Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Shikohabad Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Shikohabad Assembly Constituency 2022
Shikohabad is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Firozabad district. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 for Shikohabad was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,24,829 registered voters for Shikohabad assembly seat, out of which 1,79,230 were male and 1,45,599 were female voters. 0.5% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election, there were 11 candidates in the fray from Shikohabad constituency. Shikohabad was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Mukesh Verma won the election upstaging Samajwadi Party's Sanjay Kumar by a margin of 10,777 votes.
The top three candidates split 95.0% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Mukesh Verma got a total of 87,851 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Sanjay Kumar secured 77,074 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Shailesh Kumar grabbed the third spot with 37,512 votes. The top three parties got 41.2%, 36.2% and 17.6% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Om Prakash Verma beat Bahujan Samaj Party's Dr.Mukesh Verma by 43,994 votes.