Uttarakhand Election 2022: Dwarahat Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Dwarahat Assembly Constituency 2022
Dwarahat is the assembly constituency which comes under the Almora district. It is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 for Dwarahat was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
Dwarahat assembly constituency had 90,576 electors in 2017, out of which 44,066 were male voters and 46,510 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.7% votes.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 9 candidates in the fray from Dwarahat constituency. Dwarahat was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Mahesh Singh Negi won the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Madan Singh Bisht by a margin of 6,593 votes.
87.5% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janta Party's Mahesh Singh Negi grabbed a total of 20,221 votes, while Indian National Congress's Madan Singh Bisht got 13,628 votes. Uttarakhand Kranti Dal's candidate Pushpesh Tripathi bagged 6,581 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 43.8%, 29.5% and 14.2% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Madan Singh Bisht outperformed Uttarakhand Kranti Dal(P)'s Pushpesh Tripathi by 3,326 votes.