Uttar Pradesh will go to Assembly elections early in 2017. The state has an Assembly comprising 403 seats and a party/alliance has to win 202 seats to form the government.
In 2012, when the last state election was held in UP, the Samajwadi Party had won 224 seats to get a decisive majority. [Know constituencies of UP Assembly polls]
OneIndia will take one Assembly constituency a day and have a look at electoral information related to it:
Constituency Name: Bilsi
- Constituency No. 114
- District: Badaun
- District Area: 84 sq km
- District population: 3,129,000
- District literacy: 52.91%
2012 Assembly election result in Bilsi
- Winner: Musarrat Ali Bittan (BSP)
- Votes received: 57,600
- Vote percentage: 32.43%
- Nearest rival: Vimal Krishan Aggrawal (SP)
- Votes: 49,272
- Percentage: 27.74%
- Difference: 8,328
- Margin: 4.69%
- Total voters: 293,359
- Turnout: 177,622 (60.55%)
First election Bilsi assembly constituency was held in 1974 after the delimitation order was passed in 1967.
Extant of Bilsi Assembly constituency is KC Kaulhai of Sahaswan Tehsil; KC Ujhani, Ujhani MB & Kachhla NP of Budaun Tehsil; KC Bilsi & Bilsi MB of Bilsi Tehsil.
2014 Lok Sabha result in Badaun
Dharmendra Yadav (SP) defeated Vagish Pathak (BJP) by 166,347 votes and by a margin of 16.19%.