Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Vishwanathganj Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Vishwanathganj Assembly Constituency 2022
Vishwanathganj comes under the Pratapgarh district and it is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Vishwanathganj voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 27 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017, there were 3,80,506 registered voters for Vishwanathganj assembly seat, out of which 2,05,245 were male and 1,75,261 were female voters. 0.5% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Vishwanathganj constituency had 14 candidates for assembly seat contention. Vishwanathganj was one of 9 seats won by the Apna Dal (Soneylal). Apna Dal (Soneylal)'s Rakesh Kumar Verma Alias Dr.R.K.Verma won the election by upstaging Indian National Congress's Sanjay Pandey by a margin of 23,358 votes.
89.5% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Apna Dal (Soneylal)'s Rakesh Kumar Verma Alias Dr.R.K.Verma grabbed a total of 81,899 votes, while Indian National Congress's Sanjay Pandey got 58,541 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Premanand Tripathi bagged 33,878 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 42.1%, 30.1% and 17.4% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Samajwadi Party's Raja Ram beat Bahujan Samaj Party's Sindhuja Mishra Senani by 9,187 votes.