#ByPolls2019: Sikkim CM Golay Wins From Poklok-Kaamrang, BJP Records Maiden Victory In State From Rumtek Seat

#ByPolls2019: Sikkim CM Golay Wins From Poklok-Kaamrang, BJP Records Maiden Victory In State From Rumtek SeatPS Golay (via Twitter)

Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang alias P S Golay has won the Poklok-Kaamrang constituency on Thursday (24 October) in the Assembly by-poll vote count in the Himalayan state.

Golay, also the ruling Sikkim Krantikari Morcha's candidate, swept to victory with a huge margin while the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Sonam Tshering Venchungpa won from the Martam-Rumtek seat.

The result of the Gangtok constituency was yet to be declared.

In the 32-member Sikkim Assembly, the ruling SKM now has 18 legislators, followed by BJP (10) and SDF (1). Three seats are vacant.