MLA from Attari


The current MLA of Attari vidhan sabha halka is Sardar Gulzar Singh Ranike, who belongs to SAD. Attari is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 20. It is located in Amritsar district, which is one of the total 22 districts in Punjab. It comes under the Amritsar lok sabha constituency. Here it may be noted that there are 13 lok sabha seats in Punjab. This assembly constituency is reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates. There are total 34 assembly seats in Punjab which are reserved for SC candidates and only a person belonging to SC category can contest elections from these reserved seats.

Voters in Attari - The total number of voters in Attari assembly seat is 171044. The election commission has established 191 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 121 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Amritsar district, check the following page:
Amritsar MLA List

Candidate from Attari 2017

The next assembly elections in Punjab will be held in February 2017. The political parties in Punjab have started declaring the candidates for these elections. We will update this page with the details of candidates from Attari belonging to all major political parties including Shiromani Akali Dal, AAP candiate, BJP and Congress candidates.


AAP Candidate from Attari : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Jaswinder Singh Jahangir for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate from Attari : Gulzar Singh Ranike will be the Shiromani Akali Dal candidate from this constituency. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent Tarsem Singh of Congress party. For a complete list of akali candidates, check this page - Shiromani Akali Dal Candidate List 2017
Attari Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Tarsem Singh as its MLA candidate from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from Congress ticket but lost to Gulzar Singh Ranike of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Sardar Gulzar Singh Ranike

Sardar Gulzar Singh Ranike is the MLA from Attari. He is associated with SAD. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the elections held in 2012. He won by a margin of 4980 votes. Tarsem Singh of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 14-01-1958 at Ranike, District Amritsar. Name of his father is Sardar Gurmukh Singh Ranike. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Gulzar Singh Ranike
Father's NameSardar Gurmukh Singh Ranike
Date of Birth14-01-1958
Place of BirthRanike, District Amritsar
Name of wifeSmt. Kanwaljit Kaur
AddressVill. Ranike, P.O. Rangarh, Teh. & Distt. Amritsar
Educational QualificationUnder Matric
Study AtAmritsar


For a complete list of MLA from Punjab, check the following page:
Punjab MLA List