Lok Sabha election 2019: Tehri Garhwal constituency in Uttarakhand
Tehri Garhwal Lok Sabha constituency is one of the five parliamentary seats in Uttarakhand. This constituency came into existence in 1957, following the delimitation of constituencies. It comprises the districts of Uttarkashi, partsb of Dehradun and Tehri Garhwal
The seat is currently held by the BJP’s Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah who defeated Saket Bahuguna of the Congress in 2014.
All five Lok Sabha seats of Uttarakhand will go to polls in a single phase on April 11.
Here are some details about Tehri Garwhal Lok Sabha seat:
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Tehri Garhwal
Polling date: April 11: Pritam Singh (Congress) Satyapal (BSP), Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah (BJP
Sitting MP, party: Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 192,503
Runner up name, party: Saket Bahuguna, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 776,945
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 57%
Number of women voters in 2014: 373,126
Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,079