Shahkot Constituency


Shahkot constituency is one of the 117 seats of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 32. Sardar Ajit Singh Kohar, who belongs to SAD, is the current MLA of Shahkot. It 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.

For a list of other MLAs from Jalandhar district, check the following page:
Jalandhar MLA List

Shahkot Election Result 2017

The polling for the current elections is over and a large number of people turned up to cast their vote and used their right to elect the representatives from their area. Now everybody has a question in his mind - Who will win from Shahkot? To know the answer we have to wait for the counting of votes which will be done on 11th March and the results will be announced on the same day. Let's see who will be the new MLA from this seat. For the state wide election results and list of MLAs, you can check the page Punjab Election 2017 Results.


Voting Percentage in Shahkot: The total number of votes cast in this constituency during the 2017 elections is 134600 and the voting percentage is recorded at 78.28%, which is higher than the state average of 77.4%.
Voters in Shahkot - The total number of voters in Shahkot assembly seat is 171954. The election commission has established 234 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 191 different locations across this assembly segment.

Shahkot Candidates

The next assembly elections in Punjab will be held in February 2017. On this page, we have given details of candidates from Shahkot 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 Dr. Amarjit Singh Thind for the coming assembly elections. His age is 34 years and level of education is +2, Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Medicine of Surgery. The contact number of Dr. Amarjit Singh Thind is 9888730030. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate : Ajit Singh Kohar is the Shiromani Akali Dal (S.A.D) candidate from this constituency. He is 79 years old and his educational qualification is Under Middle. If you want to contact him, you can call at 9814788253. He is also a sitting MLA from this constituency. In previous assembly elections, he/she won from this seat by defeating nearest opponent C D Kamboj of Congress party. For a complete list of akali candidates, check this page - Shiromani Akali Dal Candidate List 2017
Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Hardev Singh Laddi as its MLA candidate from this constituency. Some more details about Hardev Singh Laddi are as follows: Age - 49 years, Education - 10th. For a phone call, his contact number is 9814037387, 8725037387. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

MLA of Shahkot - Sardar Ajit Singh Kohar

Sardar Ajit Singh Kohar is the current MLA from Shahkot. He is associated with SAD. He was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the previous assembly elections by winning with a margin of 5425 votes. C D Kamboj of Congress was the trailing candidate.
He was born on 25-09-1937 at Pakistan. Name of his father is Sardar Chanan Singh. The following table shows some more information about him:

Sardar Ajit Singh Kohar
Father's NameSardar Chanan Singh
Date of Birth25-09-1937
Place of BirthPakistan
Name of wifeSmt. Nasib Kaur
AddressVillage Kohar Khurd, PO Talwandi Bootian, Tehsil Shahkot
Educational QualificationMatric
Study AtJalandhar


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