India Assembly Elections 2022

Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2022: Asaddudin Owaisi's AIMIM loses badly in UP elections, gets  0.43% votes

According to the Election Commission website, the Asaddudin Owaisi-led party received about 0.43 percent of the total votes cast across the state's 403 assembly seats. 

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UP assembly poll results: CM Adityanath breaks two jinxes that scared many politicians for years

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who got around 1,50,000 votes from Gorakhpur (Urban) constituency, ran a high-decibel campaign and defied anti-incumbency predictions amid a devastating Covid…

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2022 Punjab election results: Who is Ajit Pal Singh Kohli, the man who trumped ex-CM?

Congress chief minister Amarinder Singh was trumped by AAP’s Ajit Pal Singh Kohli by nearly 20,000 votes.

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India state election results: BJP wins, but watch rise of AAP outside Delhi

For the first time in Punjab's history, a non-Shriromani Akali Dal, non-Congress government will be in power.

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Yogi Adityanath: The monk who would be Uttar Pradesh’s CM again

Born Ajay Singh Bisht in Pauri Garhwal’s Panchur (now Uttarakhand), on June 5, 1972, Adityanath left home in 1990 to join the campaign to build the Ram temple in Ayodhya. He also became a disciple…

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Manipur Election Results 2022: CM N Biren Singh wins in Heingang, NDA ahead in state

Bharatiya Janata Party is inching towards the majority mark with the incumbent party leading on 20 Assembly seats, the Election Commission data showed on Thursday afternoon.

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Punjab Election Results 2022: Even before ECI formal announcement, AAP celebrates a 'revolutionary' win

Election Commission data shows that the Aam Aadmi Party is leading in 92 seats out of 117 in the Punjab Assembly as of 4 PM. This is followed by Congress with 17 seats and Shiromani Akali Dal with…

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Parkash Singh Badal, Charanjit Channi, Navjot Sidhu, Amarinder Singh and Majithia lose election

PPCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu and senior SAD leader Bikram Majithia were defeated by AAP's Jeevan Jot Kaur in Amritsar East. 

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India Assembly election results 2022: How to check the list of winners? Date, time and where to watch

The Election Commission of India (ECI) will declare the much-awaited result of assembly polls in five states — Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa on Thursday.

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India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - BJP likely to retain power in Uttar Pradesh

Driven by the Modi wave, the BJP had stormed to power in UP after 14 years, securing a three-fourths majority and demolishing rivals Samajwadi Party-Congress coalition and Mayawati-led Bahujan…

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India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - AAP likely to form government in Punjab; Congress pips BJP in Goa

Of the five states that went to the polls, Goa and Uttarakhand voted in a single phase on February 14.

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Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: Voting underway in 54 seats across 9 districts

This Assembly election in India’s most populous state is being closely watched as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s eight years in office.

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India Assembly Elections 2022: Over 63% polling in Punjab till 5 pm, more than 60% in UP

In the 2017 assembly polls, the turnout was 77.4 per cent in Punjab and the figure for the 59 seats in that year in Uttar Pradesh was 62.21 per cent.

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India Assembly Elections 2022: ECI restores maximum number of star campaigners

The maximum number of star campaigners for unrecognised political parties was reduced from 20 to 15. 

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UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022: Polling underway in two Indian states; 55 seats in UP, 40 in Goa up for grabs

In UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022, several candidates are in the fray. It is the second phase of the Assembly elections in UP and is being held in nine districts. In Goa, the elections are being held…

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India Assembly Elections 2022

Wion

India is holding bellwether elections in the legislative assemblies of five major states :  Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Punjab, Manipur and Uttarakhand. 

690 assembly constituencies will go to polls that will be held in 7 phases in February and March, 2022. 

 

Keenly watched are the biggest state of Uttar Pradesh, where the ruling BJP is trying to hold on to power. Main parties in the fray include Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress. In the other major state of Punjab, opposition parties are trying to oust the Congress government. Those in the contest include BJP, Aam Admi Party and Shiromani Akali Dal. 

 

Around 184 million voters, including 85.5 million women, are expected to cast ballots in this mammoth exercise. Out of these, 2.49 million are first-time voters. 

Elections would be held for 403 assembly seats in UP, 117 in Punjab, 70 in Uttarakhand, 60 in Manipur and 40 in Goa. 

In this page, WION will keep you updated with the major political developments and campaigns related to the election. We will bring you profiles of candidate and constituencies, and interviews of key political leaders. We will be there on polling days, and cover opinion polls and the verdicts. Watch this space for more. 

Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2022: BJP MLA S K Sharma sets 2.14 lakh win margin record

Sharma received 3.22 lakh votes (or 67.03 percent) of the total votes cast, defeating his nearest challenger Amarpal Sharma of the Samajwadi Party, who received 1.08 lakh votes.

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Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2022: Asaddudin Owaisi's AIMIM loses badly in UP elections, gets  0.43% votes

According to the Election Commission website, the Asaddudin Owaisi-led party received about 0.43 percent of the total votes cast across the state's 403 assembly seats. 

Read Article

UP assembly poll results: CM Adityanath breaks two jinxes that scared many politicians for years

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who got around 1,50,000 votes from Gorakhpur (Urban) constituency, ran a high-decibel campaign and defied anti-incumbency predictions amid a devastating Covid…

Read Article

2022 Punjab election results: Who is Ajit Pal Singh Kohli, the man who trumped ex-CM?

Congress chief minister Amarinder Singh was trumped by AAP’s Ajit Pal Singh Kohli by nearly 20,000 votes.

Read Article

India state election results: BJP wins, but watch rise of AAP outside Delhi

For the first time in Punjab's history, a non-Shriromani Akali Dal, non-Congress government will be in power.

Read Article

Yogi Adityanath: The monk who would be Uttar Pradesh’s CM again

Born Ajay Singh Bisht in Pauri Garhwal’s Panchur (now Uttarakhand), on June 5, 1972, Adityanath left home in 1990 to join the campaign to build the Ram temple in Ayodhya. He also became a disciple…

Read Article

Manipur Election Results 2022: CM N Biren Singh wins in Heingang, NDA ahead in state

Bharatiya Janata Party is inching towards the majority mark with the incumbent party leading on 20 Assembly seats, the Election Commission data showed on Thursday afternoon.

Read Article

Punjab Election Results 2022: Even before ECI formal announcement, AAP celebrates a 'revolutionary' win

Election Commission data shows that the Aam Aadmi Party is leading in 92 seats out of 117 in the Punjab Assembly as of 4 PM. This is followed by Congress with 17 seats and Shiromani Akali Dal with…

Read Article

Parkash Singh Badal, Charanjit Channi, Navjot Sidhu, Amarinder Singh and Majithia lose election

PPCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu and senior SAD leader Bikram Majithia were defeated by AAP's Jeevan Jot Kaur in Amritsar East. 

Read Article

India Assembly election results 2022: How to check the list of winners? Date, time and where to watch

The Election Commission of India (ECI) will declare the much-awaited result of assembly polls in five states — Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa on Thursday.

Read Article

India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - BJP likely to retain power in Uttar Pradesh

Driven by the Modi wave, the BJP had stormed to power in UP after 14 years, securing a three-fourths majority and demolishing rivals Samajwadi Party-Congress coalition and Mayawati-led Bahujan…

Read Article

India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - AAP likely to form government in Punjab; Congress pips BJP in Goa

Of the five states that went to the polls, Goa and Uttarakhand voted in a single phase on February 14.

Read Article

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: Voting underway in 54 seats across 9 districts

This Assembly election in India’s most populous state is being closely watched as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s eight years in office.

Read Article

India Assembly Elections 2022: Over 63% polling in Punjab till 5 pm, more than 60% in UP

In the 2017 assembly polls, the turnout was 77.4 per cent in Punjab and the figure for the 59 seats in that year in Uttar Pradesh was 62.21 per cent.

Read Article

India Assembly Elections 2022: ECI restores maximum number of star campaigners

The maximum number of star campaigners for unrecognised political parties was reduced from 20 to 15. 

Read Article

UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022: Polling underway in two Indian states; 55 seats in UP, 40 in Goa up for grabs

In UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022, several candidates are in the fray. It is the second phase of the Assembly elections in UP and is being held in nine districts. In Goa, the elections are being held…

Read Article

Watch: Bedridden Indian man goes to vote in 'ICU ward' attached to tractor trolly

The trolly was equipped with necessary medical facilities to enable him to reach the voting centre.

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Polling underway in first phase of crucial state elections in India's Uttar Pradesh

India's Election Commission had confined the first phase of canvassing to the virtual medium, with ban on roadshows and rallies due to the coronavirus surge in the country.

Read Article

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022: All you need to know about phase-I voting

The most populous state will witness a four-way battle between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), against Samajwadi Party (SP), the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), and the Congress party

Read Article

Goa Assembly polls 2022: PM Modi to address virtual rally across 20 locations in Panaji

To elicit public opinion for drafting its manifesto for the upcoming Assembly polls, BJP Goa has sent Sankalp Peti across all the places to receive valuable suggestions from the people.

