Punjab Election 2022: Banga Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Banga Assembly Constituency 2022
Banga is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar district. Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Banga was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Banga assembly seat had 1,59,001 registered voters. Of the, 81,755 were male and 77,246 were female voters. 0.5% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the Punjab Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Banga constituency had 7 candidates for assembly seat contention. Banga was one of 15 seats won by the Shiromani Akali Dal. It was a close contest with Shiromani Akali Dal's Sukhwinder Kumar winning the election upstaging Aam Aadmi Party's Harjot by a margin of just 1,893 votes.
83.8% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Shiromani Akali Dal's Sukhwinder Kumar grabbed a total of 45,256 votes, while Aam Aadmi Party's Harjot got 43,363 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Satnam Singh Kainth bagged 13,408 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 37.2%, 35.6% and 11.0% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Tarlochan Singh beat Shiromani Akali Dal's Mohan Singh by 3,215 votes.