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Himachal Election Result 2022: CM Thakur Resigns As Congress Unseats BJP In Hill State | Highlights

Thu, 08 Dec 2022 06:43 AM (IST)
Himachal Election Result 2022: CM Thakur Resigns As Congress Unseats BJP In Hill State | Highlights

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election Result 2022 LIVE Counting News: Counting for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly election began on Thursday. Congress is leading on 40 seats, denting BJP's hope to reverse tradition in Himachal. These results will reveal if BJP manages evade the anti-incumbency trend and be re-elected. Himachal Pradesh has not seen any party return to power again after 1985. The Bharatiya Janata Party hopes to break this trend led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign. 

Over 75 per cent of the 55 lakh registered voters exercised their franchise in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly election 2022. A total of 412 candidates are in the fray in this election. Earlier, in the 2017 assembly elections, the BJP had won 44 seats and the Congress 21, with one seat going to CPI(M), and two to independent candidates.

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8 December 2022
  • 17:30

    Himachal Election Result 2022: CM Jai Ram Thakur Tenders Resignation To Governor

    Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday tendered his resignation to the governor after Conceding defeat in the election, as per the official sources said.

  • 17:17

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress Wins 38, Leads On 2 Seats

    In Himachal Pradesh, Congress wins 38 seats, and leads in 2 seats, while BJP wins 18 seats and is currently leading in 7 seats as counting continues.

  • 15:15

    Himachal Election 2022: CM Jairam Thakur Continues His Lead From Seraj

    Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur continues his lead from his constituency Seraj, with a margin of 38,183 votes. The counting of votes in the Himachal Election is underway. 

  • 14:19

    Himachal Election 2022: Congress Workers Celebrate Majority In Shimla

    The Congress party workers celebrate as the party crosses the majority mark of 35 seats in Himachal Pradesh. The counting of votes in the state.

  • 14:13

    Himachal Election 2022: BJP Wins On 7 Seats

    The counting of votes in 68 seats in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election is underway. BJP wins 7 and leads in 18 seats, while Congress wins 5 and leads in 35 seats. Meanwhile, the Independent wins 1 and leads in 2 seats.

  • 14:02

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress Workers Celebrate As Party Crosses Majority

    Congress party workers celebrate at the Delhi office of the party after Congress crosses the majority mark of 35 seats In Himachal Pradesh amid the ongoing counting of the votes in the state. As per the Election Commission's latest trends, Congress wins 4 seats and leads on 36 others while BJP wins 5 and leads on 20 others.

  • 13:48

    Himachal Election Result 2022: BJP Wins 4 Seats, Congress 1

    As per the EC trends, Congress wins 1 seat and leads on 39 others while BJP wins 4 and leads on 21 others

  • 13:40

    Himachal Election 2022: 'Congress Will Form A Govt With Full Majority': Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu

    "BJP considered itself strong in Himachal Pradesh, PM Modi & Amit Shah visited the State several times, here today Congress is going to form the government with a full majority," Sukhu, quoted by ANI says.

  • 13:22

    Himachal Election 2022: BJP's Kanaiyalal Bachubhai Kishori Wins From Dahod

    According to the Election Commission, a BJP candidate who fought from Dahod, Kanaiyalal Bachubhai Kishori won the seat against Congress' Harshadbhai Valchandbhai Ninama with a margin of 29,350. The counting of votes in 68 assembly seats in Himachal is underway.

  • 13:13

    Himachal Election 2022: Congress Leader Mukesh Agnihotri Leads In Haroli

    According to the Election Commission, Four-time MLA and Congress leader Mukesh Agnihotri who is contesting from the Haroli constituency leading with over 6,800 votes over against his BJP rival Ram Kumar.

  • 12:56

    Himachal Election Results 2022

    Sweets are being distributed among Congress workers in Shimla as the party leads in 40 seats in Himachal Pradesh.

  • 12:52

    Himachal Election Results 2022: Congress Hopes To Form Govt In Himachal

    The counting of votes for 68 seats in the Himachal election is underway, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel says Congress hopes to form government in the state.

    "Counting underway. Still, we had hoped to form govt there & we can see it happening. No, won't bring them here but we'll have to take care of our friends as BJP can do anything & go to any level," Baghel, as quoted by ANI, says.

  • 12:42

    Himachal Election Results 2022: BJP's Rakesh Pathania Trails In Fatehpur

    According to EC's latest trends, incumbent MLA and Congress candidate Bhawani Singh Pathania and BJP's Rakesh Pathania were locked in a neck-and-neck contest in Himachal Pradesh's Fatehpur assembly seat. The vote count in favour of the Congress candidate stood at 14,097 votes, compared to 13,641 votes for Rakesh Pathania.

  • 12:31

    Himachal Election 2022: Congress Leads On 40 Seats

    As the counting continues in Himachal, Congress leads on 40 seats, as per the election commission's official trends.

    Congress- 40

    BJP- 24

    Independent- 3

  • 12:27

    Himachal Election 2022: 'We Will Form A Govt With Full Majority': Vikramaditya Singh

    As the counting continues in Himachal, Congress leads in 38 seats, BJP in 26 and wins 1, while Independent is leading in 3 seats.

