls.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 Assam Assembly elections from Mankachar are: Aminul Islam (NPP), Zabed Islam (AGP), Md Aminul Islam (AIUDF), Sayed Hassan Iman (JDU), Shahidur Alam (SUCIC), Zamer Ali (IND), Monowar Hussain (IND), Rukunur Zaman (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 Assam Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 91.83%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 93.9%, while it was 91% 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 21. Mankachar constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 218. In 2011 there were 218 polling stations.
Extent: 21. Mankachar constituency comprises of the following areas of South Salmara Mankachar district of Assam: Mankachar thana and the villages in South Salmara thana specified in item (5) of the Appendix in Dhubri sub-division.. It shares an inter-state border with South Salmara Mankachar.
The total area covered by Mankachar is 229 square kilometres.
Map location:The geographic coordinates of Mankachar is: 25°37'47.3"N 89°55'39.7"E.
Refer to the live updating results tables on this page for the latest Mankachar results.