Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Handia Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Handia Assembly Constituency 2022
Handia is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Allahabad district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Handia was held on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,69,535 registered voters for Handia assembly seat, out of which 2,03,584 were male and 1,65,951 were female voters. 0.7% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Handia constituency had 9 candidates for assembly seat contention. Handia was one of 19 seats won by the Bahujan Samaj Party. It was a close contest with Bahujan Samaj Party's Hakim Lal winning the election upstaging Apna Dal (Soneylal)'s Pramila Devi by a margin of just 8,526 votes.
The top three candidates split 96.0% of votes between them. Bahujan Samaj Party's Hakim Lal got a total of 72,446 votes, while Apna Dal (Soneylal)'s Pramila Devi secured 63,920 votes. Samajwadi Party's candidate Nidhi Yadav grabbed the third spot with 55,403 votes. The top three parties got 36.3%, 32.0% and 27.7% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Maheshnarayan Singh outperformed Pragtisheel Manav Samaj Party's Dr. Rakeshdhar Tripathi by 45,300 votes.