Uttarakhand Election 2022: Vikasnagar Assembly Seat]
Uttarakhand Election: Vikasnagar Assembly Constituency 2022
Vikasnagar is one of the 70 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Dehradun district. People of Vikasnagar voted for Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022 on February 14 and the results was declared on March 10.
Vikasnagar assembly constituency had 1,09,156 electors in 2017, out of which 58,136 were male voters and 51,020 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.4% votes.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, there were 12 candidates in the fray from Vikasnagar constituency. Vikasnagar was one of 57 seats won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Bharatiya Janata Party's Munna Singh Chauhan won the election upstaging Indian National Congress's Navprabhat by a margin of 6,418 votes.
93.2% of votes were split between top 2 candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party's Munna Singh Chauhan secured a total of 38,895 votes, while Indian National Congress's Navprabhat got 32,477 votes. Independent candidate Vipul Jain grabbed 2,412 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties got 50.8%, 42.4% and 3.1% respectively.
In Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Nav Prabhat beat Bharatiya Janata Party's Kuldeep Kumar by 9,857 votes.