Goa Election 2022: Navelim Assembly Seat]
Goa Election: Navelim Assembly Constituency 2022
Navelim is the assembly constituency which comes under the South Goa district. It is one of the 40 Goa Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Goa Assembly Election 2022 for Navelim was held on February 14 and the result was declared on March 10.
Navelim assembly constituency had 27,349 electors in 2017, out of which 13,726 were male voters and 13,623 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.9% votes.
In the 2017 Goa Legislative Assembly Election, there were 7 candidates in the fray from Navelim constituency. Navelim was one of 17 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Luizinho Faleiro won the election upstaging independent candidate Avertano Furtado by a margin of 2,478 votes.
The top three candidates split 80.2% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Luizinho Faleiro secured a total of 8,183 votes, while independent candidate Avertano Furtado got 5,705 votes. Independent candidate Edwin Cardozo (CIPRU) bagged 3,027 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 38.8%, 27.0% and 14.3% respectively.
In Goa Assembly election 2012, Independent candidate Avertano Furtado outperformed Indian National Congress's Churchill Alemao by 2,145 votes.