Know constituencies of UP Assembly polls 2017: FIROZABAD [GEN]

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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.

<------Previous seat: JASRANA [96]

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Constituency Name: FIROZABAD [Comprises Firozabad MB, Humayunpur (OG), Nagla Bhau (OG), Mirza Nagla (OG), Ambedkar Park (OG), Ramgarh Nagla Kothi (OG), Asafabad (OG), Kakarahu (OG), Lalpur (OG) & Sukhmalpur Nizamabad (CT) of 2 Firozabad Tehsil]

Constituency No. 97

  • District: Firozabad (Firozabad is an Assembly segment under Firozabad Lok Sabha constituency)
  • District Area: 2,407 square kilometres
  • District population: 24,98,156 (general caste 80.9%, SC 19%, ST 0.1%)
  • District literacy: 60.9%
  • District urbanisation: 33.4%

2012 Assembly election result in Firozabad

  • Winner: Manish Asiza [BJP]
  • Votes received: 74,878
  • Vote percentage:33.67
  • Nearest rival: Azim Bhai [SP]
  • Votes: 72,863
  • Percentage: 32.76
  • Difference: 2,015
  • Margin %: 0.91
  • Total voters: 3,05,791
  • Turnout: 66.87
  • Party which won Firozabad most number of times: BJP and SP twice each; Congress and BSP once each [since 1957]

2014 Lok Sabha result in Firozabad

Akshay Yadav (SP) defeated Prof SP Singh Baghel (BJP) by 1,14,059 votes (margin% 10.32)

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