Punjab Election 2022: Dera Baba Nanak Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Dera Baba Nanak Assembly Constituency 2022
Dera Baba Nanak comes under the Gurdaspur district and it is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies . People of Dera Baba Nanak voted for Punjab Assembly Election 2022 on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Punjab Assembly Election 2017, there were 1,83,086 registered voters for Dera Baba Nanak assembly seat, out of which 97,361 were male and 85,725 were female voters. 0.5% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In 2017, 10 candidates were contesting for Dera Baba Nanak assembly constituency seat. Dera Baba Nanak was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. It was an extremely close competition, with Indian National Congress's Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa narrowly winning the election defeating Shiromani Akali Dal's Sucha Singh Langah by a vary little margin of 1,194 votes.
The top three candidates split 97.7% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa got a total of 60,385 votes, while Shiromani Akali Dal's Sucha Singh Langah secured 59,191 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Gurpartap Singh Khushalpur grabbed the third spot with 17,222 votes. The top three parties got 43.1%, 42.3% and 12.3% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Sukhjinder Singh defeated Shiromani Akali Dal's Sucha Singh by 2,940 votes.