Uttarakhand Election 2022: Dehradun Cantt. Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Dehradun Cantt. Assembly Constituency 2022
Dehradun Cantt. is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Dehradun district. People of Dehradun Cantt. voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
Dehradun Cantt. assembly constituency had 1,27,433 electors in 2017, out of which 68,218 were male voters and 59,215 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.5% votes.
In the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Dehradun Cantt. constituency had 12 candidates for assembly seat contention. Total 57 seats were won by the Bharatiya Janata Party, Dehradun Cantt. was one of them. The election for Dehradun Cantt. seat was comfortably won by Bharatiya Janata Party's Shri Harbans Kapoor defeating Indian National Congress's Shri Suryakant Dhasmana by a huge margin of 16,670 votes.
The top two candidates split 90.9% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Shri Harbans Kapoor got a total of 41,142 votes, while Indian National Congress's Shri Suryakant Dhasmana secured 24,472 votes. Independent candidate Shri Anoop Nautiyal secured 3,285 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 57.0%, 33.9% and 4.6% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Bharatiya Janata Party's Harbans Kapoor beat Indian National Congress's Devendra Singh Sethi by 5,095 votes.