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UP Results: 24 Muslim candidates win; 68 had won in 2012

11 Mar 2017 11:03 AM, IST


UP Results: 24 Muslim candidates win; 68 had won in 2012
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Out of 97 Muslim candidates of BSP, only 5 could win

 

IndiaTomorrow.net,

Lucknow, March 11: The new Uttar Pradesh Assembly will see the lowest Muslim representation in decades. As per the results of Assembly elections announced by the Election Commission today, only 24 Muslim candidates could win. In the 2012 Assembly polls, 68 Muslims had won. In 2007, there were 56 Muslims in the Assembly.

 

Out of 24 Muslim winners, 17 are from Samajwadi Party, 5 from Bahujan Samaj Party and 2 from Congress.

 

Out of 24 Muslim candidates, 15 won by defeating BJP candidates.

 

In 2012, out of 68 Muslim winners, 42 were from Samajwadi Party, 16 from Bahujan Samaj Party, 4 from Congress, one from Ittehad-E-Millait Council, 3 from Peace Party and 2 from Quami Ekta Dal. This time, the last three parties could not win a single seat.

 

Bahujan Samaj Party had fielded around 100 Muslim candidates in this election, but only 5 of them won.

 

 

 

Muslim winners in UP 2017 Assembly Election

 

Constituency

Candidate

Party

1

Amroha

MEHBOOB ALI

Samajwadi Party

2

Bhinga

MOHAMMAD ASLAM

Bahujan Samaj Party

3

Bilari

MOHD. FAEEM

Samajwadi Party

4

Chamraua

NASEER AHMAD KHAN

Samajwadi Party 

5

Dholana

AAASLAM CHOUDHARY

Bahujan Samaj Party

6

Gopalpur

NAFEES AHMAD

Samajwadi Party

7

Isauli

ABRAR AHMAD

Samajwadi Party

8

Kairana

NAHID HASAN

Samajwadi Party

9

Kanpur Cantt.

SOHIL AKHTAR ANSARI

Congress

10

Kundarki

MOHAMMAD RIZWAN

Samajwadi Party

11

Matera

YASAR SHAH

Samajwadi Party

12

Mau

MUKHTAR ANSHARI

Bahujan Samaj Party

13

Meerut

RAFIQ ANSARI

Samajwadi Party

14

Moradabad Rural

HAJI IKRAM QURESHI

Samajwadi Party

15

Mubarakpur

SHAH ALAM URF GUDDU JAMALI

Bahujan Samaj Party

16

Najibabad

TASLEEM AHMAD

Samajwadi Party

17

Nizamabad

ALAMBADI

Samajwadi Party

18

Pratappur

MOHD MUJTABA SIDDQUI

Bahujan Samaj Party

19

Rampur

MOHAMMAD AZAM KHAN

Samajwadi Party

20

Saharanpur

MASOOD AKHTAR

Congress

21

Sambhal

IQBAL MEHMOOD

Samajwadi Party

22

Sishamau

HAZI IRFAN SOLANKI

Samajwadi Party

23

Suar

MOHAMMAD ABDULLAH AZAM KHAN

Samajwadi Party

24

Thakurdwara

NAVAB JAN

Samajwadi Party

 




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