In Kushinagar, Congress state president Ajay Kumar Lallu had been winning the Tamkuhiraj assembly seat in the last two consecutive elections. In the 2012 elections, in the SP wave, Ajay Kumar Lallu defeated BJP’s Nand Kishore Mishra by a margin of more than 5800 votes in this seat. At the same time, Ajay Kumar Lallu also won the BJP wave in the 2017 elections. In this election, he defeated Jagdish Mishra of BJP by a margin of more than 18 thousand votes. After which the Congress handed over the command of the state to him. But this time Ajay Lallu not only lost but had to go to the third position.
defeat of the winning candidate
Congress had fielded him to register victory for the third time. But Ajay Lallu, who tried his luck for the third time MLA, was sent by the voters to the third position. So, on behalf of BJP alliance, Dr. Asim Kumar of Nishad Party was in the forefront with 111420 votes. Uday Narayan Gupta stood second by getting 47353 votes but Congress state president Ajay Kumar Lallu could get only 33017 votes and stood third.
defeated BJP in 2017
Ajay Kumar Lallu of the Indian National Congress is the MLA from Tamkuhi Raj Assembly seat. In the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Lallu defeated Jagdish Mishra of Bharatiya Janata Party by a margin of 18,114 votes. This time Congress State President Ajay Lallu is in competition with Asim Rai of NDA’s Nishad Party. The competition between the two is very tough.
How has been in the last 5 elections?
BJP secured 61% votes here in the 2019 parliamentary elections. BSP came second and Congress third. Prior to that, Congress got 28.44 per cent votes in Tamkuhi Raj in the 2017 assembly elections. BJP came second and BSP second. In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, BJP came first with 48.56 percent votes and BSP came second with 23.15% votes. In the 2012 assembly elections, the Congress won the Tamkuhi Raj seat by securing 27.04 percent votes. Then BJP came second and BSP third. The Bahujan Samaj Party had won from here in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections. It got 36.49% of the votes, SP got 23.07%, BJP got 22.93%. Asim Rai’s banner was put on the bulldozer with the slogan of Jai Shriman, the opposition’s election satire was answered after the victory. After registering victory in Tamkuhiraj seat, newly elected Asim Rai thanked all the voters and workers through the media and asked them to stand on their faith. On the question of victory in the seat of Ajay Lallu, he said that no leader is big, whoever gets the blessings of the people is big. Kushinagar Current MLA- Ajay Kumar LalluParty- Indian National Congress won the assembly election 2022BJP + Nishad Candidate : Dr. Asim Kumar (Nishad Party)