Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee

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Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee
PresidentPritam Singh
Headquarters21 Rajpur Road, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand
Youth wingUttarakhand Youth Congress
Women's wingUttarakhand Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee
Ideology
AllianceUnited Progressive Alliance
Seats in Lok Sabha
0 / 5
Seats in Rajya Sabha
2 / 3
Seats in Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly
11 / 70
Election symbol
Hand INC.svg

Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee (or Uttarakhand PCC) is the Pradesh Congress Committee (state wing) of the Indian National Congress (INC), serving in the state of Uttarakhand.[1]

Incumbent president of the Uttarakhand PCC is Pritam Singh.

Leadership[edit]

S.No. Name Term Ref.
1 Harish Rawat HarishRawat.jpg 9 November 2000 2007
2 Yashpal Arya 2007 12 June 2014 [2]
3 Kishore Upadhyaya 13 June 2014 3 May 2017 [3]
4 Pritam Singh 4 May 2017 Incumbent [4]

List of Chief Ministers[edit]

S.No. Name
Constituency
Term[5] Assembly
(Election)
1 Narayan Datt Tiwari
(Ramnagar)
Shri Narayan Dutt Tiwari.jpg 2 March 2002 7 March 2007 5 years, 5 days 1st Vidhan Sabha
(2002 election)
2 Vijay Bahuguna
(Sitarganj)
13 March 2012 31 January 2014 1 year, 324 days 3rd Vidhan Sabha
(2012 election)
3 Harish Rawat
(Dharchula)
HarishRawat.jpg 1 February 2014 27 March 2016 2 years, 55 days
21 April 2016 22 April 2016 1 day
11 May 2016 18 March 2017 311 days
(total 3 years and 2 days)

Electoral performance[edit]

Year Legislature Party leader Votes polled Seats won Change in seats Outcome
2002 1st Vidhan Sabha Harish Rawat 769,991
36 / 70
Increase 36 Government
2004 14th Lok Sabha Narayan Datt Tiwari 1,024,062
1 / 5
Increase 1 Government with UPA
2007 2nd Vidhan Sabha Yashpal Arya 1,116,511
21 / 70
Decrease 15 Opposition
2009 15th Lok Sabha Yashpal Arya 1,354,468
5 / 5
Increase 4 Government with UPA
2012 3rd Vidhan Sabha Yashpal Arya 1,436,042
32 / 70
Increase 11 Government with PDF
2014 16th Lok Sabha Harish Rawat 1,494,440
0 / 5
Decrease 5 Opposition
2017 4th Vidhan Sabha Harish Rawat 1,665,664
11 / 70
Decrease 21
2019 17th Lok Sabha Pritam Singh 1,520,767
0 / 5
Steady
2022 5th Vidhan Sabha TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD
2024 18th Lok Sabha

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Congress in States Archived 3 February 2013 at the Wayback Machine All India Congress Committee website.
  2. ^ Chandramohan, C. K. (11 March 2012). "Uttarakhand suffers due to leadership deficit". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 17 August 2020.
  3. ^ "Kishore Upadhyaya is new president of Uttarakhand Congress". Hindustan Times. 13 June 2014. Retrieved 17 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Pritam Singh appointed as new Uttarakhand Congress chief". Economic Times. 4 May 2017. Retrieved 17 August 2020.
  5. ^ Former Chief Ministers of Uttarakhand. Government of Uttarakhand. Retrieved 21 August 2013.

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