About Arunachal Pradesh Elections

Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly is the unicarmel state legislature of Arunachal Pradesh state in north-eastern India.

The legislative Assembly comprises of 60 members of Legislative Assembly who are directly elected from single-seat constituencies.

Elections in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh are being conducted since 1977 in regards of electing the members of Arunachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha. There are 60 Vidhan Sabha constituencies and 2 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state.

There were 30 single-member constituencies at the time of the election out which two reserved seats were kept for the scheduled tribes.Numbers of participants were 86, and there were maximum and minimum number of candi8adtes segregated as per the constituencies. The list of candidate belonging to various key players in Arunachal Pradesh, where there were 29 Janata Party candidates, 21 People’s Party of Arunachal, 1 from Indian National Congress and 35 independents in the fray.

In 2014, 70% voter tur out was recorded in re-polling conducted in 34 polling stations in Arunachal Pradesh. The Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly elections took place on 9 April 2014 along with parliamentary elections 2014.the votes were counted on 16 May 2014. The election was held in the state for all 60 seats of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

In 2017 BJP wins the by-elections ton LIKABALI assembly seat in Arunachal Pradesh with 2908 votes.  Likabali constituency recorded 51% turnout when voting for the bypoll held in 2017.

Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly Elections, 2009 were held in the state for 60 Assembly seats. Then Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu’s Indain National Congress came back to power in the state with an increased majority winning 42 seats in the 60 seat Assembly.

 

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