Uttarakhand Election 2022: Someshwar (s.c.) Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Someshwar (s.c.) Assembly Constituency 2022
Someshwar (s.c.) is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Almora district. People of Someshwar (s.c.) will vote for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results will be declared on March 10.
Someshwar (s.c.) assembly constituency had 85,514 electors in 2017, out of which 43,812 were male voters and 41,702 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 1.3% votes.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 6 candidates in the fray from Someshwar (s.c.) constituency. Someshwar (s.c.) was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. It was a close contest with Bharatiya Janta Party's Rekha Arya winning the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Rajendra Barakoti by a margin of just 710 votes.
The top two candidates split 95.7% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janta Party's Rekha Arya got a total of 21,780 votes, while Indian National Congress's Rajendra Barakoti secured 21,070 votes. Independent candidate Pradeep Kumar Arya secured 841 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 48.6%, 47.0% and 1.9% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janta Party's Ajay Tamta beat independent candidate Rekha Arya by 2,691 votes.