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Karimganj is one of the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies of Assam.
As per the last census report, Karimganj houses 19,46,778 people. Out of them, 12.81% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 0.15% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 8.11% of voters are from urban areas while 91.89% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 11,65,997 voters in the constituency. Among which, 6,15,198 are male voters and 5,50,799 are female voters.
In the previous elections, AIUDF's sitting MP Radheshyam Biswas defeated BJP's Krishna Das by a huge margin of 102,094 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 76%.
The result of Karimganj is out, as KRIPANATH MALLAH of Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the winner in a neck-to-neck battle against RADHESHYAM BISWAS (All India United Democratic Front). The former garnered 473046 votes and won by a margin of 38,389 votes.
Indian National Congress fielded Swarup Das while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Kripanath Mallah. Similarly, the All India Trinamool Congress placed its bet on Chandan Das.