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: Etah
- Constituency No. 104
- District: Etah
- District Area: 4,446 sq km
- District population: 1,761,152
- District literacy: 73.27%
2012 Assembly election result in Etah
- Winner: Ashish Kumar Yadav (SP)
- Votes received: 39,282
- Vote percentage: 24.02
- Nearest rival: Gajendra Singh Babloo (BSP)
- Votes: 36,038
- Percentage: 22.04
- Difference: 3,244
- Margin: 2.0%
- Total voters: 2,86,337
- Turnout: 1,63,542
First election in Etah assembly constituency was held in 1952 after the delimitation order was passed in 1951.
Etah Lok Sabha constituency comprises of 5 legislative assembly segments. These are: Amanpur, Etah, Kasganj, Marhara and Patiyali.
2014 Lok Sabha result in Etah
Rajveer Singh (BJP) defeated Devendra Singh Yadav (SP) by 51,650 votes by a margin of 29.27%.