Batala constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 7. Shri Ashwani Sekhri, who belongs to INC, is the current MLA of Batala. It is located in Gurdaspur district of Punjab and comes under the Gurdaspur lok sabha seat. Here it may be noted that there are total thirteen lok sabha seats and twenty two districts in Punjab.
For a list of other MLAs from Gurdaspur district, check the following page:
Gurdaspur MLA List
Batala Election Result 2017The polling for the current elections is over and a large number of people turned up to cast their vote and used their right to elect the representatives from their area. Now everybody has a question in his mind - Who will win from Batala? To know the answer we have to wait for the counting of votes which will be done on 11th March and the results will be announced on the same day. Let's see who will be the new MLA from this seat. For the state wide election results and list of MLAs, you can check the page Punjab Election 2017 Results.
Voting Percentage in Batala: The total number of votes cast in this constituency during the 2017 elections is 122680 and the voting percentage is recorded at 70.01%, which is less than the state average of 77.4%.
Voters in Batala - The total number of voters in Batala assembly seat is 175225. The election commission has established 190 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 107 different locations across this assembly segment.
Batala CandidatesThe next assembly elections in Punjab will be held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Batala belonging to all major political parties including Shiromani Akali Dal, AAP, BJP and Congress candidates. Some details about these candidates like age, education and contact number is also given here.
AAP Candidate : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Gurpreet Singh Waraich 'Ghuggi for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate : Lakhbir Singh Lodhinangal is the Shiromani Akali Dal (S.A.D) candidate from this constituency. He is 66 years old and his educational qualification is Matric pseb 1966. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9646877777. In the previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from akali dal ticket but lost to Ashwani Sekhri of Congress party. For a complete list of akali candidates, check this page - Shiromani Akali Dal Candidate List 2017
Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Ashwani Sekhri as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Ashwani Sekhri are as follows: Age - 57 years, Education - B.A.,L.L.B. For a phone call, his contact number is 9876607200. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent Lakhbir Singh Lodhinangal of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.
MLA of Batala - Shri Ashwani SekhriShri Ashwani Sekhri is the current MLA from Batala. He is associated with INC. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the previous assembly elections by winning with a margin of 18885 votes. Lakhbir Singh Lodhinangal of SAD was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 26-03-1959 at Amritsar, District Amritsar. Name of his father is Shri Vishwa Mitter Sekhri. The following table shows some more information about him:
|Shri Ashwani Sekhri|
|Father's Name||Shri Vishwa Mitter Sekhri|
|Date of Birth||26-03-1959|
|Place of Birth||Amritsar, District Amritsar|
|Name of wife||Smt. Anuja Sekhri|
|Address||H.No.20,Sekhri House, Outside Pahari Gate, Batala|
|Educational Qualification||B.A. (Hons.), L.L.B.|
|Study At||Batala & Chandigarh|
For a complete list of MLA from Punjab, check the following page:
Punjab MLA List