Assam Assembly election 2021, Barpeta profile: AGP's Gunindra Nath Das defeated INC's A Rahim Ahmed in 2016

Barpeta constituency is located in Assam's Barpeta district. It falls under the Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency In the 2016 Assembly election, the constituency had a total of 181,385 registered voters

FP Research February 26, 2021 23:59:11 IST
Assam Assembly election 2021, Barpeta profile: AGP's Gunindra Nath Das defeated INC's A Rahim Ahmed in 2016

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Barpeta Assembly Election 2021: Barpeta constituency is located in Assam's Barpeta district. It falls under the Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency. The voters here will elect their representatives on 6 April 2021 in the third and final phase of state Assembly polls.

In the 2016 Assembly election, the constituency had a total of 181,385 registered voters.

Voter turnout in previous election

The voter turnout in  Barpeta in the previous Assembly election was 89.95 percent.

Past election results and winners

In the 2016 Assembly election, the AGP's Gunindra Nath Das, with 63,563 votes, easily beat INC's A Rahim Ahmed, who got just 44,606 votes.

In the 2011 Assembly election, the AIUDF's Abdur Rahim Khan, with 56,915 votes, easily beat AGP's Gunindra Nath Das, who netted 26,248 votes.

The  Barpeta constituency is expected to go to polls in April or May 2021, as part of the 2021 Assam Assembly election.

The Assam Assembly polls will be held to elect a total of 126 Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs).-Assam Assembly election 2021, Abhayapuri South profile: AIUDF's Anita Kumar Malo narrowly defeated INC's Chandan Kumar Sarkar in 2016.

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