Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Bhojipura Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Bhojipura Assembly Constituency 2022
Bhojipura is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Bareilly district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Bhojipura was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Bhojipura assembly seat had 3,47,285 registered voters. Of the, 1,89,445 were male and 1,57,840 were female voters. 0.5% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 12 candidates were contesting for Bhojipura assembly constituency seat. Bhojipura was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Bahoran Lal Maurya won the election by defeating Samajwadi Party's Shazil Islam Ansari by a margin of 27,764 votes.
The top three candidates split 94.1% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Bahoran Lal Maurya got a total of 1,00,381 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Shazil Islam Ansari secured 72,617 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Suleman Beg grabbed the third spot with 49,882 votes. The top three parties got 42.4%, 30.7% and 21.1% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Ittehad-E-Millait Council's Shazil Islam outperformed Samajwadi Party's Virendra Singh Gangwar by 17,948 votes.