PATACHARKUCHI, April 21 - In the elections for the Barpeta Lok Sabha seat, altogether 16, 71, 398 voters will decide the fate of 13 candidates. Out of the total voters 8, 66,137 are male, 8, 05,247 are females and 14 are transgender. The polling will be held in 2,188 polling stations covering ten assembly constituencies.
The voters details constituency wise is Bongaigaon (144,484), Abhayapuri North(125,304), Abhayapuri South(145, 915), Patacharkuchi (138,581), Barpeta (154,343), Jainia (136,939), Baghbar(108,076), Sarukshetri(149547), Chenga(105,482) and Dharmapur (127,005).
The contesting candidates are Abdul Khaleque (INC), Aarfan Ali (Ind), Aroon Barooa (Purbanchal Janata Party (Secular), Ashahak Ali Dewan (AITC), Bhadreswar Barman (National Republican Congress), Chitralekha Das, SUCI(C), Kumar Deepak Das (Asom Gamna Parishad), Matiar Rahman (National Road Map Party of India), Pranab Jyoti Das Rajbangshi (National People�s Party), Rafiqul Islam (AIUDF), Rajaul Karim RPI(A), Saniara Prabin (Voters Party International) and Santanu Mukharjee (Bharatiya Gana Parishad).