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News18 » Assembly Constituency 2019 » Sikkim » Martam-Rumtek Election Results & News
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party name
candidate name
SDF
Dorjee Tshering Lepcha

SDF

Dorjee Tshering Lepcha

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  • Constituency No : 24
  • Region : East
Constituency Data
Reservation for Bhutia-Lepcha
Number of Voters 14,512
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SKM SDF
 
Turnout % 83.06% 85.29%
 
Margin of Victory 479 3,365
 
Margin of Victory % 3.97% 33.71%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

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

This constituency has 14,512 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Martam-Rumtek, recorded a voter turnout of 78.98%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 83.06% and in 2009, 85.29% of Martam-Rumtek's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Mechung Bhutia of SKM won in this seat defeating SDF's candidate by a margin of 479 votes which was 3.97% of the total votes polled. Mechung Bhutia polled a total of 12,053 (64.04%) votes.

SDF's Menlom Lepcha won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 3365 (33.71%) votes. Menlom Lepcha polled 9,981 which was 64.04% of the total votes polled.

Martam-Rumtek 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: मरताम-रूमटेक (Hindi), মারতাম রুমটেক (Bangla), மர்டாம் ரம்டெக் (Tamil), and మార్తమ్-రుంటెక్ (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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Martam-Rumtek Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SKM
6,055
50.24 %
Mechung Bhutia
SDF
5,576
46.26 %
Menlom Lepcha
NOTA
239
1.98 %
None Of The Above
INC
183
1.52 %
Sonam Tshering Bhutia
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
6,392
64.04 %
Menlom Lepcha
INC
3,027
30.33 %
Rinzing Namgyal
BJP
336
3.37 %
Nima Lepcha
IND
117
1.17 %
Sonam Tashi Bhutia
SGPP
68
0.68 %
Bindu Lepcha
SHRP
41
0.41 %
Tempo Tshering Bhutia
 

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