Uttarakhand Election 2022: Jageshwar Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Jageshwar Assembly Constituency 2022
Jageshwar is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Almora district. People of Jageshwar voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Jageshwar assembly seat had 90,367 registered voters. Of the, 47,369 were male and 42,998 were female voters. 1.0% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 4 candidates in the fray from Jageshwar constituency. Jageshwar was one of 11 seats won by the Indian National Congress. It was an extremely close fight, with Indian National Congress's Govind Singh Kunjwal narrowly winning the election upstaging Bharatiya Janata Party's Subhash Pandey by a slim margin of 399 votes.
The top two candidates split 95.7% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Govind Singh Kunjwal got a total of 24,132 votes, while Bharatiya Janata Party's Subhash Pandey secured 23,733 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Taradatt Pandey secured 1,345 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 48.3%, 47.5% and 2.7% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Govind Singh Kunjwal defeated Bharatiya Janata Party's Bachi Singh by 3,865 votes.