Uttarakhand Election 2022: Kaladhungi Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Kaladhungi Assembly Constituency 2022
Kaladhungi comes under the Nainital district and it is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Kaladhungi will vote for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Kaladhungi assembly seat had 1,47,687 registered voters. Of the, 76,525 were male and 71,162 were female voters. 0.8% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 9 candidates in the fray from Kaladhungi constituency. Kaladhungi was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. It was a one way contest with Bharatiya Janta Party's Bansidhar Bhagat comfortably winning the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Prakash Joshi by a huge margin of 20,597 votes.
90.4% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janta Party's Bansidhar Bhagat got a total of 45,704 votes, while Indian National Congress's Prakash Joshi secured 25,107 votes. Independent candidate Mahesh Chandra grabbed the third spot with 20,214 votes. The top three parties got 45.4%, 24.9% and 20.1% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janta Party's Banshidhar Bhagat defeated Indian National Congress's Prakash Joshi by 2,370 votes.