Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Katra Bazar Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Katra Bazar Assembly Constituency 2022
Katra Bazar comes under the Gonda district and it is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Katra Bazar voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,62,155 registered voters for Katra Bazar assembly seat, out of which 1,95,785 were male and 1,66,370 were female voters. 0.8% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election, there were 10 candidates in the fray from Katra Bazar constituency. Katra Bazar was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Bawan Singh won the election upstaging Samajwadi Party's Baij Nath by a margin of 30,811 votes.
The top three candidates split 95.8% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Bawan Singh got a total of 92,095 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Baij Nath secured 61,284 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Masood Aalam Khan grabbed the third spot with 55,947 votes. The top three parties got 42.1%, 28.0% and 25.6% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Bawan Singh beat Bahujan Samaj Party's Masood Alam by 6,947 votes.