Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Agra South Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Agra South Assembly Constituency 2022
Agra South comes under the Agra district and it is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Agra South voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 10 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,48,576 registered voters for Agra South assembly seat, out of which 1,91,000 were male and 1,57,576 were female voters. 0.2% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Agra South constituency had 26 candidates for assembly seat contention. Total 312 seats were won by the Bharatiya Janata Party, Agra South was one of them. The election for Agra South seat was comfortably won by Bharatiya Janata Party's Yogendra Upadhyaya defeating Bahujan Samaj Party's Zulfiqar Ahmad Bhutto by a huge margin of 54,225 votes.
The top three candidates split 96.5% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Yogendra Upadhyaya got a total of 1,11,882 votes, while Bahujan Samaj Party's Zulfiqar Ahmad Bhutto secured 57,657 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Nazir Ahmed grabbed the third spot with 39,434 votes. The top three parties got 51.7%, 26.6% and 18.2% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Yogendra Upadhyaya defeated Bahujan Samaj Party's Zulfiquar Ahmed Bhutto by 22,960 votes.