    "We will do everything to protect democracy as BJP can do anything: Congress leader Vikramaditya Singh on being asked about shifting party MLAs out of Himachal Pradesh. We will form a government with a full majority and our government will run for 5 years. She (Pratibha Virbhadra Singh) is one of the contenders for the CM post," Congress leader, who is contesting from Shimla Rural, Vikramaditya Singh, quoted by ANI says.

  • 12:08

    Himachal Election 2022: BJP Leads From Sullah

    As the counting of votes continues in Himachal, BJP's Vipin Singh Parmar candidate from Sullah is leading with 17628 votes.

  • 11:56

    Himachal Election 2022: Independent Candidate Leads From Hamirpur

    Independent candidate Ashish Sharma is leading from Hamirpur in the Assembly constituency, as per ECI.

    "I'm awaiting the final results, and will take any decision (on extending support to another party) after the results are out," he says.

  • 11:44

    Himachal Election 2022: BJP's Rakesh Kumar Wins From Sundernagar, Party Leads On 26

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Rakesh Kumar wins from the Sundernagar Assembly constituency in Himachal Pradesh, as per the Election Commission of India.

    As per the EC trends

    Congress- 38

    BJP- 26

    Independent -3

  • 11:33

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress Leads On 37 Seats

    In the Himachal election, the Congress is ahead by 37 seats. Himachal Pradesh has a custom of never electing an incumbent government to power after 1985.

    Congress- 37

    BJP- 27

    Independent -3

  • 11:20

    Himachal Election 2022: 'No Neck-To-Neck Fight': Pawan Khera

    "No neck-to-neck fight, We're heading towards an absolute majority & going to give a stable govt. No Operation Keechad will work & neither will we allow it," Congress leader Pawan Khera, as quoted by ANI, says.

    The counting of votes for 68 seats in the Himachal assembly election is underway.

  • 11:11

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress Takes Lead On 35 Seats In Himachal

    The counting of votes continues, according to EC trends, Congress leads in Himachal Election

    Congress- 35

    BJP- 30

    Independent -3

  • 10:58

    Himachal Election 2022: Neck-To-Neck Fight Between BJP And Congress

    BJP and Congress are leading on 32 seats each now as the neck-to-neck fight between the two parties continues in the state. The counting on 68 assembly seats is underway. 

  • 10:50

    Himachal Election 2022: Partywise Vote Share

    BJP is leading with a narrow margin in the vote share in Himachal at 43.7 per cent while the Congress is a close second with 42.9 per cent. The AAP has managed just 0.94 per cent.

  • 10:44

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress Takes Lead In Himachal

    Congress leading on 33 and BJP on 31 seats as counting continues in the state with the majority mark being 35.

  • 10:40

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Independent Candidates Take Lead

    Independent candidates KL Thakur and Hiteshwar Singh lead in Nalagarh and Banjar Assembly constituencies, respectively. The counting of votes continues.

  • 10:28

    Himachal Election Result 2022

    As per the Election Commission trends, BJP is leading in 33 seats so far

    BJP- 33

    Congress- 31

    Independent -4

  • 10:24

    Himachal Election Result 2022: Congress' Vikramaditya Singh Takes Lead From Shimla Rural

    Congress candidate from Shimla Rural and former CM late Virbhadra Singh's son, Vikramaditya Singh is leading with a total of 7233 votes. The counting of votes in 68 assembly seats continues.

  • 10:13

    Himachal Election Result 2022: It's BJP vs Congress

    As per the official trends around 10 am, BJP and Congress are on 31, while independent is on 4 seats.

  • 10:05

    Himachal Election 2022: CM Jairam Thakur Takes Lead From Seraj

    The counting for 68 assembly seats in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election is underway. The Chief Minister and BJP leader Jairam Thakur, is leading with 14,921 votes in his constituency Seraj.

  • 10:01

    Himachal Election Result 2022: 3 Independent Candidates Take Lead

    In Himachal Pradesh, three independent candidates are in the lead for three seats. Congress rebel Ashish Kumar leads from Hamirpur, while BJP rebels KL Thakur and Hoshiyar Singh lead from Nalagarh and Dehra, respectively.

  • 09:57

    Himachal Election 2022: Close Contest Between Congress And BJP

    As per the early trends in Himachal Pradesh, Congress leading from Dharamshala, Fatehpur, Kinnaur, Kullu, Kutlehar, Manali, Nagrota, Sarkaghat, Shillai, Shimla, Arki, Banjar.

    BJP leading from: Lahaul and Spiti, Seraj, Bharmour, Baijnath, Bhoranj, Chamba, Chintpurni, Darang, Dharampur, Jawali, Jubbal-Kotkhai, Mandi, Nachan, Palampur, Paonta Sahib, Sullah, Sundernagar.

  • 09:44

    Himachal Election 2022: BJP Leads On 28, Congress On 21 Seats, Counting Underway

    The counting for the 68 assembly seats in Himachal Pradesh continues, BJP leads on 28 seats, Congress on 21 and Independent candidates on 3 seats, as per the official trends.

