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Gujarat / Himachal Pradesh

2017 assembly elections

Shimla Rural (GEN)

64. Shimla Rural (GEN) is a State Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Shimla district and Upper Himachal region of and is a part of the Shimla (SC) Parliamentary/Lok Sabha constituency. There are a total of 71915 voters in the constituency, of which 37271 are male, 34644 female and 0 others.

Shimla Rural constituency recorded a voter turnout of 73.05% in the 2017 Assembly Elections and the polling for this seat was held on November 9, 2017 in Phase 1 of the elections.

INC won this seat in the 2012 Assembly Elections.

Check the table below for the 2017 Shimla Rural live election results:



Party Votes Polled % Votes Candidate Name
INC 2889271.47%Virbhadra Singh WON
BJP 889222.00%Ishwar Rohal
IND 11712.90%Prem Chand Thakur
HLP 7451.84%Gaurav Sharma
HiSP 4911.21%Kushal Raj
BSP 2320.57%Ravi Kumar