Sibsagar Constituency, Assam Loksabha Election 1957 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Sibsagar

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

W i n n e r

INC

BORUA, PROFULLA CHANDRA

92374

Runner up

IND

GOSWAMI KEDARNATH

32633

MARGIN :

59741

( 36.29% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

25-02-1957

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

I. CANDIDATES

1.

NOMINATED

2. REJECTED

3.

WITHDRAWN

4.

CONTESTED

5.

FORFEITED DEPOSIT

II. ELECTORS

1. TOTAL

375283

375283

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. TOTAL

164601

164601

IV. VOTES

1. POLLED                        164601 43.86% of Total Electors

2. VALID                            164601


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Sibsagar Constituency, Assam Loksabha Election 1962 Results, MP, Voters, Political Parties Data

Constituency Name: Sibsagar

 

RESULT

PARTY

CANDIDATE

VOTES

Winner

:

INC

PRAFULLA CHANDRA BARUAH

101746

Runner up

:

CPI

BHADRAKRISHNA GOSWAMI

47282

MARGIN

:

54464

( 26.14% of Total Valid Votes )

 

DATES

POLLING

COUNTING

DECLARATION OF RESULT

19-02-1962

 

POLLING STATIONS

NUMBER :                                AVERAGE ELECTORS PER POLLING STATION :

 

VOTES

1. POLLED

218312

( 47.56%

of Total Electors)

2. VALID

208317

3. REJECTED

9995

( 4.58%

of Total Votes Polled)

4. MISSING

0

5. TENDERED

0

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

I.CANDIDATES

1.NOMINATED

2.REJECTED

3.WITHDRAWN

4.CONTESTED

5.FORFEITED DEPOSIT

II. ELECTORS

1. GENERAL

458998

0

458998

2. SERVICE

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

458998

0

458998

III. ELECTORS WHO VOTED

1. GENERAL

218312

0

218312

2. POSTAL

0

0

0

3. TOTAL

218312

0

218312

 


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Shri Prafulla Chandra Borooah Member of Parliament (MP) from Sibsagar (Assam) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Prafulla Chandra Borooah

Political Party: Congress

Constituency & State: Sibsagar (Assam)

Lok Sabha Experience: 2,3

Third Lok Sabha

Members Bioprofile

BOROOAH, SHRI P. C., Cong., (Assam—Sibsagar—1962):  S. of late Shri Lakshmi Ram Borooah; B. at Dhubr, Assam, 1900; ed. at Cotton College, Gauhati and Banaras Hindu University; Widower; 2 S.; Tea Planter; Participated in freedom movement from 1920 onwards and courted imprisonment; President, (1) D.C.C., Mangaldai, 1922, (2) D.C.C., Sibsagar, 1955—57, (3) Cultural Conference, All Assam Sahitya Sabha, 1957; Vice-Chairman, Assam Tea Planters’ Association, 1956-57; Chairman, Enquiry Committee, Rehabilitation of East Pakistani Refugees in Cachar (Assam), 1961; First President, Indian Peoples’ Theatre Association of Assam; Member, (1) A.I.C.C., (2) Executive Committee, All Assam Music Conference, (3) Trust Board, Assam Tea Plantation Provident Fund, (4) Assam Tea Employees Welfare Board; Member, Second Lok Sabha, 1957—62.

Social activities:  General Secretary, Shri Sankardev Samaj, which stands for removal of untouchability; Founder, Assam Jatiya Shramik Bahini, which stands for dignity of Labour; Ex-Vice-President, All Assam Moina Parijat, a children’s organisation; Founder President, Sibsagar Tribal Cultural Association, which stands for Assam’s Hills-Plains Unity; Founder President, Gargaon College; Founder Vice-president and President, Sibsagar College; President of several Higher Secondary and other educational institutions.

Accomplishment in letters, art and science:—

(1) Occasional contribution to newspapers and magazines.

(2) Sang for Gramophone record.

(3) Conducted Radio drama in A.I.R.

(4) Participated in production of the first Assamese talkie, ‘Joymati’.

Hobbies:  Music, Painting and Fine Arts.

Favourite pastime and recreation:  Gardening and Designing.

Special interest:  Dramatic and Cultural Affairs.

Clubs:  Member, (1) National Sports Club (Assam), (2) Constitution Club, New Delhi.

Permanent address:  Melachakar, P.O. Sibsagar, Assam.

[Voting results at the Election:

Electorate:  4,57,986

Shri P. C. Borooah                                                  . .                 1,01,746

Shri Bhadra Krishna Goswami                                . .                    47,282

Shri Rajani Phukan                                                 . .                    33,488

Shri Tajuddin Ahmed                                              . .                    25,801].


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