Uttarakhand Election 2022: Almora Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Almora Assembly Constituency 2022
Almora is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Almora district. People of Almora will vote for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
In Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2017, there were 88,596 registered voters for Almora assembly seat, out of which 45,748 were male and 42,848 were female voters. 0.7% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 11 candidates in the fray from Almora constituency. Almora was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Raghunath Singh Chauhan won the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Manoj Tewari by a margin of 5,379 votes.
92.6% of the total votes were casted to top two candidates. Bharatiya Janta Party's Raghunath Singh Chauhan got a total of 26,464 votes, while Indian National Congress's Manoj Tewari got 21,085 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Dr.Sanjay Tamta grabbed 1,654 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties secured 51.5%, 41.1% and 3.2% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Manoj Tiwari beat Bharatiya Janta Party's Raghunath SinghChauhan by 1,181 votes.