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: Sahaswan
- Constituency No. 113
- District: Badaun
- District Area: 84 sq km
- District population: 3,129,000
- District literacy: 52.91%
2012 Assembly election result in Sahaswan
- Winner: Omkar Singh Yadav (SP)
- Votes received: 72,946
- Vote percentage: 33.01%
- Nearest rival: Mir Hadi Ali Alias Babar Mian (BSP)
- Votes: 65,919
- Percentage: 29.83%
- Difference: 7,027
- Margin: 3.18%
- Total voters: 353,691
- Turnout: 220,996 (62.48%)
First election Sahaswan assembly constituency was held in 1957 after the delimitation order was passed in 1956.
Extant of Sahaswan Assembly constituency is KCs Madhyami, Sahaswan, Sailabi & Sahaswan MB of Sahaswan Tehsil; KC Ughaiti, Rudyan NP & Islamnagar NP 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%.