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News18 » Assembly Constituency 2019 » Sikkim » Upper Tadong Election Results & News
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party name
candidate name
SDF
Gay Tshering Dhungel

SDF

Gay Tshering Dhungel

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  • Constituency No : 25
  • Region : East
Constituency Data
Reservation for Unreserved
Number of Voters 8,952
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SKM SDF
 
Turnout % 76.6% 78.07%
 
Margin of Victory 122 1,043
 
Margin of Victory % 1.78% 18.56%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

25. Upper Tadong 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 unreserved.

This constituency has 8,952 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Upper Tadong, recorded a voter turnout of 70.4%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 76.6% and in 2009, 78.07% of Upper Tadong's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Timothy William Basnett of SKM won in this seat defeating SDF's candidate by a margin of 122 votes which was 1.78% of the total votes polled. Timothy William Basnett polled a total of 6,857 (56%) votes.

SDF's Dil Bahadur Thapa won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 1043 (18.56%) votes. Dil Bahadur Thapa polled 5,621 which was 56% of the total votes polled.

Upper Tadong 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: अपर तादोंग (Hindi), তাদং (Bangla), அப்பர் தடாங் (Tamil), and అప్పర్ టాడోంగ్ (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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Upper Tadong Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SKM
3,333
48.61 %
Timothy William Basnett
SDF
3,211
46.83 %
Bhasker Basnett
BJP
155
2.26 %
Eli Pal
INC
79
1.15 %
Tara Kumar Pradhan
NOTA
79
1.15 %
None Of The Above
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
3,148
56 %
Dil Bahadur Thapa
INC
2,105
37.45 %
Arun Kr Basnet
IND
130
2.31 %
Depak Rai
BJP
104
1.85 %
Padam Pd Sharma
SHRP
70
1.25 %
Kharka Singh Gurung
SGPP
64
1.14 %
Garjaman Rai
 

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Assembly Interactive Map 

 

India

  • Active Cases

    3,981

     
  • Total Confirmed

    4,421

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    325

     
  • Total DEATHS

    114

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 07 (09:00 AM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

    986,234

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,347,235

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    286,234

     
  • Total DEATHS

    74,767

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Hospitals & Testing centres