Kaliabor, being a Lok Sabha seat in the north-eastern state of Assam, is a politically prominent constituency of Assam. The total number of electorates in the Kaliabor Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 11) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,348,371 of which 690,698 are males and 657,673 are females.Located in the Nagaon district of Assam, the Kalibor parliamentary constituency is extremely symbolic as the present Chief Minister of Assam, Tarun Gogoi has represented this constituency as a Member of Parliament in the years 1991, 1998 and 1999.
It is home to the Brahmaputra river which surrounds it on the North, as well as the famous Kaziranga National Park which is situated on the East. This parliamentary constituency is significant as a commercial and trading point in the state, owing to the rich rice production done in the state. In fact, the Kaliabor region is famously called the "Rice Bowl of Assam." The economy in the Kaliabor Parliamentary constituency is solely dependent on agriculture, as the state receives sufficient annual rainfall, ideal for the growth of any crop in the region. Besides, cottage industries and the handloom sector are an indispensable part of the Kaliabor constituency, providing employment and livelihood to lakhs of families in the region.
The number of assembly constituencies that are an integral part of the Kaliabor parliamentary constituency is 10. The Dergaon segment, of these 10 constituencies, is reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled caste candidates. The Nagaon district of which Kaliabor is a sub-division, has a population of 28,26,006 as per 2011 Census data, whereas Kaliabor is estimated to house around two lakh people.
Kaliabor Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
The economic backbone to the Jorhat Lok Sabha seat is provided not only by the tea gardens which adorn the region, but by innumerable small-scale and cottage industries such as furniture making, bamboo work, silver jewelry, packaged food manufacturing and various other economic activities. The Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency is not only an entry point to the upper regions of Assam but also to the state of Nagaland.
In 2009 Election Results
the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.
In 2014 Election Results
the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.
In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election
, armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|Gaurav Gogoi||Indian National Congress||785014||0||1078||786092||55.18||Winner|
|Moni Madhab Mahanta||Asom Gana Parishad||574456||0||1642||576098||40.44||1st Runner-up|
|Sri Jiten Gogoi||Independent||18253||0||91||18344||1.29||2nd Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||15845||0||68||15913||1.12||3rd Runner-up|
|Abdul Aziz||National People'S Party||9880||0||23||9903||0.7||4th Runner-up|
|Sri Bhaskar Sarmah||Independent||7316||0||39||7355||0.52||5th Runner-up|
|Shree Diganta Kumar Saikia||Hindusthan Nirman Dal||5650||0||62||5712||0.4||6th Runner-up|
|Md. Hariqul Islam Bhuyan||Asom Jana Morcha||5257||0||13||5270||0.37||7th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Kaliabor Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Kaliabor parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Kaliabor constituency is Shri Gourav Gogoi of INC.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Gourav Gogoi ||M ||INC ||443315 ||Mrinal Kumar Saikia ||M ||BJP ||349441|
|2009||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Gogoi,Shri Dip ||M||INC||434676||Gunin Hazarika||M||AGP||282687|
|2004||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Dip Gogoi||M||INC||301893||Keshab Mahanta||M||AGP||234695|
|2002||By Polls||Kaliabor||GEN||Dip Gogoi ||M||INC||300613||Thagi Gogoi ||M||BJP||132480|
|1999||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Tarun Gogoi||M||INC||373542||Keshab Mahanta||M||AGP||206150|
|1998||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Tarun Gogoi||M||INC||383822||Keshab Mahanta||M||AGP||151487|
|1996||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Keshab Mahanta||M||AGP||283086||Tarun Gogoi||M||INC||281470|
|1991||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Tarun Gogoi||M||INC||295049||Debeswar Bora||M||AGP||170330|
|1985||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Bhadreswar Tanti||M||IND||240647||Tarun Kumar Gogoi||M||INC||151647|
|1977||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Bedabrata Barua||M||INC||155428||Ajit Kumar Sarmah||M||BLD||84271|
|1971||11||Kaliabor||GEN||Bedabrata Barua||M||INC||128268||Jadu Nath Saikia||M||CPI||27580|
|1967||11||Kaliabor||GEN||B. Barua||M||INC||106672||K. Bezbaruah||M||SSP||58783|
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Jorhat parliamentary constituency.