The voter turnout within the 2016 election was 85.87 p.c. In the 2011 election, the polling proportion was 73.18 p.c
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gained the Lumding Assembly constituency in 2016, with 46.05 p.c of the vote share. The occasion additionally gained the seat in 2001 and 2006.
The constituency falls beneath the Nowgong Lok Sabha section and is a part of the Nagaon district.
Voter turnout in earlier elections
There are a complete variety of 1,82,377 registered voters within the constituency. Of these, 96,083 are males and 86,291 are girls.
The voter turnout within the 2016 election was 85.87 p.c. In the 2011 election, the polling proportion was 73.18 p.c.
Past election outcomes and winners
BJP MLA Sibu Misra had gained 72,072 votes or 46.05 p.c of the vote share within the 2016 election. Meanwhile, the runner-up was the Congress’ Netra Ranjan Mahanta who gained 41,672 votes or 26.62 p.c of the vote share.
The margin of Misra’s victory was 30,400 votes.
In 2011, the seat was gained by AIUDF’s Swapan Kar, who gained 39,443 votes in opposition to BJP candidate Sushil Dutta. Dutta had garnered 37,612 votes.
Elections in Assam are being held in three phases between 27 March and 6 April.
The first section of the Assembly election will happen on 27 March in 47 constituencies, whereas polling within the second section will see 39 constituencies going to vote on 1 April.
The third and remaining section will happen on 6 April with 40 constituencies going to polls.
The date of creating nominations for the primary, second and third section are 9 March, 12 March and 19 March, respectively, whereas scrutiny of nominations will happen on 10 March, 16 March and 20 March, respectively. The final date for withdrawal of candidatures are: 12 March, 17 March and 22 March, respectively.
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