Uttarakhand Election 2022: Bageshwar Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Bageshwar Assembly Constituency 2022
Bageshwar is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Bageshwar district. People of Bageshwar voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Bageshwar assembly seat had 1,12,467 registered voters. Of the, 57,700 were male and 54,767 were female voters. 1.4% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 5 candidates in the fray from Bageshwar constituency. Bageshwar was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. It was a one way contest with Bharatiya Janata Party's Chandan Ram Dass comfortably winning the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Balkrishan by a huge margin of 14,567 votes.
97.1% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party's Chandan Ram Dass grabbed a total of 33,792 votes, while Indian National Congress's Balkrishan got 19,225 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Basant Kumar bagged 11,038 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 51.2%, 29.2% and 16.7% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Chandan Ram Dass beat Indian National Congress's Ram Prasad Tamta by 1,911 votes.