Jalandhar North Constituency


Avtar Singh Sanghera of Congress party has won the current elections and is the new MLA of Jalandhar North. He has won the elections with a margin of 32291 votes and K.D. Bhandari of BJP is the trailing candidate.
Jalandhar North constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 36. Avtar Singh Sanghera, who belongs to Congress, is the current MLA of Jalandhar North and he became MLA by winning the current elections held in 2017.
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 Jalandhar district, check the following page:
Jalandhar MLA List
This constituency is located in Jalandhar district of Punjab and comes under the Jalandhar lok sabha seat. Here it may be noted that there are total thirteen lok sabha seats and twenty two districts in Punjab.

Voters in Jalandhar North constituency

As per the voter list for 2017 assembly elections, the total number of voters in Jalandhar North constituency is 172218. During these elctions, the election commission established 172 polling stations, situated at 75 different locations across this assembly segment.

During the 2017 elections, the total number of votes cast in this constituency was 123994 and the voting percentage was recorded at 72.00%, which was less than the state average of 77.4%.

Jalandhar North Candidates

The last assembly elections in Punjab were held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Jalandhar North 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 Gulshan Sharma for the coming assembly elections. His age is 60 years and level of education is BBA Graduate. The contact number of Gulshan Sharma is 9814392116. 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 K.D. Bhandari as its MLA candidate from this constituency. He is 56 years old and his educational qualification is B.A.. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9814062353. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent Avtar Henry 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 Avtar Singh Sanghera as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Avtar Singh Sanghera are as follows: Age - 37 years, Education - 10+2. For a phone call, his contact number is 9888869000. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Jalandhar North MLA 2012

In 2012 elections, Shri K.D. Bhandari became MLA from Jalandhar North and He is associated with BJP. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the previous assembly elections by winning with a margin of 1703 votes. Avtar Henry of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 08-09-1961 at Jalandhar , District Jalandhar. Name of his father is Shri Chanan Ram Bhandari. The following table shows some more information about him:

Shri K.D. Bhandari
Father's NameShri Chanan Ram Bhandari
Date of Birth08-09-1961
Place of BirthJalandhar , District Jalandhar
Name of wifeSmt. Neena Bhandari
Address61, Seth Hukam Chand Colony, Jalandhar
Educational QualificationGraduate
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