Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Dhampur Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Dhampur Assembly Constituency 2022
Dhampur is the assembly constituency which comes under the Bijnor district. It is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Dhampur was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
Dhampur assembly constituency had 2,82,273 electors in 2017, out of which 1,51,741 were male voters and 1,30,532 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.4% votes.
In the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election, there were 9 candidates in the fray from Dhampur constituency. Dhampur was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Ashok Kumar Rana won the election upstaging Samajwadi Party's Tha. Mool Chand Chauhan by a margin of 17,864 votes.
The top three candidates split 98.6% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Ashok Kumar Rana got a total of 82,169 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Tha. Mool Chand Chauhan secured 64,305 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Muhammad Ghazi grabbed the third spot with 42,836 votes. The top three parties got 42.8%, 33.5% and 22.3% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Th. Mool Chand Chauhan outperformed Bahujan Samaj Party's Ashok Kumar Rana by 564 votes.