Garhshankar Constituency


Garhshankar constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 45. Sardar Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan, who belongs to SAD, is the current MLA of Garhshankar. It is located in Hoshiarpur 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.

For a list of other MLAs from Hoshiarpur district, check the following page:
Hoshiarpur MLA List

Garhshankar Election Result 2017

The 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 Garhshankar? 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 Garhshankar: The total number of votes cast in this constituency during the 2017 elections is 124990 and the voting percentage is recorded at 74.22%, which is less than the state average of 77.4%.
Voters in Garhshankar - The total number of voters in Garhshankar assembly seat is 168408. The election commission has established 227 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 167 different locations across this assembly segment.

Garhshankar Candidates

The next assembly elections in Punjab will be held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Garhshankar 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 Jai Kishan Singh Rodi for the coming assembly elections. His age is 33 years and level of education is 10+2. The contact number of Jai Kishan Singh Rodi is 9592854542. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate : Surinder Singh Bhullewal Rath is the Shiromani Akali Dal (S.A.D) candidate from this constituency. He is 62 years old and his educational qualification is Under Middle. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9814345291. In the previous assembly elections, Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan 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 Lov Kumar Goldy as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Lov Kumar Goldy are as follows: Age - 45 years, Education - B.A. Pass. For a phone call, his contact number is 9872065322. In previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from Congress ticket but lost to Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

MLA of Garhshankar - Sardar Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan

Sardar Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan is the current MLA from Garhshankar. 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 6296 votes. Lov Kumar Goldy of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 01-05-1954 at Bhulewal Rathan. Name of his father is S. Bawa Singh. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Surinder Singh Bhulewal Rathan
Father's NameS. Bawa Singh
Date of Birth01-05-1954
Place of BirthBhulewal Rathan
Name of wife
AddressVill. Bhulewal Rathan, P.O. Parsowal, Teh. Garhshankar, Distt. Hoshiarpur
Educational Qualification
Study At


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