Guwahati Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
Except for the 2004 Lok Sabha elections, when Kirip Chaliha of the Congress won, Guwahati has been represented by veteran BJP leader Bijoya Chakravarty since 1999.
Guwahati Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 7
Total electors: 19,22,270 (2014 estimates)
Male electors: 9,88,067
Female electors: 9,34,203
Assembly Constituencies: Dudhnai (ST), Boko (SC), Chaygaon, Palasbari, Jalukbari, Dispur, Guwahati East, Guwahati West, Hajo, Barkhetry
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: Except for 2004 elections, when Kirip Chaliha of the Congress won, this constituency has been represented by veteran BJP leader Bijoya Chakravarty since 1999.
Demographics: This constituency is partially urban, owing to the presence of Assam’s most important hub Guwahati. The SCs and STs constitute one-fifth of the total electorate. Over 4 lakh Muslims (both immigrants as well as of Assamese-origin) voters are also found in this constituency.
An official of the Mizoram Home Department said the date for the next round of minister-level talks between the two states, scheduled to be held in Guwahati next month, is yet to be fixed
A First Information Report (FIR) reveals the fact further mentioning that Lashkar also provoked youths to wage war in the name of religion
In protest of the decreased amount of time allotted for follow-up questions during Question Hour, Congress staged a walkout in the Assam assembly on Tuesday. It also complained about the reduction in the number of session days.