MLA of Dirba - Harpal Singh Cheema


Dirba constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 100. Harpal Singh Cheema, who belongs to AAP, has won the last assembly elections and is the current MLA of Dirba. He won the last assembly elections held in 2017 by defeating its nearest opponent Ajaib Singh Ratol of Congress with a margin of 1645 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 Sangrur district, check the following page:
Sangrur MLA List
This constituency is located in Sangrur district of Punjab and comes under the Sangrur 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 Dirba constituency

As per the voter list for 2017 assembly elections, the total number of voters in Dirba constituency is 172684. During these elctions, the election commission established 185 polling stations, situated at 123 different locations across this assembly segment.

During the 2017 elections, the total number of votes cast in this constituency was 145422 and the voting percentage was recorded at 84.21%, which was higher than the state average of 77.4%.

Dirba Candidates

The last assembly elections in Punjab were held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Dirba 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 Harpal Singh Cheema for the coming assembly elections. His age is 42 years and level of education is B.A., LL.B. The contact number of Harpal Singh Cheema is 9814915357. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate : Gulzar Singh is the Shiromani Akali Dal (S.A.D) candidate from this constituency. He is 36 years old and his educational qualification is B.A., B.P.E.D.. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9463580000. In the previous assembly elections, Balbir Singh Ghunas of akali dal was elected as MLA from this seat, but party has not given him ticket from this constituency for the 2017 vidhan sabha 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 Ajaib Singh Ratol as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Ajaib Singh Ratol are as follows: Age - 62 years, Education - 10th, Certificate of Physical Edu.. For a phone call, his contact number is 9876398785. In previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from Congress ticket but lost to Balbir Singh Ghunas of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Dirba MLA 2012

In 2012 elections, Sardar Balbir Singh Ghunas became MLA from Dirba and He is associated with SAD. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the previous assembly elections by winning with a margin of 6874 votes. Ajaib Singh Ratol of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 17-05-1957 at Jharon, District Sangrur. Name of his father is Sardar Ghula Singh Urf Nahar Singh. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Balbir Singh Ghunas
Father's NameSardar Ghula Singh Urf Nahar Singh
Date of Birth17-05-1957
Place of BirthJharon, District Sangrur
Name of wifeSmt. Baljit Kaur
AddressVPO Ghunas via Tapa Mandi, Distt. Barnala
Educational QualificationPrimary
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