Uttar Pradesh Election 2022: Lucknow Cantt. Assembly Seat]
Uttar Pradesh Election: Lucknow Cantt. Assembly Constituency 2022
Lucknow Cantt. is one of the 403 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Lucknow district. People of Lucknow Cantt. voted for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 on February 23 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Lucknow Cantt. assembly seat had 3,68,291 registered voters. Of the, 2,00,705 were male and 1,67,586 were female voters. 0.3% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 15 candidates were contesting for Lucknow Cantt. assembly constituency seat. Lucknow Cantt. was one of 312 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Reeta Joshi won the election by defeating Samajwadi Party's Aparna Yadav by a margin of 33,796 votes.
The top three candidates split 98.3% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. Reeta Joshi got a total of 95,402 votes, while Samajwadi Party's Aparna Yadav secured 61,606 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Yogesh Dixit grabbed the third spot with 26,036 votes. The top three parties got 51.2%, 33.1% and 14.0% respectively.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Prof. Rita Bahuguna Joshi defeated Bharatiya Janata Party's Suresh Chandra Tiwari by 21,753 votes.