MLA from Sham Chaurasi


The current MLA of Sham Chaurasi vidhan sabha halka is Shrimati Mohinder Kaur Josh, who belongs to SAD. Sham Chaurasi is one of the 117 assembly constituencies of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and its constituency number is 42. It is located in Hoshiarpur 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 Sham Chaurasi - The total number of voters in Sham Chaurasi assembly seat is 162867. The election commission has established 213 polling stations and these polling stations are situated at 167 different locations across this assembly segment. For a list of other MLAs from Hoshiarpur district, check the following page:
Hoshiarpur MLA List

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


AAP Candidate from Sham Chaurasi : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has announced its candidate from this seat and has given ticket to Dr Ravjot Singh for the coming assembly elections. For a complete list of AAP candidates, check this page - AAP Candidate List 2017 Punjab
Akali Candidate from Sham Chaurasi : Mohinder Kaur Josh will be the Shiromani Akali Dal 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 Chaudhary Ram Lobaya of Congress party. For a complete list of akali candidates, check this page - Shiromani Akali Dal Candidate List 2017
Sham Chaurasi Congress Candidate : Congress party is contesting the elections under the leardership of Captain Amrinder Singh and has declared Pawan Adia as its MLA candidate from this constituency. You would also like our page containing Congress candidates list 2017 Punjab.

Shrimati Mohinder Kaur Josh

Shrimati Mohinder Kaur Josh is the MLA from Sham Chaurasi. She is associated with SAD. She was elected as MLA from this vidhan sabha seat in the elections held in 2012. She won by a margin of 5319 votes. Chaudhary Ram Lobaya of Congress was the trailing candidate.
She was born on 10-12-1947 at Sri Hargobindpur, District Gurdaspur. Name of her father is Sardar Arjan Singh Josh. The following table shows some more information about her:

Shrimati Mohinder Kaur Josh
Father's NameSardar Arjan Singh Josh
Date of Birth10-12-1947
Place of BirthSri Hargobindpur, District Gurdaspur
Name of husbandSardar Gurmit Singh
AddressHouse No.178, Khawaspur Piplanwala, Hoshiarpur
Educational QualificationGyani, B.A., & Diploma in Home Science
Study AtSri Hargobindpur & Dasua


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