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Chandra Arya

Chandrakanth "Chandra" Arya MP (born c. 1963) is a Canadian Liberal politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Nepean in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.[1][2][3]

Chandra Arya

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Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Nepean
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded byDistrict created
Personal details
Political partyLiberal

Electoral recordEdit

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Chandra Arya 34,017 52.43 +25.32
Conservative Andy Wang 23,442 36.16 -14.86
New Democratic Sean Devine 5,324 8.16 -9.67
Green Jean-Luc Roger Cooke 1,518 2.34 -1.69
Independent Jesus Cosico 416 0.64
Independent Hubert Mamba 69 0.11
Independent Harry Splett 66 0.1
Marxist–Leninist Tony Seed 41 0.06
Total valid votes/Expense limit 64,888 100.0     $217,170.11
Total rejected ballots
Turnout 65,150 78.5%
Eligible voters 82,976
Liberal notional gain from Conservative Swing +20.9
Source: Elections Canada[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://ottawacitizen.com/news/politics/nepean-race-a-nail-biter-to-the-finish
  2. ^ http://www.ottawasun.com/2015/09/22/nepean-how-much-experience-does-an-mp-need
  3. ^ "19 Indian-Canadians elected to Canadian parliament". The Economic Times. 20 October 2015. Retrieved 20 October 2015.
  4. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Nepean, 30 September 2015
  5. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived August 15, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.

http://enr.elections.ca/ElectoralDistricts.aspx?lang=e

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