Yamunotri Election Results 2017: Kedar Singh From BJP Wins
Counting is done for Yamunotri seat, constituency No. 2 of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly.
Counting is done for Yamunotri seat, constituency No. 2 of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly. Kedar Singh from BJP wins with 19800 seats.
The main candidates from Yamunotri were Sanjay Dobhal (INC), Kedar Singh (BJP) and Rajbahadur Singh Bauddh (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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