|Winner of General Elections 2009 in Dibrugarh is SRI PABAN SINGH GHATOWAR (INC)|
|Sri Paban Singh Ghatowar||INC||Hand||USHAPUR MORAN TOWN P.O. MORANHAT DIST. SIBSAGAR||359163|
|Sri Sarbananda Sonowal||AGP||Elephant||LACHIT NAGAR P.O. DIBRUGARH DIST. DIBRUGARH||324020|
|Sima Ghosh||IND||Road Roller||PURNANANDA ROAD WARD NO 12 DIST. DIBRUGARH||20816|
|Sri Ratul Gogoi||CPI||Ears of Corn And Sickle||BOGORITOLIA GAON P.O. MAHMORA( DIKAM ) DIST. DIBRUGARH||11937|
|Sri Gongaram Kaul||CPI(ML)(L)||Flag with Three Stars||GUTIBARI P.O. PANITOLA DIST. TINSUKIA||8224|
|Sri Romen Ch. Borthakur||NCP||Clock||BORDOLOI NAGAR P.O. TINSUKIA DIST. TINSUKIA||7106|
|Lakhi Charan Swansi||IND||Railway Engine||MUKALBARI NO.6 LINE P.O. MOHANBARI DIST. DIBRUGARH||6055|
|Francis Dhan||IND||Candles||NIZ KODOMONI BOIRAGI MOTH DIST. DIBRUGARH||5840|
|Imtiaz Hussain||IND||Battery Torch||T.R. PHUKAN ROAD CHIRING CHAPORI DIBRUGARH||3889|
|Niharika Borpatra Gohain Gogoi||JMM||Bow & Arrow||JAMIRA MOTTOCK GAON P.O. JAMIRA DIST. DIBRUGARH||3224|
|Year||Voter Turnout Percentage||Winner Candidate||Percentage||Party||Runnerup Candidate||Percentage||Party|
|2004||65.08||SARBANANDA SONOWAL||35||AGP||KAMAKHAYA TASA||32.06||BJP|
|1999||61.2||Paban Singh Ghatowar||48.57||INC||Ajit Chaliha||36.54||BJP|
|1998||40.31||Paban Singh Ghatowar||64.4||INC||Ajit Chaliha||25.59||BJP|
|1996||70.32||Paban Singh Ghatowar||50.68||INC||Israil Nanda||31.34||AGP|
|1991||64.71||Paban Singh Ghatowar||50.53||INC||Dipen Tanti||21.96||AGP|
|1984||52.27||Haren Bhumji||50.68||INC||Nagen Saikia||41.38||IND|
|1977||49.5||Haren Bhumji||50.27||INC||Golap Borbora||44.31||BLD|
EtymologyThe name "Dibrugarh" is a combination of two words "Dibru" once a tributary of River Bramhaputra and "Garh" meaning fort. The old town of Dibrugarh was situated on the banks of River Dibru. During the great earthquake of 1950, the River Bramhaputra changed its course and Dibru River along with the most of the old town were engulfed by it.
GeographyDibrugarh is located at . It has an average elevation of 94 metres (308 ft).
DemographicsAs of 2001[update] India census, Dibrugarh had a population of 122,523. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Dibrugarh has an average literacy rate of 81%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82% and, female literacy is 80%. In Dibrugarh, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.
EconomyEconomic Activities in the district is dominated by two major industries, Oil & Natural Gas and Tea Production. It was in Digboi that first time oil well was dug during the British era. Duliajan, Hugrijan and Moran are the key locations for oil and gas industry in the district. Duliajan also happens to be the headquarter of the Public Sector Undetaking Oil India Limited. Apart from this Dibrugarh district boasts of the highest amount of tea produced in India. There are several tea gardens dating back to the British era. Apart from this Dibrugarh has also been famous for wood & wood works, plywood factories in Margherita, cane and bamboo furnitures etc. Cottage industries specializing in production of Assam silk, Phulam Gamosa, Mekhala Chadar are also in vogue.
TransportDibrugarh figures as the easternmost Railway Station on the maps of the Indian Railways and is connected to some important Indian cities through direct Rail Link through broad gauge. Direct flights to destinations like Delhi, Kolkata, and Guwahati are available from Mohanbari Airport. There are long-distance luxury buses plying between important destinations withinin Assam and other neighbouring states, popularly known as Day-Super and Night-Super, depending on the time they ply. Till 1990s, transportation within town largely used Buses and Rickshaws. But recently auto-rickshaws locally known as "vikram" have come in a big way to help with within the town transportation.
EducationDibrugarh is the education hub of upper Assam. With Dibrugarh University, Assam Medical College and numerous other institutes of repute it is a major contributor to the education infrastructure in Assam. The John Bery White Medical School established in 1914 was the first centre for formal medical education in India's North East. This institution (named after its founder) was upgraded to a Medical College on the 3rd of November 1947.
HealthcareAssam Medical College in Dibrugarh, earlier known as Dr. John Berry White Medical School, was established in 1898. It has the distinction of being the first medical college in the entire North-eastern region of India. The establishment of this institution has been a catalyst in making the adjoining area near the medical college a hub of health care facilities and hospitals which rival the best in the north-eastern states. People from neighboring districts and states frequent Dibrugarh to avail the healthcare facilities in Assam Medical College and other private hospitals.
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