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News18 » Assembly Constituency 2019 » Sikkim » Djongu Election Results & News
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party name
candidate name
SDF
Pintso Namgyal Lepcha

SDF

Pintso Namgyal Lepcha

WON

  • Constituency No : 30
  • Region : North
Constituency Data
Reservation for Bhutia-Lepcha
Number of Voters 8,167
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SDF SDF
 
Turnout % 88.81% 89.79%
 
Margin of Victory 2,175 3,937
 
Margin of Victory % 29.99% 66.2%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

30. Djongu is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in North region of Sikkim and falls in North Sikkim district. Sikkim is located in North East India. Seat is reserved for Bhutia-Lepcha.

This constituency has 8,167 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Djongu, recorded a voter turnout of 85.08%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 88.81% and in 2009, 89.79% of Djongu's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Sonam Gyatso Lepcha of SDF won in this seat defeating SKM's candidate by a margin of 2,175 votes which was 29.99% of the total votes polled. Sonam Gyatso Lepcha polled a total of 7,253 (79.97%) votes.

SDF's Sonam Gyatso Lepcha won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 3937 (66.2%) votes. Sonam Gyatso Lepcha polled 5,947 which was 79.97% of the total votes polled.

Djongu went to the polls in Phase 1 of the 2019 Sikkim Assembly polls on Thursday, April 11, 2019. The election results for the seat are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Constituency name in other Indian languages: दोंगु (Hindi), জঙ্গু (Bangla), டிஜொங்கு (Tamil), and డ్జోంగు (Telugu).

State name in other Indian languages: सिक्किम (Hindi), সিকিম (Bengali), सिक्कीम (Marathi), સિક્કિમ (Gujarati), சிக்கிம் (Tamil), సిక్కిమ్ (Telugu), ಸಿಕ್ಕಿಂ (Kannada), and സിക്കിം (Malayalam).

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Djongu Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
4,618
63.67 %
Sonam Gyatso Lepcha
SKM
2,443
33.68 %
Dawa Tshering Lepcha
INC
105
1.45 %
Penzong Lepcha
NOTA
87
1.2 %
None Of The Above
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
4,756
79.97 %
Sonam Gyatso Lepcha
INC
819
13.77 %
Norden Tshering Lepcha
IND
372
6.26 %
Tseten Dorjee Lepcha
 

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