Upcoming Elections in 2016 [India]

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2016 will be quite more exited for indian politics. As there are so many elections in india in 2016.There are 4 assembly elections and many by-polls are going to held in 2016. Here we are giving you much detail about Upcoming Elections in india.

Upcoming Elections in 2016 [India]

Upcoming Elections in 2016
1. Gujarat Choryasi Assembly Seat By poll

As the Seating MLA Shri Rajendrabhai Patel's unfortunate death, the seat was vacant. Now the by poll is announced for Choryasi Assembly Seat where the polling will be done on 21st January,2016. BJP has given ticket to Jankhna Hitesh Patel (daughter of Rajendrabhai patel.

Check :- Choryasi Assembly Seat Result (BJP Wins Choryasi By Poll)

2. Assam Assembly Election 2016

As the current assembly house is going to finish its tenure, the new fresh assembly election will be soon announced. The expected date of Assam Assembly Election is April, 2016. In assam, Congress is the ruling party where Sh. Tarun Gogai (CM) is ruling Assam since last 15 years. Assam is for Congress is what Gujarat is to BJP. Congress ruled every civic body poll and much more. But for the first time, BJP is showing some light.

with 34% of Muslim population, it will be hard for BJP to gain but forming alliance with local parties like Bodo people's front, BJP trying hard to get some more seats. BJP has currently 5 MLA out of 129 seats of assembly.

Read our single page update post for Assam Assembly Election 2016.

3. Kerala Assembly Election 2016

Kerala Legislative Assembly house to finish its 5 year tenure in April, 2016 it self. Same as Assam, in Kerala too, Congress lead UDF is in power since long. But in Kerala, unlike assam, BJP has equal to zero presence but recent win of BJP in civic poll, gives some hope to party members.. The main opposition is CPI (M) lead LDF. Out of 140 assembly seats, UDF ruling on 72 seats.

4. Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016

Tamil Nadu to going for assembly election in April, 2016. After poor performance during Chennai Flood, AIADMK is under pressure to perform well. AIADMK is performing well in all elections, civic polls, loksabha election or any other election. Its hard for DMK to win upcoming election. But after chennai flood, there is some % of anti-incumbency in tamil nadu, lets see who wins it. BJP again almost negative in tamil nadu.

5. West Bengal Assembly Election 2016

TMC lead government also going to finish their tenure in April, 2016. CM Mamta Banargee looks like again going to rule. Left Party CPI (M) is all set to join hands with congress to defeat TMC in upcoming election. BJP did try their hands but in all local body election and other elections (by election) they lose badly. The only hope for BJP is that from last assembly election to 2014 election, their vote share increased from 7% to 14%. Seems they will help TMC to win (by dividing opposition votes).

6. Puducherry Assembly election 2016

The small state, union territory is going to election in 2016. AINRC is ruling party with 15 assembly seats out of 30 while congress is biggest opposition party. AIADMK is also big party in Puducherry. 

7. 13 Municipal ward of Delhi 

BJP lead Municipal corporation to have by poll this year for 13 wards which are vacant since last delhi assembly election 2015. AAP govt was not following the norms and had delayed election by long time, but after High court's intervention, they are going for by polls for 13 wards.

8. Upcoming By poll in State Assembly Constituency  

Apart from above mentioned elections, India to have 12 more By poll in assembly constituency where new MLA to be elected. These states are Bihar,Karnataka, MP, Punjab, Telngana, Tripura, and UP. All the above assembly constituency by poll will held on 13th Feb, 2016 and result will be declared on 16th feb.

Note :- In Punjab's Khadoor sahib seat, Yogendra Yadav lead Swaraj abhiyan also going to contest election (before forming political party). AAP, SAD, Congress also going to fight in this by poll. 

Overall, with respect to upcoming election in 2016, 2016 looks more crucial for Congress than BJP. Congress under pressure to retain Kerala and Assam while for BJP, its all gain.


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