Punjab Election 2022: Attari Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Attari Assembly Constituency 2022
Attari comes under the Amritsar district and it is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Attari voted for Punjab Assembly Election 2022 on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
Attari assembly constituency had 1,73,540 electors in 2017, out of which 94,499 were male voters and 79,041 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.5% votes.
In the 2017 Punjab Legislative Assembly Election, there were 11 candidates in the fray from Attari constituency. Attari was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Tarsem Singh D.C. won the election upstaging Shiromani Akali Dal's Gulzar Singh Ranike by a margin of 10,202 votes.
The top three candidates split 95.2% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Tarsem Singh D.C. got a total of 55,335 votes, while Shiromani Akali Dal's Gulzar Singh Ranike secured 45,133 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Jaswinder Singh Jahangir grabbed the third spot with 22,558 votes. The top three parties got 42.8%, 34.9% and 17.5% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Gulzar Singh Ranike beat Indian National Congress's Tarsem Singh D.C by 4,983 votes.