About Uri Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency
Uri is a small town on river Jhelum in the Baramulla district of the state. Uri is considered to be the gateway to Kashmir Valley. It is a frontier town and it is surrounded on three sides by the part of Kashmir which is administered by Pakistan. At the 2001 census, Uri had a population of 400,900. The assembly constituency of Uri is a part of Baramulla parliamentary constituency. Taj Mohi-Ud-Din of INC won the 2008 assembly elections and is the present MLA. He defeated Mohammad Shafi. Taj Mohi-Ud-Din bagged 24036 votes as against Shafi's 22157 votes.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Uri Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Uri assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|2014||6||Uri||GEN||Mohammad Shafi||M||JKNC||24359||Aijaz Ali Khan||M||PDP||18567|
|2008||6||Uri||GEN||Taj Mohi-Ud-Din||M||INC ||24036||Mohammad Shafi||M||JKN||22157|
|2002||6||Uri||GEN||Taj Mohi-U-Din||M||INC||20460||Mohammed Shafi||M||JKN||20276|
|1996||6||Uri||GEN||Mohd. Shafi||M||JKN||18117||Taj Mohi-Ud-Din||M||INC||9731|
|1987||13||Uri||GEN||Mohd. Shafi||M||JKN||27793||Abdul Rehman||M||IND||2565|
|1983||13||Uri||GEN||Mohammad Shafi||M||JKN||15940||Qazi Mohammad||M||IND||7946|
|1977||13||Uri||GEN||Mohd. Shafi||M||JKN||11921||Mohd. Mazaffar Khan||M||INC||3309|
|1972||13||Uri||GEN||Mohd. Shafi||M||IND||9543||Mohamad Muzafar Khan||M||INC||4916|
|1967||13||Uri||GEN||M. M. Khan||M||INC||Uncontested|
|1962||73||Uri||GEN||Mohd. Afzal Khan Raja||M||NC||Uncontested|
Last Updated on Aug 15, 2021