Indra Hang Subba leading as counting continues
Indra Hang Subba of the Sikkim Krantikari Morcha was Leading against his nearest rival Dek Bahadur Katwal of Sikkim Democratic Front by 455 votes in the lone Lok Sabha seat in Sikkim, officials said. If this trends continues then SKM's Indra hang Subba will be able to de throne the ruling party.
However, the counting is still underway while the official results will be announced in few hours.
An estimated 74 per cent of the voters in Sikkim have exercised their franchise to elect members of the state Legislative Assembly as well as the lone Lok Sabha MP from the state, an official said.
The Sikkim constituency in Lok Sabha has also been represented by SDF since 1996 with Member of Parliament Prem Das Rai representing Sikkim for two straight terms, since 2009.