MLA from Payal


The current MLA of Payal vidhan sabha halka is Sardar Charanjit Singh Atwal, who belongs to SAD. Payal is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 67. It is located in Ludhiana district, which is one of the total 22 districts in Punjab. It comes under the Fatehgarh Sahib lok sabha constituency. Here it may be noted that there are 13 lok sabha seats 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 Payal - The total number of voters in Payal assembly seat is 158080. The election commission has established 197 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 132 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Ludhiana district, check the following page:
Ludhiana MLA List

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


AAP Candidate from Payal : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Gurpreet Singh Lapran for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate from Payal : Isher Singh Meharban will be the Shiromani Akali Dal candidate from this constituency. In 2012 elections, Charanjit Singh Atwal 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
Payal Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Lakhbir Singh Lakha as its MLA candidate from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he contested from this constituency from Congress ticket but lost to Charanjit Singh Atwal of SAD party. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Sardar Charanjit Singh Atwal

Sardar Charanjit Singh Atwal is the MLA from Payal. He is associated with SAD. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the elections held in 2012. He won by a margin of 634 votes. Lakhbir Singh Lakha of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 15-03-1937 at Pakistan. Name of his father is Sardar Sohan Singh. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Charanjit Singh Atwal
Father's NameSardar Sohan Singh
Date of Birth15-03-1937
Place of BirthPakistan
Name of wifeSmt. Inderjeet Kaur
Address484-A, Model Town Ext., Ludhiana
Educational QualificationB.A., L.L.B.
Study AtLudhiana & Chandigarh


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