MLA from Pathankot


The current MLA of Pathankot vidhan sabha halka is Shri Ashwani Kumar Sharma, who belongs to BJP. Pathankot is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 3. It is located in Pathankot district, which is one of the total 22 districts in Punjab. It comes under the Gurdaspur lok sabha constituency. Here it may be noted that there are 13 lok sabha seats in Punjab.

Voters in Pathankot - The total number of voters in Pathankot assembly seat is 143444. The election commission has established 163 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 74 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Pathankot district, check the following page:
Pathankot MLA List

Candidate from Pathankot 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 Pathankot belonging to all major political parties including Shiromani Akali Dal, AAP candiate, BJP and Congress candidates.


AAP Candidate from Pathankot : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Rajkumar Mahajan for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
BJP Candidate from Pathankot : BJP is having an alliance with Akali Dal and has nominated Ashvani Kumar Sharma 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 Raman Bhalla of Congress party. For the complete list of BJP candidates, check this page BJP Candidate List 2017 Punjab.
Pathankot Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Amit Vij as its MLA candidate from this constituency. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Shri Ashwani Kumar Sharma

Shri Ashwani Kumar Sharma is the MLA from Pathankot. 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 17843 votes. Raman Bhalla of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 23-01-1965 at Pathankot. Name of his father is Pandit Uma Datt. The following table shows some more information about him:

Shri Ashwani Kumar Sharma
Father's NamePandit Uma Datt
Date of Birth23-01-1965
Place of BirthPathankot
Name of wife
AddressBank Colony, New Shastri Nagar, Pathankot
Educational Qualification
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For a complete list of MLA from Punjab, check the following page:
Punjab MLA List