Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Colonelganj Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Colonelganj Assembly Constituency 2022
Colonelganj is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Gonda district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Colonelganj was held on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Colonelganj assembly seat had 3,14,852 registered voters. Of the, 1,71,496 were male and 1,43,356 were female voters. 0.9% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 14 candidates were contesting for Colonelganj assembly constituency seat. Colonelganj was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Ajay Pratap Singh won the election by defeating Samajwadi Party's Yogesh Pratap Singh by a margin of 28,405 votes.
The top three candidates split 94.9% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Ajay Pratap Singh got a total of 82,867 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Yogesh Pratap Singh secured 54,462 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Santosh Kumar Tiwari grabbed the third spot with 33,241 votes. The top three parties got 46.1%, 30.3% and 18.5% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Yogesh Pratap Singh #yogesh Bhaiya# beat Bahujan Samaj Party's Ajay Pratap Singh Alias Lalla Bhaiya by 11,721 votes.