MLA from Phagwara


The current MLA of Phagwara vidhan sabha halka is Shri Som Parkash , who belongs to BJP. Phagwara is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 29. It is located in Kapurthala district, which is one of the total 22 districts in Punjab. It comes under the Hoshiarpur 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 Phagwara - The total number of voters in Phagwara assembly seat is 177118. The election commission has established 212 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 127 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Kapurthala district, check the following page:
Kapurthala MLA List

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


AAP Candidate from Phagwara : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Jarnail Singh Nangal for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
BJP Candidate from Phagwara : BJP is having an alliance with Akali Dal and has nominated Som Parkash 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 Balbir Singh Sodhi of Congress party. For the complete list of BJP candidates, check this page BJP Candidate List 2017 Punjab.
Phagwara Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Joginder Singh Mann as its MLA candidate from this constituency. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Shri Som Parkash

Shri Som Parkash is the MLA from Phagwara. 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 14579 votes. Balbir Singh Sodhi of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 03-04-1949 at Daulatpur, District Nawan Shahr. Name of his father is Sh. Hazara Ram. The following table shows some more information about him:

Shri Som Parkash
Father's NameSh. Hazara Ram
Date of Birth03-04-1949
Place of BirthDaulatpur, District Nawan Shahr
Name of wife
AddressH. No.173, Urban Estate, Phagwara, Distt. Kapurthala
Educational Qualification
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For a complete list of MLA from Punjab, check the following page:
Punjab MLA List