Goa Assembly Elections 2022 Results Highlights: The BJP has emerged as the single largest party with 20 assembly seats. Congress registered a win in 9 assembly seats and is leading on 2 seats. The Aam Aadmi Party managed to bag 2 seats.
The incumbent Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, who was earlier trailing, won his Sanquelim Assembly seat with a small margin of 600 votes, defeating Congress Dharmesh Saglani. Sawant, on Thursday, said the party will take support from Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and independent candidates to form the government.
Meanwhile, Congress registered a win in 9 assembly seats and is leading on 2 seats. The Aam Aadmi Party managed to bag 2 seats, while Mamata Bnaerjee-led TMC displayed a flop show with no seats in hand.
Many prominent Congress turncoats contested on BJP tickets while some BJP leaders fought as independent candidates.
A voter turnout of nearly 79% was recorded in Goa on February 14, as single-phase polling for all 40 Assembly seats in the state came to an end. Turnout was highest for Sanquelim, from where CM and BJP leader Pramod Sawant is one of the candidates; 89.64% polling took place here. In 2017, the state witnessed a turnout of 81.21%.
Goa Result Status
Status Known For 40 out of 40 Constituencies
|O.S.N.||Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes|
|1||CARLOS ALVARES FERREIRA||Indian National Congress||9074||246||9320||41.43|
|2||GLENN JOHN VIJAY AMBROSE E SOUZA TICLO||Bharatiya Janata Party||7286||211||7497||33.33|
|3||KIRAN KANDOLKAR||All India Trinamool Congress||3601||46||3647||16.21|
|4||GOVIND GOVENKAR||Shiv Sena||342||8||350||1.56|
|5||MAHESH SATELKAR||Aam Aadmi Party||1267||39||1306||5.81|
|7||NOTA||None of the Above||248||12||260||1.16|