Lalkuan Election Result 2022 LIVE Updates: Get the latest and updated vote counting result of the Lalkuan constituency of Uttarakhand including leads, election results, candidates, vote margin news.
Congress leader Harish Rawat was defeated from the Lalkuan Assembly seat on Thursday, as per the data available on the Election Commission of India's website.
Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Dr. Mohan Singh Bisht defeated Rawat by a margin of 17,527 votes. Sandhya Dalakoti, an independent candidate, who also contested from the seat came third.
BJP's candidate Bisht logged 46,307 votes, Congress' Rawat got 28,575 votes, and Dalakoti polled 3,908 votes.
Lalkuan is an assembly constituency in the Nainital district, in the Kumaon region of the state of Uttarakhand. The Lalkuan legislative assembly constituency went to the polls on February 14, 2022. The assembly seat is reserved for the General category and it falls in the Nainital-Udham Singh Nagar Lok Sabha constituency.
In the 2017 Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly elections, Lalkuan was won by Naveen Chandra Dumka of the BJP. He defeated INC's Harish Chandra Durgapal. Before that, in the 2012 Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha elections, the seat was held by IND's Harish Chandra Durgapal.
In the 2017 assembly polls, Naveen Chandra Dumka garnered 44293 votes, securing 54.81 percent of the vote share, and winning the seat by a margin of 27108 votes. In percentage terms, the victory margin was 33.54 percent.
The total number of voters in the Lalkuan constituency stands at 120392 with 62860 male voters and 57532 female voters.
First Published: IST