MLA from Jalandhar Central


The current MLA of Jalandhar Central vidhan sabha halka is Shri Manoranjan Kalia, who belongs to BJP. Jalandhar Central is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 35. It is located in Jalandhar district, which is one of the total 22 districts in Punjab. It comes under the Jalandhar lok sabha constituency. Here it may be noted that there are 13 lok sabha seats in Punjab.

Voters in Jalandhar Central - The total number of voters in Jalandhar Central assembly seat is 153809. The election commission has established 158 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 78 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Jalandhar district, check the following page:
Jalandhar MLA List

Candidate from Jalandhar Central 2017

The next assembly elections in Punjab will be held in February 2017. The political parties in Punjab have started declaring the candidates for these elections. We will update this page with the details of candidates from Jalandhar Central belonging to all major political parties including Shiromani Akali Dal, AAP candiate, BJP and Congress candidates.


AAP Candidate from Jalandhar Central : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Sharma for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
BJP Candidate from Jalandhar Central : BJP is having an alliance with Akali Dal and has nominated Manoranjan Kalia as its MLA candidate from this constituency. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent Rajinder Beri of Congress party. For the complete list of BJP candidates, check this page BJP Candidate List 2017 Punjab.
Jalandhar Central Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Rajinder Beri as its MLA candidate from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from Congress ticket but lost to Manoranjan Kalia of BJP party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Shri Manoranjan Kalia

Shri Manoranjan Kalia is the MLA from Jalandhar Central. He is associated with BJP. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the elections held in 2012. He won by a margin of 1065 votes. Rajinder Beri of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 09-12-1958 at Nakodar, District Jalandhar. Name of his father is Shri Manmohan Kalia. The following table shows some more information about him:

Shri Manoranjan Kalia
Father's NameShri Manmohan Kalia
Date of Birth09-12-1958
Place of BirthNakodar, District Jalandhar
Name of wife
AddressPankaj, 158/4 Central Town, Jalandhar
Educational QualificationB.Com., L.L.B.
Study AtJalandhar


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