Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Rudrapur Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Rudrapur Assembly Constituency 2022
Rudrapur is the assembly constituency which comes under the Deoria district. It is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Rudrapur was held on March 3 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 2,93,170 registered voters for Rudrapur assembly seat, out of which 1,59,552 were male and 1,33,618 were female voters. 0.9% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In 2017, 12 candidates were contesting for Rudrapur assembly constituency seat. Rudrapur was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Jai Prakash Nishad won the election by defeating Indian National Congress's Akhilesh Pratap Singh by a margin of 26,789 votes.
The top three candidates split 93.8% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Jai Prakash Nishad got a total of 77,754 votes, while Indian National Congress's Akhilesh Pratap Singh secured 50,965 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Chandrika Nishad grabbed the third spot with 23,081 votes. The top three parties got 48.1%, 31.5% and 14.3% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Akhilesh Pratap Singh defeated Samajwadi Party's Mukti Nath Yadav by 7,427 votes.