(Maxime Bernier/Facebook)

People’s Party of Canada leader Maxime Bernier has lost his seat in Beauce, Quebec.

The leader of the newly formed party received 28.7% of the vote in his riding, losing the MP seat to Conservative party candidate Richard Lehoux.

No other candidate from the People’s Party is projected to win a seat in the House of Commons either.

Maxime Bernier formed the PPC when he lost Conservative party leadership to Andrew Scheer in 2017.

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