Sitarganj Election Results 2017 Live: Saurabh Bahuguna of BJP Wins
Counting done for Sitarganj seat, constituency No. 68 of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly. Saurabh Bahuguna from BJP wins with 50597 votes.
The main candidates from Sitarganj were Navtej Pal Singh (BSP), Saurabh Bahuguna (BJP), Malti Biswas (INC) and Yogendra Kumar Yadav (SP)
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 have predicted a win for the BJP in the state with most projecting it just above the majority mark.
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