Uttarakhand Election 2022: Tehri Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Tehri Assembly Constituency 2022
Tehri is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Tehri Garhwal district. People of Tehri voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Tehri assembly seat had 80,933 registered voters. Of the, 42,169 were male and 38,764 were female voters. 0.6% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Tehri constituency had 11 candidates for assembly seat contention. Tehri was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janta Party. Bharatiya Janta Party's Dhan Singh Negi won the election by upstaging independent candidate Dinesh Dhanai by a margin of 6,840 votes.
The top three candidates split 89.8% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janta Party's Dhan Singh Negi got a total of 20,896 votes, while independent candidate Dinesh Dhanai secured 14,056 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Narendra Chand Ramola grabbed the third spot with 4,466 votes. The top three parties got 47.6%, 32.0% and 10.2% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Independent candidate Dinesh Dhanai defeated Indian National Congress's Kishore Upadhyaya by 377 votes.