Uttarakhand Election 2022: Devprayag Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Devprayag Assembly Constituency 2022
Devprayag is the assembly constituency which comes under the Tehri Garhwal district. It is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 for Devprayag was held on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Devprayag assembly seat had 82,100 registered voters. Of the, 42,075 were male and 40,025 were female voters. 0.4% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 14 candidates in the fray from Devprayag constituency. Devprayag was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Vinod Kandari won the election upstaging independent candidate Diwakar Bhatt by a margin of 3,499 votes.
76.1% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party's Vinod Kandari grabbed a total of 13,824 votes, while independent candidate Diwakar Bhatt got 10,325 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Mantri Prasad Naithani bagged 8,742 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 32.0%, 23.9% and 20.2% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Independent candidate Mantri Prasad Naithani outperformed Bharatiya Janata Party's Diwakar Bhatt by 1,541 votes.