Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Lalganj Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Lalganj Assembly Constituency 2022
Lalganj is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Azamgarh district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Lalganj was held on March 7 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,83,481 registered voters for Lalganj assembly seat, out of which 2,08,693 were male and 1,74,788 were female voters. 0.6% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In 2017, 8 candidates were contesting for Lalganj assembly constituency seat. Lalganj was one of 19 seats won by the Bahujan Samaj Party. It was a close contest with Bahujan Samaj Party's Azad Ari Mardan winning the election upstaging Bharatiya Janata Party's Daroga Prasad Saroj by a margin of just 2,227 votes.
98.0% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bahujan Samaj Party's Azad Ari Mardan grabbed a total of 72,715 votes, while Bharatiya Janata Party's Daroga Prasad Saroj got 70,488 votes. Samajwadi Party's candidate Bechai Saroj bagged 54,196 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 36.1%, 35.0% and 26.9% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Bechai defeated Bahujan Samaj Party's Hira Lal Gautam by 11,012 votes.