MLA of Dina Nagar - Aruna Chaudhary


Dina Nagar constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 5. Aruna Chaudhary, who belongs to Congress, has won the last assembly elections and is the current MLA of Dina Nagar. She won the last assembly elections held in 2017 by defeating its nearest opponent B.D. Dhupal of BJP with a margin of 31917 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 Gurdaspur district, check the following page:
Gurdaspur MLA List
This constituency 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. 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 Dina Nagar constituency

As per the voter list for 2017 assembly elections, the total number of voters in Dina Nagar constituency is 176540. During these elctions, the election commission established 201 polling stations, situated at 151 different locations across this assembly segment.

During the 2017 elections, the total number of votes cast in this constituency was 129809 and the voting percentage was recorded at 73.53%, which was less than the state average of 77.4%.

Dina Nagar Candidates

The last assembly elections in Punjab were held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Dina Nagar 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 Joginder Chinna for the coming assembly elections. His age is 58 years and level of education is Matric, Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology. The contact number of Joginder Chinna is 9815197919. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
BJP Candidate : BJP is having an alliance with Akali Dal and has nominated B.D. Dhupal as its MLA candidate from this constituency. He is 69 years old and his educational qualification is M.A Economics. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9855614983. He was the BJP candidate from this assembly seat in previous elections also, but lost to Aruna Chaudhary of Congress party. For the complete list of BJP candidates, check this page BJP Candidate List 2017 Punjab.
Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Aruna Chaudhary as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Aruna Chaudhary are as follows: Age - 60 years, Education - Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Education. For a phone call, his contact number is 9914800007, 9814072678. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent B.D. Dhupal of BJP party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Dina Nagar MLA 2012

In 2012 elections, Shrimati Aruna Chaudhri became MLA from Dina Nagar and She is associated with INC. She was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the previous assembly elections by winning with a margin of 12352 votes. B.D. Dhupal of BJP was the trailing candidate.
She was born on 16-04-1957 at Amritsar, District Amritsar. Name of her father is . The following table shows some more information about her:

Shrimati Aruna Chaudhri
Father's Name
Date of Birth16-04-1957
Place of BirthAmritsar, District Amritsar
Name of husbandChaudhri Ashok Kumar
AddressVPO Awakhan, Tehsil Gurdaspur
Educational QualificationB.A., B.Ed.
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Punjab MLA List