Northern Angami-2
Constituency for the Nagaland Legislative Assembly
Constituency details
CountryIndia
StateNagaland
DistrictKohima
LS constituencyNagaland
Total electors19,089[1]
ReservationST
Member of Legislative Assembly
Current MLANeiphiu Rio
PartyNationalist Democratic Progressive Party
Elected year2018

Northern Angami-2 is one of the 60 Legislative Assembly constituencies of Nagaland state in India.[2] It is part of Kohima district and is reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes. It is also part of Nagaland Lok Sabha constituency.[3] Neiphiu Rio, the incumbent Chief Minister of Nagaland, is the current MLA of this constituency.

Members of Legislative Assembly

Year Name Party
1964 Lhousuohie Independent
1966[a] K . Vitsore Keditsu
1969 United Democratic Front
1974
1977 Chupfuo
1982
1987 K . Vitsore Keditsu Indian National Congress
1989 Neiphiu Rio
1993
1998
2003 Naga People's Front
2008
2013
2014[b] Neiphrezo Keditsu[4]
2018 Neiphiu Rio[1][5][6] Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party
  1. ^ by poll
  2. ^ by poll

Election results

2018

Nagaland Legislative Assembly Election, 2018: Northern Angami-II[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NDPP Neiphiu Rio Unopposed
NDPP gain from NPF

2014 Bye-election

This by-election was needed due to the resignation of the sitting MLA, Neiphiu Rio following his election to the Lok Sabha.[7]

Bye-elections, 2014: Northern Angami-II[8][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NPF Neiphrezo Keditsu 9,909 59.08%
BJP Visasolie Lhoungu 6,864 40.92%
Majority 3,045 18.15
Turnout 16,773 88.83
Registered electors 18,882
NPF hold Swing

2013

Nagaland Legislative Assembly Election, 2013: Northern Angami-II[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NPF Neiphiu Rio 15,305 85.32 +2.75
INC Kevise Sogotsu 2,634 14.68 -2.75
Majority 12,671 70.64
Turnout 17,939 93.98 +10.58
NPF hold Swing

2008

Nagaland Legislative Assembly Election, 2008: Northern Angami-II[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NPF Neiphiu Rio 13,641 82.57 +14.97
INC Sevetso 2,880 17.43 -8.67
Majority 10,761 65.14
Turnout 16,521 83.4 -3.67
NPF hold Swing

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c "Nagaland General Legislative Election 2018". eci.gov.in. Retrieved 29 December 2020.
  2. ^ "NAGALAND LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY". legislativebodiesinindia.nic.in. Retrieved 10 February 2021.
  3. ^ Sitting and previous MLAs from Northern Angami-II Assembly Constituency
  4. ^ a b "Details of Assembly By-Elections 2014". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 24 February 2022.
  5. ^ Nagaland Assembly elections 2018: Neiphiu Rio elected unopposed before polls
  6. ^ Northeast polls: It’s advantage BJP
  7. ^ "Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio resigns along with his Council of Ministers". The Hindu. PTI. 23 May 2016. Retrieved 24 February 2022.
  8. ^ "Candidate Affidavits - STATE NAME: S17-Nagaland - AC NAME: 11-Northern Angami-II".
  9. ^ "Nagaland General Legislative Election 2013". eci.gov.in. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
  10. ^ "Nagaland General Legislative Election 2013". eci.gov.in. Retrieved 11 November 2021.

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