Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Najibabad Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Najibabad Assembly Constituency 2022
Najibabad is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Bijnor district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Najibabad was held on February 14 and the result was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Najibabad assembly seat had 3,29,545 registered voters. Of the, 1,74,699 were male and 1,54,846 were female voters. 0.5% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Najibabad constituency had 13 candidates for assembly seat contention. Najibabad was one of 47 seats won by the Samajwadi Party. It was an extremely close fight, with Samajwadi Party's Tasleem Ahmad winning the election defeating Bharatiya Janata Party's Rajiv Kumar Agarwal by a narrow margin of 2,002 votes.
95.7% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Samajwadi Party's Tasleem Ahmad grabbed a total of 81,082 votes, while Bharatiya Janata Party's Rajiv Kumar Agarwal got 79,080 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Jameel Ahmad bagged 45,070 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 37.8%, 36.9% and 21.0% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Bahujan Samaj Party's Tasleem beat Bharatiya Janata Party's Rajeev Kumar Agarwal by 11,583 votes.