Uttarakhand Assembly election 2012

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Uttarakhand will also join in the poll fray this year in the Assembly elections 2012 and will see parties fight it out for the 70 assembly seats of which 13 are reserved for SCs and 2 for STs. The elections is scheduled to be held on Jan 30, while counting will be conducted on Mar 6. The BJP hopes to score big under the able leadership of present CM BC Khanduri who has been lauded for his clean image and is more or less considered the trump card for the BJP. The main opposition, the Congress is also hoping to put up a good fight under Harak Singh Rawat's leadership. The rule by former Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal was infested with huge scams and corruption and will feature prominently as an election issue.

Read the latest news on the Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2012 here.

Uttarakhand (Total 70 ACs)
Party 2012 2007 Margin
BJP 31 34 -3
INC 32 22 +10
BSP 3 8 -5
UKKD 1 3 -2
3 4 -1
Uttarakhand Partywise Result Status
Status Known For 70 out of 70 Constituencies
Party Won Leading Total
Indian National Congress 32 0 32
Bharatiya Janata Party 31 0 31
Others 7 0 7
Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Uttarakhand 2012
SL. No. Poll Event Dates 1 Issue of Notification 05.01.2012 (Thursday) 2 Last date for making Nominations 12.01.2012 (Thursday) 3 Scrutiny of Nominations 13.01.2012 (Friday) 4 Last date for withdrawal of candidature 16.01.2012 (Monday) 5 Date of Poll 30.01.2012 (Monday) 6 Counting of Votes 06.03.2012 (Tuesday) 7 Date before which election process shall be completed 09.03.2012 (Friday)

Read all related stories about other state assembly polls :

Punjab Assembly election 2012

Goa Assembly election 2012

Manipur Assembly election 2012

Uttar Pradesh assembly election 2012

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