Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Goshainganj Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Goshainganj Assembly Constituency 2022
Goshainganj comes under the Faizabad district and it is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Goshainganj voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Goshainganj assembly seat had 3,76,193 registered voters. Of the, 2,02,601 were male and 1,73,592 were female voters. 0.8% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 9 candidates were contesting for Goshainganj assembly constituency seat. Goshainganj was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Indra Pratap Alias Khabbu Tiwari won the election by defeating Samajwadi Party's Abhay Singh by a margin of 11,620 votes.
The top three candidates split 95.4% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Indra Pratap Alias Khabbu Tiwari got a total of 89,586 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Abhay Singh secured 77,966 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Dharmraj Nishad grabbed the third spot with 46,528 votes. The top three parties got 39.9%, 34.7% and 20.7% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Abhay Singh defeated Bahujan Samaj Party's Indra Pratap Urf Khabbu Tiwari by 58,681 votes.