Punjab Election 2022: Lehra Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Lehra Assembly Constituency 2022
Lehra is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Sangrur district. Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Lehra was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In 2017, the Lehra assembly seat had 1,62,111 registered voters. Of the, 86,982 were male and 75,129 were female voters. 0.6% of votes were casted for NOTA.
In 2017, 9 candidates were contesting for Lehra assembly constituency seat. Lehra was one of 15 seats won by the Shiromani Akali Dal. Shiromani Akali Dal's Parminder Singh Dhindsa won the election by defeating Indian National Congress's Rajinder Kaur Bhattal by a margin of 26,815 votes.
94.3% of the total votes were casted to top three candidates. Shiromani Akali Dal's Parminder Singh Dhindsa grabbed a total of 65,550 votes, while Indian National Congress's Rajinder Kaur Bhattal got 38,735 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Jasvir Singh bagged 25,089 votes to finish at the third place. The top three parties registered 47.8%, 28.2% and 18.3% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Rajinder Kaur Bhattal beat Shiromani Akali Dal's Sukhwant Singh by 3,355 votes.