Barchana
Odisha Legislative Assembly Constituency
DistrictJajpur
BlocksBarachana
Electorate1,61,200
Current constituency
Created1951
PartyBJD
MLAAmar Prasad Satapathy
Const. No.50
Reserved forNone
Lok Sabha ConstituenciesJajpur

Barchana or Badchana (Sl. No.: 50) is a Vidhan Sabha constituency of Jajpur district, Odisha.[1] Area of this constituency include Barachana block.[2][3]

Elected members

Vote share of Winning candidates [4]
2019
46.64%
2014
42.07%
2009
40.38%
2004
50.79%
2000
51.07%
1995
48.36%
1990
55.53%
1985
60.33%
1980
54.94%
1977
43.7%

15 elections held during 1951 to 2014. Elected members from the Barachana constituency are:[5][6]

2019 election results

In 2019 Odisha Legislative Assembly election, Biju Janata Dal candidate Amar Prasad Satapathy defeated Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Amar Kumar Nayak a margin of 1485 votes.[7]

2019 Vidhan Sabha Election, Barchana[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJD Amar Prasad Satpathy 64,084 46.64
BJP Amar Kumar Nayak 62,599 45.55
INC Ajay Kumar Samal 9,322 6.78
BSP Umakanta Malik 380 0.28
Independent Jatindra Kumar Sahoo 227 0.17
Independent Mrutyunjay Prasanna Parida 180 0.13
NOTA None 475 0.35
Majority 1,485 1.09 -12.27
Turnout 1,37,415 74.7
Registered electors 1,81,507
BJD hold

2014 election results

In 2014 Odisha Legislative Assembly election, Biju Janata Dal candidate Amar Prasad Satapathy defeated Indian National Congress candidate Janmejoy Lenka a margin of 16,939 votes.[8]

2014 Vidhan Sabha Election, Barchana[9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJD Amar Prasad Satpathy 53,322 42.07
INC Janmejoy Lenka 36,383 28.7 -1.79
Independent Amar Kumar Nayak 26,260 20.72
Independent Rajnarayan Mohapatra 5,048 3.98
BJP Simantini Jena 3,564 2.81 0.36
Independent Bikram Dash 608 0.48
AAP Durga Prasad Das 505 0.4
SKD Sangram Keshari Jena 288 0.23
Independent Jatindra Kumar Sahoo 215 0.17
NOTA None 567 0.45 -
Majority 16,939 13.36 3.47
Turnout 1,26,760 77.48 10.66
Registered electors 1,63,603
BJD gain from NCP

Results of the 2009 election

In 2009 election, Nationalist Congress Party candidate Amar Prasad Satapathy defeated Indian National Congress candidate Sitakanta Mohapatra by a margin of 10,649 votes.[11]

2009 Vidhan Sabha Election, Barachana[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NCP Amar Prasad Satapathy 43,473 40.38 -
INC Sitakanta Mohapatra 32,824 30.49 -
Independent Janmejoy Lenka 25,409 23.60 -
BJP Pabitra Mohan Samantaray 2,633 2.45 -
SAMO Mandakini Jema 1,517 1.41 -
LJP Balaram Nayak 791 0.73 -
Independent Naba Kishore Dalai 482 0.45 -
JD(U) Lalit Mohan Nanda 309 0.29 -
Kalinga Sena Jatindra Kumar Sahoo 229 0.21 -
Majority 10,649 9.89[a] -
Turnout 1,07,708 66.82 -

Notes

  1. ^ %of total valid votes

References

  1. ^ "Barchana Assembly Election Results 2019 Live: Barchana Constituency (Seat) Election Results, Live News". News18. 29 April 2019. Retrieved 5 July 2020. 50. Barchana is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in Coastal region of Odisha and falls in Jajpur district. Odisha is located in East India. Seat is unreserved.
  2. ^ Assembly Constituencies and their Extent
  3. ^ Seats of Odisha
  4. ^ "27 - Barchana Assembly Constituency". eci.nic.in. 2006. Retrieved 1 March 2014. List Of Winning Candidates
  5. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 December 2013. Retrieved 20 February 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Dhamnagar Assembly Constituency, Orissa". Compare Infobase Limited. Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  7. ^ a b "Election Commission of India". Assembly Election 2019. Archived from the original on 20 June 2019. Retrieved 20 June 2019.
  8. ^ "Constituency Wise odisha Assembly Election result 2014". Leadtech.in. Archived from the original on 18 August 2014. Retrieved 15 July 2014.
  9. ^ "Odisha - Barchana". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 July 2014.
  10. ^ "Orissa Assembly Election 2014 Constituency: Barchana (50)". EmpoweringIndia.org. Retrieved 15 July 2014.
  11. ^ "Orissa Election Result 2009 With Vote Margin". leadtech.in. Archived from the original on 27 May 2013. Retrieved 1 March 2014. 10649
  12. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 2009 to the LEgislative Assembly of Orissa". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 6 October 2021.