Bhograi assembly constituency is located in Baleshwar district and consists of:
Designated as a General Constituency.
During the 2014 elections, the total number of electors was 203394 and the turnout stood at 75.31%, in real numbers- 153177 voters. 2019 witnessed a turnout decrease; out of the 226557 electors, 72.22% of voters exercised their constitutional rights. In real numbers though it was a reasonable jump-163628 voters.
Representation and Results
2019’s assembly election winner, BJD’s Ananta Das gained a vote share of 46.90% and defeated INC’s Satya Shiba Das whose vote share stood at 36.60%. The remaining candidates in the fray were BJP’s Anshuman Mohanty with 15.60% of vote share and BSP’s Nalini Kumar Jena with 0.30% vote share.
Voting History -2014 & 2019
In 2014, BJD won the constituency and earned 76761 votes and 76796 votes in 2019. On the other hand, INC garnered 57249 votes in 2014 and 59921 votes in 2019 while BJP received 14772 votes in 2014 and 25474 votes in 2019. BSP got 455 votes in the 2019 elections. BJD dominated the district of Baleshwar in 2019 by winning 6 seats. BJP managed to secure the remaining 2 seats.
Data Source – Meradesh.org