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party name
candidate name
SDF
Ugen T. Gyatso Bhutia

SDF

Ugen T. Gyatso Bhutia

WON

  • Constituency No : 16
  • Region : South
Constituency Data
Reservation for Bhutia-Lepcha
Number of Voters 13,607
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SDF SDF
 
Turnout % 84.88% 84.9%
 
Margin of Victory 0 1,324
 
Margin of Victory % 27.64% 14.58%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

16. Tumen-Lingi 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 reserved for Bhutia-Lepcha.

This constituency has 13,607 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Tumen-Lingi, recorded a voter turnout of 81.28%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 84.88% and in 2009, 84.9% of Tumen-Lingi's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia of SDF won in this seat defeating SDF's candidate by a margin of 3,192 votes which was 27.64% of the total votes polled. Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia polled a total of 11,550 (55.33%) votes.

SDF's Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 1324 (14.58%) votes. Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia polled 9,084 which was 55.33% of the total votes polled.

Tumen-Lingi 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: तुमेन-लिंग (Hindi), তুমেন লিঙ্গি (Bangla), டியூமென் லிங்கி (Tamil), and తుమెన్-లింగీ (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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Tumen-Lingi Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
7,191
62.26 %
Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia
SDF
7,191
62.26 %
Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia
SKM
3,999
34.62 %
Nidup Tshering Lepcha
SKM
3,999
34.62 %
Nidup Tshering Lepcha
INC
151
1.31 %
Pandup Lepcha
INC
151
1.31 %
Pandup Lepcha
NOTA
105
0.91 %
None Of The Above
NOTA
105
0.91 %
None Of The Above
TMC
104
0.9 %
Prem Tshering Lepcha
TMC
104
0.9 %
Prem Tshering Lepcha
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
5,026
55.33 %
Ugen T Gyatso Bhutia
INC
3,702
40.75 %
Phuchung Bhutia
SGPP
160
1.76 %
Mingma Tharbu Sherpa
IND
152
1.67 %
Pema Bhutia
IND
44
0.48 %
Dawa Ongdup Lepcha
 

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