Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Kanpur Cantt. Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Kanpur Cantt. Assembly Constituency 2022
Kanpur Cantt. is the assembly constituency which comes under the Kanpur Nagar district. It is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Kanpur Cantt. was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Kanpur Cantt. assembly seat had 3,35,562 registered voters. Of the, 1,86,838 were male and 1,48,724 were female voters. 0.2% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 15 candidates were contesting for Kanpur Cantt. assembly constituency seat. Kanpur Cantt. was one of 7 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Sohil Akhtar Ansari won the election by defeating Bharatiya Janata Party's Raghunandan Singh Bhadauria by a margin of 9,364 votes.
The top two candidates split 87.0% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Sohil Akhtar Ansari got a total of 81,169 votes, while Bharatiya Janata Party's Raghunandan Singh Bhadauria secured 71,805 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Naseem Ahmad secured 14,079 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 46.2%, 40.9% and 8.0% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Raghunandan Singh Bhadauriya outperformed Samajwadi Party's Mohd.Hasan Roomi by 9,308 votes.