Uttarakhand election results: The BJP sweep in 3 maps
Three pockets where the BJP registered some its sizeable gains in the Uttarakhand elections
In Uttarakhand, the neck-and-neck assembly from 2012 is giving way to a thumping Bharatiya Janata Party majority in 2017. At 1.45 pm, BJP candidates had won or were leading in 56 of the 70 seats. That’s a gain of 25 seats over 2012 for the party. Here are three pockets where the BJP registered some of those sizeable gains.