Uttarakhand Election 2022: Bajpur Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Bajpur Assembly Constituency 2022
Bajpur is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Udham Singh Nagar district. People of Bajpur will vote for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
Bajpur assembly constituency had 1,36,194 electors in 2017, out of which 72,395 were male voters and 63,799 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.7% votes.
In the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Bajpur constituency had 6 candidates for assembly seat contention. Bajpur was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Yashpal Arya won the election by upstaging Indian National Congress's Suneeta Tamta by a margin of 12,636 votes.
The top two candidates split 94.2% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janta Party's Yashpal Arya got a total of 54,965 votes, while Indian National Congress's Suneeta Tamta secured 42,329 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Ramavatar secured 4,511 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 53.2%, 41.0% and 4.4% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Yashpal Arya beat Bharatiya Janta Party's Rajesh Kumar by 15,131 votes.