Even after numerous appeals to vote for the candidates of clean image, many candidates, implicated in criminal cases, get elected to the state assembly. It is interesting fact that despite the victory of many such candidates, their margin of victory happens to be very narrow. Following is the chart showing the data concerning to the victory of tainted candidates in 2007 elections…

Candidates Seat Party Casses
Margin of
Victory

Anugrah Narayan Singh Allahabad North Congress 01 1787
Mahboob Ali Amroha SP 04 678
Vishwambhar Singh Yadav Baberu SP 03 174
Dhirendra Pratap Singh Balrampur BSP 29 1911
Lalji Yadav Bansi SP 04 2514
Satyendra Baranwa RLD 02 1928
Dadan Prasad Bhinga BSP 01 91
Shahjil Islam  Bhojipura BSP 02 1130
Shahnawaz Bijnor BSP 07 557
Rajendra Singh Dhuriapur SP 03 859
Taufiq Ahmed Dumariaganj BSP 01 973
Salil Bishnoi Generalganj BJP 01 2484
Shyam Narayan Gopalpur BSP 01 1464
Vijay Kumar Gyanpur SP 10 2578
Kuber Singh Jalesar BJP 01 72
Bhageluram Kadipur BSP 01 1379
Chhote Singh Kalpi BSP 02 2130
Dinesh Prasad Karvy BSP 02 1356
Brahama Shankar Kasia SP 02 2188
Dharmaraj Nishad Kateri BSP 01 240
Kaushal Kishor Lakhimpur SP 01 1244
Sureshwar Singh Mahasi BJP 04 441
Haji Yaqoob Meerut UPUDF 01 1089
Ramkisun Mughalsarai SP 04 1937
Krishnagopal Patel Nighasana SP 01 2800
Amaresh Kumar Ramnagar BSP 01 2556
DP Yadav Sahaswan RPD 06 109
Ravindra Pratap Sohratgarh Congress 02 2292
Sanjeev Dariabadi Sisamau Congress 03 1364
Radheshyam Jaiswal Sitapur SP 07 1867
Lalji Verma Tanda BSP 01 2455
Kaushal Singh Rajput Umardha BSP 02 2936
Haji Abdul Samad Ansari Varanasi SP 02 2199
Raj Kumar Jamania BSP 01 968