Uttarakhand Election 2022: Bajpur Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Bajpur Assembly Constituency 2022
Bajpur is the assembly constituency which comes under the Udham Singh Nagar district. It is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 for Bajpur was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Bajpur assembly seat had 1,36,194 registered voters. Of the, 72,395 were male and 63,799 were female voters. 0.7% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 6 candidates were contesting for Bajpur assembly constituency seat. Bajpur was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Yashpal Arya won the election by defeating Indian National Congress's Suneeta Tamta by a margin of 12,636 votes.
The top two candidates split 94.2% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Yashpal Arya got a total of 54,965 votes, while Indian National Congress's Suneeta Tamta secured 42,329 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Ramavatar secured 4,511 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 53.2%, 41.0% and 4.4% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Yashpal Arya beat Bharatiya Janata Party's Rajesh Kumar by 15,131 votes.