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Uttarakhand elections 2022: Full list of BJP candidates

The Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly has 70 seats. A political party or an alliance needs to win a minimum of 36 seats to form the government.

India TV News Desk Written by: India TV News Desk
New Delhi Updated on: January 28, 2022 13:11 IST
Uttarakhand elections 2022: Full list of BJP candidates
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Uttarakhand elections 2022: Full list of BJP candidates

Highlights

  • Assembly polls in Uttarakhand will be held in a single phase on February 14
  • Counting of votes will take place on March 10
  • The BJP is looking to retain power for a second consecutive term in the state

The BJP has released its first list of 59 candidates for the polls to the 70-member Uttarakhand Assembly, with Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami to contest from his current constituency Khatima. The party, which had won 57 seats in 2017, has dropped around 10 sitting MLAs. State BJP president Madan Kaushik will again contest from Haridwar, while names of ministers like Satpal Maharaj and Dhan Singh Rawat are also in the list. Fifteen candidates are Brahmins and three from the trading community, Joshi noted. Assembly polls will be held in the state on February 14 and counting will take place on March 10.

Constituency Candidates 

  1. Purola (SC) - Durgeshwar Lal
  2. Yamunotri - Kedar Singh Rawat
  3. Gangotri - Suresh Chauhan
  4. Badrinath - Mahendra Bhatt
  5. Tharali (SC) - Bhopal Ram Tamta
  6. Karnprayag - Anil Nautiyal
  7. Rudraprayag - Bharat Singh Chaudhary
  8. Ghanshali (SC) - Shakti Lal Shah
  9. Deoprayag - Vinod Kandari 
  10. Narendranagar - Subodh Uniyal
  11. Pratapnagar - Bijay Singh Panwar Urf Guddu Bhai
  12. Dhanolti - Pritam Singh Panwar 
  13. Chakrata (ST) - Ramsharan Nautiyal 
  14. Vikasnagar - Munna Singh Chauhan 
  15. Sahaspur - Sahdev Singh Pundir 
  16. Dharampur - Vinod Chamoli 
  17. Raipur - Umesh Sharma Kawu
  18. Rajpur Road (SC) - Khajan Dass
  19. Dehradun Cantt. - Savita Kapoor
  20. Mussoorie - Ganesh Joshi 
  21. Rishikesh - Premchand Aggrawal 
  22. Hardwar - Madan Kaushik 
  23. BHEL Ranipur - Adesh Chauhan 
  24. Jwalapur (SC) - Suresh Rathore
  25. Bhagwanpur (SC) - Master Satya Pal 
  26. Roorkee - Pradeep Batra
  27. Khanpur - Kunwarani Devyani
  28. Manglore - Dinesh Pawar
  29. Laksar - Sanjay Gupta
  30. Hardwar Rural - Swami Yatishwaranand
  31. Yamkeshwar - Renu Bisht 
  32. Pauri (SC) - Raj Kumar Pori
  33. Srinagar - Dhan Singh Rawat
  34. Chubattakhal - Satpal Maharaj
  35. Lansdowne - Dileep Singh Rawat
  36. Dharchula - Dhan Singh Dhami
  37. Didihat - Bishan Singh Chufal
  38. Pithoragarh - Chandra Pant
  39. Gangolihat (SC) - Fakir Ram Tamta
  40. Kapkote - Suresh Garia
  41. Bageshwar - Chandan Ram Dass
  42. Dwarahat - Anil Shahi
  43. Salt - Mahesh Jeena
  44. Someshwar (SC) - Rekha Arya
  45. Almora - Kailash Sharma
  46. Lohanghat - Puran Singh Fartyal
  47. Champawat - Kailash Gahtori
  48. Bhimtal - Ram Singh Kaira
  49. Nainital (SC) - Sarita Arya
  50. Kaladhungi - Bansidhar Bhagat
  51. Ramnagar - Diwan Singh Bisht
  52. Jaspur - Dr. Shailendra Mohan Singhai
  53. Kashipur - Trilok Singh Cheema 
  54. Bajpur - Rajesh Kumar
  55. Gadarpur - Arvind Pandey
  56. Kichha - Rajesh Shukla
  57. Sitarganj - Saurabh Bahuguna
  58. Nanak Matta (ST) -  Prem Singh Rana
  59. Khatima - Pushkar Singh Dhami
  60. Thakurdwara - Ajay Pratap Singh
  61. Kedarnath - Shaila Rani Rawat
  62. Jhabrera - Rajpal Singh
  63. Pirankaliyar - Muneesh Saini
  64. Kotdwar - Reetu Bhushan Khanduri
  65. Ranikhet - Pramod Nainiwal
  66. Jageshwar - Mohan Singh Mehra
  67. Lalkuwa - Mohan Singh Bisht
  68. Haldwani - Jogendrapal Singh Routela
  69. Rudrapur - Shiv Arora
  70. Tehri - Kishore Upadhyay