Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency

Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam state in north-eastern India.

Jorhat
Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentTopon Kumar Gogoi
Parliamentary PartyBharatiya Janata Party
Elected Year2019
Constituency Details
Established1952–present
ReservationNone
StateAssam
Assembly ConstituenciesJorhat
Titabar
Mariani
Teok
Amguri
Nazira
Mahmara
Sonari
Thowra
Sibsagar

Jorhat within the state of Assam

Assembly segmentsEdit

Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:[1]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District Party MLA
98 Jorhat None Jorhat

BJP

Hitendra Nath Goswami
100 Titabar None Jorhat

INC

Bhaskar Jyoti Baruah
101 Mariani None Jorhat

BJP

Rupjyoti Kurmi
102 Teok None Jorhat AGP Renupoma Rajkhowa
103 Amguri None Sibsagar AGP Prodip Hazarika
104 Nazira None Sibsagar INC Debabrata Saikia
105 Mahmara None Charaideo

BJP

Jogen Mohan
106 Sonari None Charaideo

BJP

Dharmeswar Konwar
107 Thowra None Sibsagar

BJP

Sushanta Borgohain
108 Sibsagar None Sibsagar IND Akhil Gogoi

Members of ParliamentEdit

Year Winner Party
1952 Debeswar Sarmah Indian National Congress
1957 Mofida Ahmed
1962 Rajendranath Barua Praja Socialist Party
1967 Indian National Congress
1971 Tarun Gogoi
1977
1984 Parag Chaliha Independent
1991 Bijoy Krishna Handique Indian National Congress
1996
1998
1999
2004
2009
2014 Kamakhya Prasad Tasa Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Topon Kumar Gogoi

Election resultsEdit

General election 2019Edit

2019 Indian general elections: Jorhat
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Topon Kumar Gogoi 5,43,288 51.35
INC Sushanta Borgohain 4,60,635 43.54
CPI Kanak Gogoi 17,849 1.69
NOTA None of the above 12,569 1.19
AITC Ribulaya Gogoi 6,121 0.58 N/A
Majority 82,653 7.81
Turnout 10,58,820 77.57
BJP hold Swing

General elections 2014Edit

2014 Indian general elections: Jorhat
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Kamakhya Prasad Tasa 4,56,420 48.99 +10.95
INC Bijoy Krishna Handique 3,54,000 38.00 -9.46
AGP Prodip Hazarika 46,626 5.01 +5.01
CPI Drupad Borgohain 28,930 3.11 -6.61
AIUDF Nasir Ahmed 7,331 0.79 +0.79
AITC Ribulaya Gogoi 5,759 0.62 +0.62
SP Gunin Basumatari 5,754 0.62 +0.62
Independent Raj Kumar Dowarah 4,737 0.51 -0.25
AAP Manorom Gogoi 3,659 0.39 +0.39
AIFB Horen Borgohain 3,472 0.37 +0.37
NOTA None of the above 14,648 1.57 ---
Majority 1,02,420 11.00 +1.58
Turnout 9,31,568 78.32
BJP gain from INC Swing +6.25

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General elections 2009Edit

2009 Indian general elections: Jorhat
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Bijoy Krishna Handique 3,62,320 47.44
BJP Kamakhya Prasad Tasa 2,90,406 38.02
CPI Drupad Borgohain 74,185 9.71
Majority 71,914 9.42
Turnout 7,63,554 64.58
INC hold Swing

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies" (PDF). Assam. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 May 2006. Retrieved 6 October 2008.
  2. ^ Jorhat District, Assam. Expenditure Details of Contesting Candidates Archived 2014-04-07 at the Wayback Machine

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 26°48′N 94°12′E / 26.8°N 94.2°E / 26.8; 94.2