Uttarakhand Election 2022: Salt Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Salt Assembly Constituency 2022
Salt 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 Salt was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Salt assembly seat had 95,621 registered voters. Of the, 48,688 were male and 46,933 were female voters. 0.8% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 10 candidates were contesting for Salt assembly constituency seat. Salt was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Surender Singh Jeena won the election by defeating Indian National Congress's Ganga Pancholi by a margin of 2,904 votes.
93.4% of votes were split between top 2 candidates. Bharatiya Janta Party's Surender Singh Jeena secured a total of 21,581 votes, while Indian National Congress's Ganga Pancholi got 18,677 votes. Independent candidate Bhuvan Joshi grabbed 669 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 50.1%, 43.4% and 1.6% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janta Party's Surendra Singh Jeena beat Indian National Congress's Ranjeet Rawat by 5,444 votes.