Sikkim Assembly elections 2014: SDF to retain power for fifth term in a row
Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) led by incumbent Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling has emerged as the single largest party by winning 22 seats out of total 32 in the 2014 assembly elections of Sikkim. The newly established party Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) led by Prem Singh Tamang won 10 assembly seats and will sit in opposition.
The SDF which came into being in 1993 has been in power in Sikkim since 1994. This will be party’s fifth consecutive term in power.