Punjab Election 2022: Chamkaur Sahib Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Chamkaur Sahib Assembly Constituency 2022
Chamkaur Sahib is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Rupnagar district. People of Chamkaur Sahib voted for Punjab Assembly Election 2022 on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Chamkaur Sahib assembly seat had 1,86,927 registered voters. Of the, 99,991 were male and 86,936 were female voters. 0.5% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 8 candidates were contesting for Chamkaur Sahib assembly constituency seat. Chamkaur Sahib was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Charanjit Singh Channi won the election by defeating Aam Aadmi Party's Charanjit Singh by a margin of 12,308 votes.
The top three candidates split 97.8% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Charanjit Singh Channi got a total of 61,060 votes, while Aam Aadmi Party's Charanjit Singh secured 48,752 votes. Shiromani Akali Dal's candidate Justice Nirmal Singh grabbed the third spot with 31,452 votes. The top three parties got 42.3%, 33.7% and 21.8% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Charanjit Singh Channi defeated Shiromani Akali Dal's Jagmeet Kaur by 3,659 votes.