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Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2022: BJP MLA S K Sharma sets 2.14 lakh win margin record

Sharma received 3.22 lakh votes (or 67.03 percent) of the total votes cast, defeating his nearest challenger Amarpal Sharma of the Samajwadi Party, who received 1.08 lakh votes.

Read Article

Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2022: Asaddudin Owaisi's AIMIM loses badly in UP elections, gets  0.43% votes

According to the Election Commission website, the Asaddudin Owaisi-led party received about 0.43 percent of the total votes cast across the state's 403 assembly seats. 

Read Article

UP assembly poll results: CM Adityanath breaks two jinxes that scared many politicians for years

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who got around 1,50,000 votes from Gorakhpur (Urban) constituency, ran a high-decibel campaign and defied anti-incumbency predictions amid a devastating Covid…

Read Article

2022 Punjab election results: Who is Ajit Pal Singh Kohli, the man who trumped ex-CM?

Congress chief minister Amarinder Singh was trumped by AAP’s Ajit Pal Singh Kohli by nearly 20,000 votes.

Read Article

India state election results: BJP wins, but watch rise of AAP outside Delhi

For the first time in Punjab's history, a non-Shriromani Akali Dal, non-Congress government will be in power.

Read Article

Yogi Adityanath: The monk who would be Uttar Pradesh’s CM again

Born Ajay Singh Bisht in Pauri Garhwal’s Panchur (now Uttarakhand), on June 5, 1972, Adityanath left home in 1990 to join the campaign to build the Ram temple in Ayodhya. He also became a disciple…

Read Article

Manipur Election Results 2022: CM N Biren Singh wins in Heingang, NDA ahead in state

Bharatiya Janata Party is inching towards the majority mark with the incumbent party leading on 20 Assembly seats, the Election Commission data showed on Thursday afternoon.

Read Article

Punjab Election Results 2022: Even before ECI formal announcement, AAP celebrates a 'revolutionary' win

Election Commission data shows that the Aam Aadmi Party is leading in 92 seats out of 117 in the Punjab Assembly as of 4 PM. This is followed by Congress with 17 seats and Shiromani Akali Dal with…

Read Article

Parkash Singh Badal, Charanjit Channi, Navjot Sidhu, Amarinder Singh and Majithia lose election

PPCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu and senior SAD leader Bikram Majithia were defeated by AAP's Jeevan Jot Kaur in Amritsar East. 

Read Article

India Assembly election results 2022: How to check the list of winners? Date, time and where to watch

The Election Commission of India (ECI) will declare the much-awaited result of assembly polls in five states — Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa on Thursday.

Read Article

India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - BJP likely to retain power in Uttar Pradesh

Driven by the Modi wave, the BJP had stormed to power in UP after 14 years, securing a three-fourths majority and demolishing rivals Samajwadi Party-Congress coalition and Mayawati-led Bahujan…

Read Article

India Assembly elections 2022: Exit poll - AAP likely to form government in Punjab; Congress pips BJP in Goa

Of the five states that went to the polls, Goa and Uttarakhand voted in a single phase on February 14.

Read Article

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: Voting underway in 54 seats across 9 districts

This Assembly election in India’s most populous state is being closely watched as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s eight years in office.

Read Article

India Assembly Elections 2022: Over 63% polling in Punjab till 5 pm, more than 60% in UP

In the 2017 assembly polls, the turnout was 77.4 per cent in Punjab and the figure for the 59 seats in that year in Uttar Pradesh was 62.21 per cent.

Read Article

India Assembly Elections 2022: ECI restores maximum number of star campaigners

The maximum number of star campaigners for unrecognised political parties was reduced from 20 to 15. 

Read Article

UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022: Polling underway in two Indian states; 55 seats in UP, 40 in Goa up for grabs

In UP, Goa Assembly Polls 2022, several candidates are in the fray. It is the second phase of the Assembly elections in UP and is being held in nine districts. In Goa, the elections are being held…

Read Article

Watch: Bedridden Indian man goes to vote in 'ICU ward' attached to tractor trolly

The trolly was equipped with necessary medical facilities to enable him to reach the voting centre.

Read Article

Polling underway in first phase of crucial state elections in India's Uttar Pradesh

India's Election Commission had confined the first phase of canvassing to the virtual medium, with ban on roadshows and rallies due to the coronavirus surge in the country.

Read Article

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2022: All you need to know about phase-I voting

The most populous state will witness a four-way battle between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), against Samajwadi Party (SP), the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), and the Congress party

Read Article

Goa Assembly polls 2022: PM Modi to address virtual rally across 20 locations in Panaji

To elicit public opinion for drafting its manifesto for the upcoming Assembly polls, BJP Goa has sent Sankalp Peti across all the places to receive valuable suggestions from the people.

Read Article