Uttarakhand Election 2022: Bhagwanpur Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Bhagwanpur Assembly Constituency 2022
Bhagwanpur is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Hardwar district. People of Bhagwanpur voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Bhagwanpur assembly seat had 1,16,393 registered voters. Of the, 62,799 were male and 53,594 were female voters. 0.3% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Bhagwanpur constituency had 8 candidates for assembly seat contention. Bhagwanpur was one of 11 seats won by the Indian National Congress. It was a close contest with Indian National Congress's Mamta Rakesh winning the election upstaging Bharatiya Janata Party's Subodh Rakesh by a margin of just 2,513 votes.
The top two candidates split 94.0% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Mamta Rakesh got a total of 44,882 votes, while Bharatiya Janata Party's Subodh Rakesh secured 42,369 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Ram Kumar Rana secured 4,069 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 48.4%, 45.7% and 4.4% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bahujan Samaj Party's Surendra Rakesh defeated Indian National Congress's Satyapal Singh by 6,781 votes.