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SDF
Farwanti Tamang

SDF

Farwanti Tamang

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  • Constituency No : 12
  • Region : South
Constituency Data
Reservation for Unreserved
Number of Voters 13,445
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SDF SDF
 
Turnout % 84.57% 83.83%
 
Margin of Victory 4,249 3,853
 
Margin of Victory % 37.37% 41.22%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

12. Melli is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in South region of Sikkim and falls in South Sikkim district. Sikkim is located in North East India. Seat is unreserved.

This constituency has 13,445 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Melli, recorded a voter turnout of 79.3%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 84.57% and in 2009, 83.83% of Melli's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Tulshi Devi Rai of SDF won in this seat defeating SKM's candidate by a margin of 4,249 votes which was 37.37% of the total votes polled. Tulshi Devi Rai polled a total of 11,371 (67.48%) votes.

SDF's Tulshi Devi Rai won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 3853 (41.22%) votes. Tulshi Devi Rai polled 9,347 which was 67.48% of the total votes polled.

Melli 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: मेल्ली (Hindi), মেল্লি (Bangla), மெல்லி (Tamil), and మెల్లి (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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Melli Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
7,655
67.32 %
Tulshi Devi Rai
SKM
3,406
29.95 %
Prem Bahadur Karki
NOTA
178
1.57 %
None Of The Above
INC
132
1.16 %
Man Bahadur Rai
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
6,307
67.48 %
Tulshi Devi Rai
INC
2,454
26.25 %
Dil Kri Chhetri
BJP
148
1.58 %
Bhola Chawan
CPM
130
1.39 %
Bhagirath Bhandari
IND
119
1.27 %
Shiva Das Rai
SGPP
84
0.9 %
Phulchand Rai
NCP
68
0.73 %
Jashram Rai
SJEP
37
0.4 %
Tilak Psd Rai
 

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