About Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency
Lakhimpur parliamentary constituency is one of the most politically active and vibrant Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam. Situated in the Lakhimpur district, the Lakhimpur parliamentary constituency is part of the administrative district of Assam. The Lakhimpur Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 14) has a total of 1,332,518 electorates out of which 650,816 are females and 681,702 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports.
The city of North Lakhimpur is not only the administrative seat of the district, but also the municipal board in the Lakhimpur district.
Located in the north-eastern regions of Assam, this parliamentary constituency is bounded by the state of Arunachal Pradesh in the North, Majuli division of the Jorhat district in the South, Sonitpur district on the West and Dhemji district on the East. The Lakhimpur district, before and immediately after independence held within its fold, multiple districts of Arunachal Pradesh and many neighbouring districts of Assam itself, before they were eventually separated.
In the 2011 Census, the population of Lakhimpur was recorded as 10,42,137. The total number of voters in the constituency, according to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections is, 9,09,621 people. This parliamentary constituency is known for producing crops such as tea, rice, sugarcane and mustard, among others, which provide the economic backbone to the Lakhimpur district. Besides, small-scale industries and the handloom sector add to the revenue generated in this part of the state. The Lower Subansiri Hydel Project (2000 MW) is the beginning of any industrial advancement in the district of Lakhimpur.
Lakhimpur Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
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.
LakhimpurLok Sabha Election Results 2019
|Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|Pradan Baruah||Bharatiya Janata Party||774017||0||2389||776406||60.49||Winner|
|Anil Borgohain||Indian National Congress||425002||0||853||425855||33.18||1st Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||15187||0||33||15220||1.19||2nd Runner-up|
|Arup Kalita||Communist Party Of India||13357||0||21||13378||1.04||3rd Runner-up|
|Amiya Kumar Handique||Communist Party Of India (Marxist)||12746||0||63||12809||1||4th Runner-up|
|Ubaidur Rahman||Asom Jana Morcha||8738||0||0||8738||0.68||5th Runner-up|
|Dilip Moran||Assam Dristi Party||8196||0||89||8285||0.65||6th Runner-up|
|Bhupen Narah||Voters Party International||5566||0||15||5581||0.43||7th Runner-up|
|Probhu Lal Vaisnava||Independent||4858||0||8||4866||0.38||8th Runner-up|
|Anup Pratim Borbaruah||Nationalist Congress Party||4463||0||64||4527||0.35||9th Runner-up|
|Hem Kanta Miri||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)||4009||0||25||4034||0.31||10th Runner-up|
|Ambaz Uddin||Independent||3889||0||1||3890||0.3||11th Runner-up|
Lakhimpur Bye-Election 2016 Result
|PC No.||PC Name||Winner||Party||Votes||Runner-up||Party||Votes|
|14||Lakhimpur||Pradan Baruah||BJP||551663||Dr. Hema Hari Prasanna Pegu||INC||36144|
Lakhimpur Bye-Election 2016 Candidate List
|Sl.No.||Candidate name||Party Name|
|1||Amiya Kumar Handique||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2||Pradan Baruah||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||Dr. Hema Hari Prasanna Pegu||Indian National Congress|
|4||Hem Kanta Miri||Socialist Unity Centre Of India (COMMUNIST)|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Lakhimpur Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Lakhimpur 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 Lakhimpur constituency is Sarbananda Sonowal of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Sarbananda Sonowal ||M ||BJP ||612543 ||Ranee Narah ||M ||INC ||320405|
|2009||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Narah,Smt. Ranee ||F||INC||352330||Dr. Arun Kr. Sarma||M||AGP||307758|
|2004||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Dr. Arun Kumar Sarmah||M||AGP||300865||Ranee Narah||M||INC||272717|
|1999||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Ranee Narah||F||INC||255925||Sarbananda Sonowal||M||AGP||201402|
|1998||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Ranee Narah||F||INC||268794||Dr. Arun Kumar Sarma||M||AGP||148012|
|1996||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Arun Kr. Sarma||M||AGP||221183||Bolin Kuli||M||INC||217743|
|1991||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Bolin Kuli||M||INC||187610||Iswar Prasanna Hazarika||M||AGP||126250|
|1985||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Gakul Saikia||M||IND||251730||Nameswar Pegu||M||CPI||81796|
|1977||14||Lakhimpur||GEN||Lalit Kumar Doley||M||INC||162750||Mohananda Bora||M||BLD||97518|
|1971||13||Lakhimpur||GEN||Biswanarayan Shastri||M||INC||89070||Khagendra Nath Saikia||M||IND||45358|
|1967||13||Lakhimpur||GEN||B. Sastri.||M||INC||102739||S. Goswami ||M||CPI||49053|
List of Assembly Constituenciesin Lakhimpur Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Lakhimpur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Majuli (ST)||Naoboicha||Lakhimpur |
|Dhakuakhana (ST)||Dhemaji(ST)||Jonai (ST)|
Last Updated on March 23, 2020