Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Pipraich Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Pipraich Assembly Constituency 2022
Pipraich is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Gorakhpur district. People of Pipraich voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on March 3 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Pipraich assembly seat had 3,86,424 registered voters. Of the, 2,14,439 were male and 1,71,985 were female voters. 0.3% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 19 candidates were contesting for Pipraich assembly constituency seat. Pipraich was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Mahendra Pal Singh won the election by defeating Bahujan Samaj Party's Afatab Alam Urf Guddu Bhaiya by a margin of 12,809 votes.
83.2% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party's Mahendra Pal Singh grabbed a total of 82,739 votes, while Bahujan Samaj Party's Afatab Alam Urf Guddu Bhaiya got 69,930 votes. Samajwadi Party's candidate Amrendra Nishad bagged 51,031 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 33.8%, 28.6% and 20.8% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Rajmati defeated Bahujan Samaj Party's Jitendra by 35,635 votes.