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Uttarakhand's Tehri Garhwal is one of the 5 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state.
According to the data from last census, 19,23,454 people stay in Tehri Garhwal. Out of them, 17.15% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 19,23,454 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 38.07% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 61.93% people.
Out of the total 13,52,845 voters, there are 7,12,039 male voters while 6,40,806 voters are females.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah defeated INC's Saket Bahuguna by a huge margin of 192,503 votes.
A total of 57% voters cast their vote in these elections.
The result of Tehri Garhwal is out, as MALA RAJYA LAXMI SHAH of Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the winner in a completely one-sided battle against PRITAM SINGH (Indian National Congress). The former garnered 565333 votes and won by a whopping margin of 300,586 votes.
Bharatiya Janata Party fielded Mala Rajya Laxmi Shah while the Indian National Congress gave a ticket to Pritam Singh. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Satyapal.