Punjab Election 2022: Baba Bakala Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Baba Bakala Assembly Constituency 2022
Baba Bakala is the assembly constituency which comes under the Amritsar district. It is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Baba Bakala was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
Baba Bakala assembly constituency had 1,88,177 electors in 2017, out of which 99,446 were male voters and 88,731 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.5% votes.
In the 2017 Punjab Legislative Assembly Election, there were 7 candidates in the fray from Baba Bakala constituency. Baba Bakala was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Santokh Singh won the election upstaging Aam Aadmi Party's Dalbir Singh Tong by a margin of 6,587 votes.
95.3% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Indian National Congress's Santokh Singh grabbed a total of 45,965 votes, while Aam Aadmi Party's Dalbir Singh Tong got 39,378 votes. Shiromani Akali Dal's candidate Malkiat Singh bagged 38,265 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 35.4%, 30.3% and 29.5% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Manjit Singh Manna Mianwind defeated Indian National Congress's Ranjit Singh Chajjalwadi by 29,225 votes.