Assam Assembly election 2021, Bilasipara East profile: BJP's Ashok Kumar Singhi won constituency in 2016 polls
In the 2016 Assembly election, the Bilasipara East constituency had a total of 185,838 registered voters
Bilasipara East constituency is located in Assam's Dhubri district.
It falls under the Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency.
In the 2016 Assembly election, the constituency had a total of 1,85,838 registered voters.
Voter turnout in previous election
The voter turnout in Bilasipara East in the previous Assembly election was 90.26 percent.
Past election results and winners
In the 2016 Assembly election, the BJP's Ashok Kumar Singhi, with 59,206 votes, comprehensively defeated INC's Amrit Badsha, who netted 54,110 votes.
In the 2011 Assembly election, the AIUDF's Gul Akhtara Begum, with 49,519 votes, easily beat AGP's Prasanta Kumar Barua, who netted 25,094 votes.
The Bilasipara East 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).
The booth is in the Haflong constituency, which went to the polls in the second phase on 1 April. Haflong witnessed 74 percent polling
The BPF had lodged a complaint with the Election Commission after its candidate from the Tamulpur Assembly segment in Baksa district of the Bodoland Territorial Region had joined the BJP on 1 April
While the third phase will mark the end of the voting process in Assam, Bengal will see another five phases before the results are declared on 2 May