Ambala Cantt, Haryana Election Live: Counting of votes in Ambala constituency has ended. BJP's Anil Vij has won the assembly seat of Ambala Cantt by a margin of 20,165 votes.
Anil Vij secured a total of 64,438 votes ie. 53.04 per cent of total votes.
Independent candidate Chitra Sarwara came second with 44,358 votes. Congress candidate Venu Singla came distant third with 8,499 votes.
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In 2014, Anil Vij of BJP secured 66,605 votes and defeated Ch. Nirmal Singh (51,143 votes) of INC by a margin of 15,462 votes.
BJP secured over 52 per cent votes in the constituency of Ambala in the Haryana Assembly elections 2014 followed by Congress with 40 per cent. INLD stood distant third with about 5 per cent votes.
In Ambala Cant Constituency, total number of electors were 1,74,704 out of which 93,142 (53.3%) electors were male while 81,562 (46.7%) electors were female.
Amongst these, the total votes casted in 2014 were 126888, which means Ambala Cantt had a voting percentage of 72.6 per cent.
Total number of polling stations in Ambala Cantt were 177 which had an average of 986 electors per booth.