Amritsar Lok Sabha 2019

Amritsar lok sabha constituency is one of the 13 lok sabha seats in Punjab and its constituency number is 2. As of March 2019, Gurjit Singh Aujla of Congress is the current MP of Amritsar lok sabha seat. The date of polling for next elections from this seat is Sunday, 19 May 2019. On this page, we will provide you information about candidates from Amritsar lok sabha seat in 2019, member of parliament from this constituency and other important details about the Amritsar lok sabha elections 2019.

MP of Amritsar 2019

As of March 2019, Gurjit Singh Aujla of Congress is the current MP of Amritsar lok sabha seat. He won from this seat during the bypoll held in March 2017, by a margin of 1,99,189 votes from its nearest opponent Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina of the BJP.
Captain Amarinder Singh of Congress won from this constituency during the previous general elections held in April-May 2014 (Amarinder Singh later resigned from this seat during the Punjab Vidhan Sabha elections in 2017 and he is now the Chief Minister of Punjab). He got total 482876 votes and won by a margin of 102770 votes. Arun Jaitley of BJP was at the second place and got 380106 votes. Dr. Daljit Singh of Aam Aadmi Party was at third position with 82633 votes. Here is a graphical view of the votes obtained by first three candidates:
Amritsar MP
In Amritsar lok sabha constituency, the voting for general elections 2014 was held on 30 April, 2014. The constituency recorded a voting percentage of 70%. The couting of votes was done on 16 May 2014 and the results were announced on the same day.
Do you think that Congress will be able to retain this seat and its candidate will become the MP of Amritsar in 2019 elections? Let's wait for the next polling and people's verdict will be clear.
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Lok Sabha Candidates from Amritsar

The information given in the following section is for the elections held in 2014. Soon we will update this section with the list of candidates for the upcoming elections to be held in May 2019.

Capt. Amrinder Singh of Congress and Arun Jaitley of BJP are the main candidates from Amritsar seat. Capt. Amrinder Singh, the Maharaja Patiala, is a former Chief Minister of Punjab and current MLA from Patiala assembly contituency. Arun Jaitley is a senior BJP leader. Navjot Singh Sidhu is the current MP from Amritsar and he belongs to BJP.
MP candidates from Amritsar

A list of main contestents with information like address, phone number, educational qualification etc. of the candidates is given below.
  • Amarinder Singh
    Party : Congress
    Address : H.No. - 1669, New Moti Bagh Colony, Patiala
    Phone : 9871200042
    Qualification : N.D.A., I.M.A. Doon
  • Arun Jaitley
    Party : BJP
    Address : A-44, Kailash Colony, New Delhi - 110048
    Phone : 011-29244587
    Qualification : L.L.B. - Faculty of Law, University of Delhi
  • Daljit Singh
    Party : AAP
    Address : 57, Jassi Colony, Amritsar - 143001
    Phone : 98150-00207
    Qualification : M.B.B.S., M.S. - Govt. Medical College, Amritsar. University - Punjab University

Vidhan Sabha seats under Amritsar

There are 9 assembly segments (Vidhan Sabha seats) in the Amritsar lok sabha constituency. The last elections for Punjab Vidhan Sabha were held in Feb-March 2017. The table below shows a list of assembly constituencies under Amritsar parliamentary constituency. The name of MLA alongwith political party is also given.
  • Ajnala MLA
    Constituency Number : 11
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Ajnala: Harpartap Singh Ajnala
    Party : Congress
  • Raja Sansi MLA
    Constituency Number : 12
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Raja Sansi: Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria
    Party : Congress
  • Majitha MLA
    Constituency Number : 13
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Majitha: Bikram Singh Majithia
    Party : SAD
  • Amritsar North MLA
    Constituency Number : 15
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Amritsar North: Sunil Datti
    Party : Congress
  • Amritsar West MLA
    Constituency Number : 16
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Amritsar West: Dr. Raj Kumar Verka
    Party : Congress
  • Amritsar Central MLA
    Constituency Number : 17
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Amritsar Central: Om Parkash Soni
    Party : Congress
  • Amritsar East MLA
    Constituency Number : 18
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Amritsar East: Navjot Singh Sidhu
    Party : Congress
  • Amritsar South MLA
    Constituency Number : 19
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Amritsar South: Inderbir Singh Bularia
    Party : Congress
  • Attari MLA
    Constituency Number : 20
    District : Amritsar
    MLA from Attari: Tarsem Singh
    Party : Congress

Related Pages:
MP of Punjab
Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Punjab MLA List
Punjab Assembly Constituency List, Vidhan Sabha Halke