Goa Election 2022: Sanquelim Assembly Seat]
Goa Election: Sanquelim Assembly Constituency 2022
Sanquelim is one of the 40 Goa Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the North Goa district. Goa Assembly Election 2022 for Sanquelim was held on February 14 and the result was declared on March 10.
Sanquelim assembly constituency had 26,207 electors in 2017, out of which 13,033 were male voters and 13,174 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 1.3% votes.
In the Goa Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Sanquelim constituency had 7 candidates for assembly seat contention. Sanquelim was one of 13 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Pramod Pandurang Sawant won the election by upstaging Indian National Congress's Dharmesh Saglani by a margin of 2,131 votes.
The top three candidates split 93.3% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Pramod Pandurang Sawant got a total of 10,058 votes, while Indian National Congress's Dharmesh Saglani secured 7,927 votes. Goa Suraksha Manch's candidate Suresh Amonkar grabbed the third spot with 3,831 votes. The top three parties got 43.0%, 33.9% and 16.4% respectively.
In Goa Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Pramod Sawant outperformed Indian National Congress's Pratap Gauns by 6,918 votes.