  • 09:33

    Himachal Election Result 2022 Live News Updates: BJP Leads On 20, Congress On 13 Seats

    As per the latest EC official trends, BJP leads on 20 seats, Congress on 13 and Independent candidates on 2 seats, as counting for Himachal Election is underway.

  • 09:29

    Himachal Election Result 2022 Live News Updates

    Counting of votes underway for Himachal Pradesh Elections. Visuals from Government Degree College in Sanjauli in Shimla. BJP leading on 13 and Congress on 11, as per the latest trends

  • 09:25

    Himachal Election 2022: Fate Of BJP's Jai Ram Thakur, Congress' Agnihotri And Sukhu To Be Decided Today

    The Assembly results in Himachal Pradesh will determine the future of many senior leaders of both parties, as most exit poll surveys indicated a close contest between the ruling BJP and the opposition Congress.

  • 09:16

    Himachal Election Result 2022 Live News Updates: BJP Leads On 7 Seats, Congress On 3

    According to the latest official Election Commission trends, the ruling BJP leading on 7 seats while Congress is on 3, as the counting for Himachal Pradesh Elections continues.

    The counting of votes began at 8 am on Thursday. As many as 55,92,828 voters will elect their representatives today. 

  • 09:02

    Himachal Election Result Live Updates: Congress leads In 1 Seat

    As per Election Commission official trends, Congress is leading in one Assembly seat of 68 seats in Himachal Pradesh. The counting of votes began at 8 am today.

  • 08:58

    Himachal Election Result 2022: BJP And Congress In Close Contest

    As the counting of postal ballots concludes, BJP and Congress are in a close fight. The counting of votes through the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) gets underway.

  • 08:50

    Himachal Election Result 2022 Live News Updates: Visuals From Shimla

    As the counting of votes on 68 seats in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections is underway, visuals came from the government Girls' Sr Sec School in Shimla. 

  • 08:44

    Himachal Election Result 2022 Live News Updates: Legacy Of Virbhadra Singh Cannot Be Ignored

    Himachal Pradesh Congress chief Pratibha Virbhadra Singh has joined the race for the chief ministerial post. She said the family and legacy of Virbhadra Singh cannot be ignored.

  • 08:24

    Gujarat And Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2022

    The counting of votes for the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh began at 8 am on Thursday. In Gujarat, the counting started at 37 centres in 33 districts, while in Himachal, there are 68 counting halls in 59 locations across the state.

    Click Here To Follow Live Updates

  • 08:15

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022 Live News Updates: What Happened In 2017

    The counting of votes for the Assembly polls began on Thursday in Himachal Pradesh where the ruling BJP is hoping to retain power. In the 2017 assembly elections, the BJP won 44 seats and the Congress 21, with one seat going to CPI-M, and two to independent candidates.

  • 08:09

    Himachal Assembly Election Result 2022: Counting Of Votes Begins, Visuals From Shimla

    The counting of votes across 68 counting centres in 59 locations began today at 8 am. Visuals from a counting centre in Shimla.

  • 08:01

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022 Live News Updates: Counting Of Votes Begins

    The counting of votes for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 began at 8 am. The results will be announced later in the day.

  • 07:38

    Gujarat Election Result 2022

    BJP is seeking its seventh straight term in the coastal state where it has been ruling since 1995. In the 2017 Gujarat Assembly Election, the BJP  won 99 seats, while, the Congress won 77 seats. 

    Click Here To Follow LIVE Updates 

  • 07:34

    Himachal Assembly Election 2022: Congress Confident Of Getting Majority, BJP Eyes New Record

    The Congress is hoping that the party will form the government in the hill state with a full majority as the stage is set for counting votes for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly election. With exit poll predictions of a return of the BJP in Himachal Pradesh, the ruling party is hoping to set new records by changing the trend of not repeating government after five years.

  • 07:21

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results Live Updates

    Along with BJP, Congress and AAP, there are other parties like the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Communist Party of India (Marxist), Communist Party of India (CPI) and Rashtriya Devbhumi Party (RDP) are also in the fray. A total of 55,92,828 voters will elect their representatives today. 

  • 07:14

    Himachal Assembly Election 2022: BJP Hopes To Break Himachal Trend

    Himachal Pradesh has not returned any incumbent government to power after 1985, a trend the ruling BJP, powered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personalised campaign, hopes to break.

  • 07:06

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022 Live News Updates

    This year, there are 412 candidates were in the fray for Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election. Of the total, 388 candidates were males while there were 24 women candidates in the fray. A total of 55,92,828 voters will elect their representatives.

  • 06:58

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022 Live News Updates

    The Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election for 68 seats were held on November 12. The counting of votes will take place today along with Gujarat. The Congress and BJP are in a neck-and-neck battle in Himachal Pradesh, where APP’s entry can bring a new twist. 

  • 06:45

    Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022 Live News Updates: Counting To Begin At 8 AM

    Hello and welcome to Jagran English's live blog where you will find all the updates from the vote counting process. The counting of votes for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2022 will begin at 8 am. The results will be announced later in the day.