MLA of Chamkaur Sahib - Charanjit Singh Channi


Chamkaur Sahib constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 51. Charanjit Singh Channi, who belongs to Congress, has won the last assembly elections and is the current MLA of Chamkaur Sahib. He won the last assembly elections held in 2017 by defeating its nearest opponent Dr. Charanjit Singh of AAP with a margin of 12308 votes.

For the latest assembly elections, the voting was held on 4th Feb 2017 and the results were declared on 11 Mar 2017. Soon we will update this page with more details of new MLA elected in 2017. For a list of other MLAs from Ropar district, check the following page:
Ropar MLA List
This constituency is located in Ropar district of Punjab and comes under the Anandpur Sahib lok sabha seat. Here it may be noted that there are total thirteen lok sabha seats and twenty two districts 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 Chamkaur Sahib constituency

As per the voter list for 2017 assembly elections, the total number of voters in Chamkaur Sahib constituency is 185551. During these elctions, the election commission established 205 polling stations, situated at 163 different locations across this assembly segment.

During the 2017 elections, the total number of votes cast in this constituency was 145189 and the voting percentage was recorded at 78.25%, which was higher than the state average of 77.4%.

Chamkaur Sahib Candidates

The last assembly elections in Punjab were held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Chamkaur Sahib 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 Dr. Charanjit Singh for the coming assembly elections. His age is 55 years and level of education is MS OPTHALMOLOGY (EYE). The contact number of Dr. Charanjit Singh is 9815360112. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate : Nirmal Singh is the Shiromani Akali Dal (S.A.D) candidate from this constituency. In the previous assembly elections, Jagmit Kaur Sandhu was the akali candidate from this assembly seat, but party has not fielded him from this seat for the coming elections. 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 Charanjit Singh Channi as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Charanjit Singh Channi are as follows: Age - 53 years, Education - B.A., LL.B., M.B.A.. For a phone call, his contact number is 9814460054. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent Jagmit Kaur Sandhu of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Chamkaur Sahib MLA 2012

In 2012 elections, Sardar Charanjit Singh Channi became MLA from Chamkaur Sahib and 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 3659 votes. Jagmit Kaur Sandhu of SAD was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 15-03-1963 at Bhajauli, Tehsil Kharar, District S.A.S. Nagar. Name of his father is Sardar Harsa Singh. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Charanjit Singh Channi
Father's NameSardar Harsa Singh
Date of Birth15-03-1963
Place of BirthBhajauli, Tehsil Kharar, District S.A.S. Nagar
Name of wifeDr. (Smt.) Kamaljit Kaur
AddressHouse No.1661, Gurudwara Akali Daftar Road, Kharar
Educational QualificationB.A, L.L.B.
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