Gauhati (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Gauhati, also spelt Guwahati, is a Lok Sabha constituency in Assam.

Assembly segments[edit]

Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency is composed of the following assembly segments:[1]

Members of Parliament[edit]


Year Winner Party
1952 Rohini Kumar Chaudhury Indian National Congress
1956^ Devendra Nath Sarma Indian National Congress
1957 Hem Barua Praja Socialist Party
1962 Hem Barua Praja Socialist Party
1967 Dhireswar Kalita Communist Party of India
1971 Dinesh Goswami Indian National Congress
1977 Renuka Devi Barkataki Bharatiya Lok Dal
1985 Dinesh Goswami Independent
1991 Kirip Chaliha Indian National Congress
1996 Prabin Chandra Sarmah Asom Gana Parishad
1998 Bhubaneshwar Kalita Indian National Congress
1999 Bijoya Chakravarty Bharatiya Janata Party
2004 Kirip Chaliha Indian National Congress
2009 Bijoya Chakravarty Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Bijoya Chakravarty Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Queen Oja Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

17th Lok Sabha: 2019 General Elections[edit]

2019 Indian general elections: Gauhati
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Queen Oja 10,08,936 57.20 +6.60
INC Bobbeeta Sharma 6,63,330 37.61 +7.90
IND. Upamanyu Hazarika 21,193 1.20 +1.20
AITC Manoj Sharma 10,141 0.57 +0.03
IND. Faruk Ahmed Bhuyan 9,044 0.51 +0.51
NOTA None of the Above 10,466 0.59 +0.15
Majority 3,45,606 19.59 -1.30
Turnout 17,63,757 80.86 +2.22
BJP hold Swing +6.60
2014 Indian general elections: Gauhati
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Bijoya Chakravarty 7,64,985 50.60 +5.86
INC Manash Borah 4,49,201 29.71 -13.96
AIUDF Gopi Nath Das 1,37,254 9.08 +2.47
AGP Birendra Prasad Baishya 86,546 5.72 +5.72
Independent Benedict Alok Areng 12,432 0.82 +0.82
AITC Biju Phukan 8,162 0.54 +0.54
Independent Pradip Kalita 7,345 0.49 +0.49
Regional Democratic Secular Congress Kazi Nekib Ahmed 6,636 0.44 +0.44
Independent Anil Bhagawati 5,782 0.38 +0.38
AAP Pranjal Bordoloy 4,809 0.32 +0.32
Independent Dr. Faruk Aahammed Bhuyan 3,540 0.23 +0.23
SP Bandana Barman Baruah 3,240 0.21 -0.12
Independent Dhiraj Medhi 2,845 0.19 +0.19
Independent Padmeshwar Phukan 2,629 0.17 +0.17
Independent Khargeswar Das 2,532 0.17 +0.17
Lok Bharati Gopi Baruah 2,411 0.16 +0.16
Independent Ajad Ali 2,385 0.16 +0.16
NOTA None of the Above 6,720 0.44 +0.44
Majority 3,15,784 20.89 +19.82
Turnout 15,11,729 78.64 +14.32
BJP hold Swing +5.86

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies" (PDF). Assam. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 May 2006. Retrieved 5 October 2008.