Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2017: We here sharing all the details about Uttarakhand Elections Result 2017 in this post. A Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017 will be held on 15 February 2017 in a single phase for the 70 seats of the Vidhan Sabha in the state of Uttarakhand in India. In the previous election in 2012, none of the parties won a majority part, but the Indian National Congress formed a government with the help of PDF in the leadership of Vijay Bahuguna in Uttarakhand State. The counting of poling will be done on 11th March and the Result of Uttarakhand Polls 2017 will be declared on 15 March 2017.
The voter turnout for Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha Election 2017 is 68% of peoples. The Congress Party is currently in ruling in the state and BJP is the main opposition party present in the Uttarakhand for the Legislative Election 2017. Apart from them, Bahujan Samaj Party and some independents and regional parties also tried their luck in the hill. Although small in size, Uttarakhand is an important state for both the Congress and the BJP party as per Political power. Uttarakhand was carved out of Uttar Pradesh in 2000 and has seen three elections since.
Vidhan Sabha Election Details:
- 1st Assembly Election 2002
- 2nd Assembly Election 2007
- 3rd Assembly Election 2012
Elections to the state’s first Legislative Assembly Election were held in 2002. For the first election in the state, 28 political parties including national, state and registered parties and other participated, with 927 contestants in the fray. The number of electors was 52,70,375, approx out of which 54.34% cast their votes. Since then, Uttarakhand has held regular elections to the Vidhan Sabha. Uttarakhand has total number of 70 state assembly constituencies out of which the 13 are reserved for candidates belonging to scheduled castes and 2 are reserved for candidates who belonging to scheduled tribes.
In the Government, the members of the state assembly are elected in every five years. The total number of constituencies in the state is 70. The seat of the Legislative Assembly is at state capital Dehradun. Uttarakhand is represented in Indian Parliament by five directly elected members of the Lok Sabha and three indirectly elected members of the Rajya Sabha.
The main political parties in the state of Uttarakhand are:
- The Bharatiya Janata Party
- The Indian National Congress
- The Bahujan Samaj Party
- Uttarakhand Kranti Dal
Uttarakhand Elections Result 2017, Check Opinion Polls, Outcomes Here:
Opinion polls Uttarakhand 2017 result surveyed by different media have shown a positive outcome for the Bahujan Samaj Party in the assembly election. Only one local news said Uttarakhand Post has given the Congress party an edge over its rival, the BJP. Predicting the exact outcome of the Uttarakhand assembly elections 2017 can be a little tricky. Nonetheless, one thing is for certain, the race for the majority is going to be a fight to the finish. The Congress party will work hard to retain power in the face of anti-incumbency and it decreases fortunes in other states.
Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017 Opinion Poll Results:
|India Today Axis||31 January 2017||23-27||40-44||1-4|
|India Today Axis||5January 2017||18-23||41-46||2-6|
|India Today Axis||14 October 2016||26-31||1-4|
|Uttarakhand Post||10 January 2017||36||29||5|
|ABP News-Lokniti||5 January 2017||22-30||35-43|
Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017 Dates:
A Legislative Assembly election will be held on 15 February 2017 in a single phase for the 70 seats of the Vidhan Sabha in the state of Uttarakhand in India. The term of the current legislative assembly is going to end on March 18, 2017
Important dates of Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha Election 2017:
|Date of Notification||20 January 2017 (FRI)|
|last Date of Making Nomination||27 January 2017 (FRI)|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||30 January 2017 (MON)|
|Withdrawal of Candidature||01 February 2017 (WED)|
|Date of Poll||15 February 2017 (WED)|
|Date of Counting||11 March 2017 (SAT)|
|Date of Completion||15 March 2017 (WED)|
Electoral issues in Uttarakhand for Election 2017:
In the Uttarakhand besides from unemployment and migration, there is a lack of power, and other infrastructures like road constitute major electoral issues in the state. According to a data, more than 7 lakh of people, of whom 90 per cent are educated, are unemployed in the state. There is a lack of employment in the state of Uttarakhand. But this data only takes into account those who are registered with the state’s employment exchange bureaus. That means the number of unemployed people could be much more than what meets the eye. So election and changing of the party can lead towards the employment in the Uttarakhand. All peoples of Uttarakhand wants a change in their state through the election 2017.
Uttarakhand Elections Exit Poll result 2017:
The term of the current legislative assembly is going to end on 18 March 2017. The electorate of Uttarakhand has exercised their franchise on 15 February 2017, for 69 constituencies. The exit poll result gives an idea about which party will be going to rule in the coming next year.
NOTE: WE ARE NOT PUBLISHING ANY EXIT POLL, AS ELECTION COMMISSION HAS STRICTLY RESTRICTED THE MEDIA TO PUBLISH EXIT POLLS BEFORE THE 8 MARCH 2017. SO ALL THESE POLLS ARE OPINION POLLS AS PER MEDIA REPORT.
|Party Name||Seat Share|
|BJP||41 – 46|
|Others||2 – 6|
Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha Elections result 2017:
The Uttarakhand Election Results 2017 will be declared on 11 March 2017. The five constituencies for Uttarakhand which took part in the 16 Lok Sabha elections saw a sweeping victory by the Bharatiya Janata Party. The Almora, Garhwal, Hardwar, Nainital-Udhamsingh Nagar and Tehri Garhwal were the five constituencies in the state which were bagged by the BJP. In the last assembly election and the Lok Sabha polls, Indian National Congress has been leading the state politics. Mala Raj Laxmi Shah, Satpal, Pradeep Tamta, N D Tiwari were few of the prominent leaders of the state in Uttarakhand. The opinion poll and the exit polls suggested that BJP would lead the state’s seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Polls.
The Exit polls result will be published by the media after the 8 March 2017 after that we will be sure about that which party will be going to rule in the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election 2017. Uttarakhand is the 27th state of the country. The state is represented in Indian Parliament by 5 seats out of which one is reserved for the candidate from the Schedule Castes. The number of electors was 52,70,375, approx out of which 54.34% cast their votes. Since then, Uttarakhand has held regular elections to the Legislative Assembly.
|Party||Seats contested||Seats won||Vote share|
|Indian National Congress||70|
|Bharatiya Janata Party||70|
|Bahujan Samaj Party||69|
|Uttarakhand Kranti Dal||55|
The final Uttarakhand Polls 2017 Result will be declared on the 11 March 2017. After that, we will get to know which party has won the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Election, 2017 and rule the Uttarakhand in next five years.