Uttarakhand Election 2022: Devprayag Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Devprayag Assembly Constituency 2022
Devprayag is the assembly constituency which comes under the Tehri Garhwal district. It is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 for Devprayag will be held on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Devprayag assembly seat had 82,100 registered voters. Of the, 42,075 were male and 40,025 were female voters. 0.4% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Devprayag constituency had 14 candidates for assembly seat contention. Devprayag was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Vinod Kandari won the election by upstaging independent candidate Diwakar Bhatt by a margin of 3,499 votes.
76.1% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janta Party's Vinod Kandari grabbed a total of 13,824 votes, while independent candidate Diwakar Bhatt got 10,325 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Mantri Prasad Naithani bagged 8,742 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 32.0%, 23.9% and 20.2% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Independent candidate Mantri Prasad Naithani outperformed Bharatiya Janta Party's Diwakar Bhatt by 1,541 votes.