Ramnagar Election Results 2017: Diwan Singh Bisht From BJP Wins
Counting is done for Ramnagar seat, constituency No. 61 of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly. Diwan Singh Bisht from BJP wins with 35839 votes.
The main candidates from Ramnagar were Ranjeet Rawat (INC), Diwan Singh Bisht (BJP) and Rajeev Agarwal (BSP)
In 2012, voters in the hill state had returned a hung verdict with the Congress and the BJP winning 32 and 31 seats in the 70-seat Assembly. Infighting within the Congress had forced a trust vote in the state bringing Harish Rawat back to power.
The majority mark in the state, which voted on February 15, is 36.
Exit polls had predicted a win for the BJP in the state with most projecting it just above the majority mark.
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