Punjab Election 2022: Jaitu Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Jaitu Assembly Constituency 2022
Jaitu is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Faridkot district. People of Jaitu voted for Punjab Assembly Election 2022 on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
Jaitu assembly constituency had 1,43,296 electors in 2017, out of which 76,634 were male voters and 66,662 females. The None of the Above (NOTA) option got 0.5% votes.
In 2017, 11 candidates were contesting for Jaitu assembly constituency seat. Jaitu was one of 20 seats won by the Aam Aadmi Party. Aam Aadmi Party's Baldev Singh won the election by defeating Indian National Congress's Mohammad Sadique by a margin of 9,993 votes.
95.5% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Aam Aadmi Party's Baldev Singh grabbed a total of 45,344 votes, while Indian National Congress's Mohammad Sadique got 35,351 votes. Shiromani Akali Dal's candidate Manjit Singh @ Suba Singh bagged 33,064 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 38.1%, 29.7% and 27.7% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Joginder Singh defeated Shiromani Akali Dal's Gurdev Singh by 6,342 votes.