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Yashpal Arya is an Indian National Congress leader and member of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly in India. He was elected from Mukteshwar constituency in the Uttarakhand state assembly elections, 2007.
He has been the President of Congress Party's Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee (Uttarakhand PCC). He was elected from Bajpur assembly constituency in 2012 and was being thought to be the frontrunner for the chief ministerial candidature until the congress high command made Vijay Bahuguna , son of former Uttar Pradesh CM late Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna swear into the post.