Uttarakhand Election 2022: Rajpur Road Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Rajpur Road Assembly Constituency 2022
Rajpur Road comes under the Dehradun district and it is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Rajpur Road voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Rajpur Road assembly seat had 1,19,509 registered voters. Of the, 63,471 were male and 56,038 were female voters. 0.6% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 8 candidates in the fray from Rajpur Road constituency. Rajpur Road was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Khajan Dass won the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Raj Kumar by a margin of 8,632 votes.
The top two candidates split 93.9% of votes between them. Bharatiya Janata Party's Khajan Dass got a total of 36,601 votes, while Indian National Congress's Raj Kumar secured 27,969 votes. Bahujan Samaj Party's candidate Jag Ram Singh secured 1,959 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 53.2%, 40.7% and 2.8% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Rajkumar outperformed Bharatiya Janata Party's Ravinder Singh Kataria by 3,070 votes.