Punjab Election 2022: Gill Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Gill Assembly Constituency 2022
Gill is the assembly constituency which comes under the Ludhiana district. It is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Gill was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Gill assembly seat had 2,39,146 registered voters. Of the, 1,27,582 were male and 1,11,564 were female voters. 0.7% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In the 2017 Punjab Legislative Assembly Election, there were 10 candidates in the fray from Gill constituency. Gill was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. It was a close contest with Indian National Congress's Kuldeep Singh Vaid(BULARA) winning the election upstaging Aam Aadmi Party's Jiwan Singh Sangowal by a margin of just 8,641 votes.
The top three candidates split 96.7% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Kuldeep Singh Vaid(BULARA) got a total of 67,927 votes, while Aam Aadmi Party's Jiwan Singh Sangowal secured 59,286 votes. Shiromani Akali Dal's candidate Darshan Singh Shivalik grabbed the third spot with 46,476 votes. The top three parties got 37.8%, 33.0% and 25.9% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Darshan Singh Shivalik defeated Indian National Congress's Malkiat Singh Dakha by 5,317 votes.