Punjab Election 2022: Firozpur Rural Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Firozpur Rural Assembly Constituency 2022
Firozpur Rural is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Firozpur district. Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Firozpur Rural was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Firozpur Rural assembly seat had 1,85,747 registered voters. Of the, 97,892 were male and 87,855 were female voters. 0.5% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Punjab Legislative Assembly Election, there were 10 candidates in the fray from Firozpur Rural constituency. Firozpur Rural was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Satkar Kaur won the election upstaging Shiromani Akali Dal's Joginder Singh Jindu by a margin of 21,380 votes.
The top three candidates split 98.0% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Satkar Kaur got a total of 71,037 votes, while Shiromani Akali Dal's Joginder Singh Jindu secured 49,657 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Mohan Singh Phallian Wala grabbed the third spot with 32,011 votes. The top three parties got 45.6%, 31.9% and 20.5% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Joginder Singh Alias Jindu beat Indian National Congress's Satkar Kaur by 162 votes.