SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh is all set to go to polls in a single-phase on November 9, 2017. The counting of votes will take place on December 18, 2017. The hill state has 68 constituencies.
The Rampur Vidhan Sabha constituency, located in Shimla district, is one of the 68 constituencies of the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha. The seat is reserved for scheduled caste candidates. In 2012 assembly polls, the number of electors was 66819.
The constituency will have 149 polling stations.
Himachal elections 2017: Candidates contesting from Rampur
1. Nand Lal
Party: Indian National Congress
2. Prem Singh Daraik
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party
3. Suresh Singh Saini
Party: Bahujan Samaj Party
4. Vivek Kashyap
Party: Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Symbol: Hammer, Sickle and Star
In 2012, Indian National Congress candidate Nand Lal won the seat with 27925 votes.
The term of the 68-member Himachal Pradesh Assembly comes to an end on January 7, 2018.