Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Meerut South Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Meerut South Assembly Constituency 2022
Meerut South is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Meerut district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Meerut South was held on February 10 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 4,28,833 registered voters for Meerut South assembly seat, out of which 2,37,111 were male and 1,91,722 were female voters. 0.3% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Meerut South constituency had 11 candidates for assembly seat contention. Meerut South was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Somendra Tomar won the election by upstaging Bahujan Samaj Party's Haji Mohammad Yaqub by a margin of 35,395 votes.
The top three candidates split 96.6% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Somendra Tomar got a total of 1,13,225 votes, while Bahujan Samaj Party's Haji Mohammad Yaqub secured 77,830 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Mohammad Azad Saifi grabbed the third spot with 69,117 votes. The top three parties got 42.0%, 28.9% and 25.7% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Ravindra Bhadana outperformed Bahujan Samaj Party's Haji Rashid Akhlaq by 9,784 votes.