Pushkar Singh Dhami has to face defeat from the Khatima seat. He is defeated by 6951 votes. Pushkar Singh Dhami got only 33175 votes.
Big blow to Pushkar Singh Dhami
In the electoral trends in Uttarakhand, BJP is ahead in 45 seats, Congress on 22, and Independents in three seats. The counting of votes started at 8 am. The fate of 632 candidates is to decide in 70 seats of the state. BJP state president Madan Kaushik, cabinet ministers Banshidhar Bhagat, Subodh Uniyal are trailing. Former CM Harish Rawat has lost from the Lalkuan seat. BJP’s Mohan Singh Bisht defeated him by 14 thousand votes. At the same time, his daughter Anupama won the Haridwar Rural Assembly seat.
how many seats
BJP has crossed the figure of 36 seats required for a majority in trends and results. BJP is leading in 49 seats so far. On the other hand, Congress is ahead in 18 seats. Apart from this, the rest of the seats seen going to the account of others.
Rahul congratulates the winners
After the poor performance of Congress in five states, Rahul Gandhi tweeted and congratulated the winners. He said that we accept the decision of the people humbly. Rahul Gandhi has said that we will learn from this and will continue to work for the benefit of the people of India.