Punjab Election 2022: Ghanaur Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Ghanaur Assembly Constituency 2022
Ghanaur is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Patiala district. Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Ghanaur was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Punjab Assembly Election 2017, there were 1,55,926 registered voters for Ghanaur assembly seat, out of which 84,485 were male and 71,441 were female voters. 0.5% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In 2017, 8 candidates were competing for Ghanaur assembly constituency seat. Ghanaur was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. It was a one way contest with Indian National Congress's Thekedar Madan Lal Jalalpur comfortably winning the election defeating Shiromani Akali Dal's Harpreet Kaur Mukhmailpur by a huge margin of 36,557 votes.
95.1% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Indian National Congress's Thekedar Madan Lal Jalalpur grabbed a total of 65,965 votes, while Shiromani Akali Dal's Harpreet Kaur Mukhmailpur got 29,408 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Anu Randhawa bagged 23,188 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 52.9%, 23.6% and 18.6% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Harpreet Kaur Mukhmailpura defeated Indian National Congress's Madan Lal Jalalpur by 1,778 votes.