Chandigarh, October 24: Sitting MLA Kamal Gupta of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won the Hisar Vidhan Sabha constituency. Gupta defeated his nearest rival Congress candidate Ram Niwas Rara by a margin 15,832 votes. The BJP candidate received 49,675 votes, while Rara got 33,843 votes. Jannayak Janata Party candidate Jitender Sheoran came at third spot. The counting of votes began on October 24 at 8 am.
The Hisar Vidhan Sabha constituency falls in the Hisar district of Haryana. Voting in Hisar for the Haryana Assembly Elections 2019 took place on October 21. The Election Commission of India (ECI) on September 21 announced the election schedule for Haryana. There were 1.82 crore registered voters in the state. Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: Full List of Constituencies With Current MLA Names and How BJP, Congress, INLD Performed in 2014.
Polling for the 90-member Haryana assembly was held along with assembly elections in Maharashtra. According to the schedule of Haryana polls announced by the Election Commission, nomination papers were filed till October 4. Nomination papers were scrutinised on October 5. The last date of withdrawal of candidature was October 7. Assembly Elections 2019 Dates: Maharashtra & Haryana Go to Polls in Single-Phase on October 21, Results on October 24.
The main competition in Haryana was between the ruling BJP and the Congress. However, the newly formed JPP managed to dent vote share of both the parties. Haryana Legislative Assembly comprises of 90 seats out of which 17 seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC) and none for Scheduled Tribes (ST). In the 2014 polls in the state, the BJP had won with a thumping majority and had scripted history in the state. The BJP had won 47 seats, while the Congress managed to win only 15 seats.
|PRAMOD BAGRI (VALMIKI)||INLD||824|
|DR. KAMAL GUPTA||BJP||49675|
|RAM NIWAS RARA||INC||33843|
|DR. BHOOP SINGH||IND||209|
|GOURAV NASHA||Peoples Party of India (Democratic)||NA|
|JITENDER SHEORAN MANAV||Jannayak Janta Party||NA|
|NAND KISHOR CHAWLA||Sarva Jan Smaj Party (Nand Kishore Chawla)||NA|
|SHOBHA NEHRU||Bhartiya Kisan Party||NA|
|SANDEEP SAINI FARMANA||Jai Maha Bharath Party||NA|
|SACHIN GROVER||Loktanter Suraksha Party||NA|