Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
CO-PRESENTED BY
News18 » Assembly Constituency 2019 » Sikkim » Yoksam-Tashiding Election Results & News
Assembly Constituency

live

Status

party name
candidate name
SKM
Sangay Lepcha

SKM

Sangay Lepcha

WON

  • Constituency No : 1
  • Region : West
Constituency Data
Reservation for Bhutia-Lepcha
Number of Voters 11,530
Number of Male Voters
Number of Female Voters
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner SDF SDF
 
Turnout % 86.02% 86.94%
 
Margin of Victory 4,218 4,243
 
Margin of Victory % 42.53% 51.52%
 
  • Voting Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019

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

This constituency has 11,530 voters of which are male and are female and voters of the third gender.

In the 2019 Sikkim Assembly elections, Yoksam-Tashiding, recorded a voter turnout of 83.89%. The voter turnout in the 2014 Assembly elections was 86.02% and in 2009, 86.94% of Yoksam-Tashiding's voters came out to elect their Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

In the 2014 Sikkim state Assembly elections, Sonam Dadul Bhutia of SDF won in this seat defeating SKM's candidate by a margin of 4,218 votes which was 42.53% of the total votes polled. Sonam Dadul Bhutia polled a total of 9,918 (71.75%) votes.

SDF's Dawcho Lepcha won this seat in the 2009 Sikkim Assembly elections beating the BSP candidate by a margin of 4243 (51.52%) votes. Dawcho Lepcha polled 8,235 which was 71.75% of the total votes polled.

Yoksam-Tashiding 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: योकसम-ताशिडिंग (Hindi), ইয়োকসাম-তাসিডিং (Bangla), யோக்சம் (Tamil), and యోక్సమ్-తశిడింగ్ (Telugu).

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

Read More

 

Yoksam-Tashiding Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
6,777
68.33 %
Sonam Dadul Bhutia
SKM
2,559
25.8 %
Thutop Bhutia
INC
363
3.66 %
Pema Rinzing Bhutia
NOTA
219
2.21 %
None Of The Above
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
SDF
5,909
71.75 %
Dawcho Lepcha
INC
1,666
20.23 %
Aden Tshering Lepcha
SHRP
430
5.22 %
Nedup Tshering Bhutia
SGPP
230
2.79 %
Pemba Sherpa
 

Related Election News 

 

Assembly Interactive Map 

 

India

  • Active Cases

    4,714

     
  • Total Confirmed

    5,274

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    410

     
  • Total DEATHS

    149

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 08 (05:00 PM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

    1,093,217

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,511,346

    +80,409
  • Cured/Discharged

    329,726

     
  • Total DEATHS

    88,403

    +6,367
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Hospitals & Testing centres