Jalandhar West Constituency


Sushil Kumar Rinku of Congress party has won the current elections and is the new MLA of Jalandhar West. He has won the elections with a margin of 17334 votes and Mohinder Bhagat of BJP is the trailing candidate.
Jalandhar West constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 34. Sushil Kumar Rinku, who belongs to Congress, is the current MLA of Jalandhar West 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. 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 Jalandhar West constituency

As per the voter list for 2017 assembly elections, the total number of voters in Jalandhar West constituency is 151745. During these elctions, the election commission established 158 polling stations, situated at 60 different locations across this assembly segment.

During the 2017 elections, the total number of votes cast in this constituency was 110320 and the voting percentage was recorded at 72.70%, which was less than the state average of 77.4%.

Jalandhar West Candidates

The last assembly elections in Punjab were held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Jalandhar West 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 Darshan Lal Bhagat for the coming assembly elections. His age is 55 years and level of education is Higher Secondry. The contact number of Darshan Lal Bhagat is 9814680550. 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 Mohinder Bhagat as its MLA candidate from this constituency. He is 59 years old and his educational qualification is Matriculate. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9814294790. 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 Sushil Kumar 'Rinku as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Sushil Kumar 'Rinku are as follows: Age - 40 years, Education - +2. For a phone call, his contact number is 9915900902. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Jalandhar West MLA 2012

In 2012 elections, Shri Chuni Lal Bhagat became MLA from Jalandhar West 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 11343 votes. Suman Kaypee of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 01-12-1932 at Pakistan. Name of his father is Shri Mehnga Ram. The following table shows some more information about him:

Shri Chuni Lal Bhagat
Father's NameShri Mehnga Ram
Date of Birth01-12-1932
Place of BirthPakistan
Name of wifeSmt. Sheela Devi
Address142/3-4, Bhargav Nagar, Jalandhar-144002
Educational QualificationMatric
Study AtSialkot (Pakistan)


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