Punjab Election 2022: Nakodar Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Nakodar Assembly Constituency 2022
Nakodar is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies that comes under the Jalandhar district. Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Nakodar was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Punjab Assembly Election 2017, there were 1,85,069 registered voters for Nakodar assembly seat, out of which 95,918 were male and 89,151 were female voters. 0.6% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Punjab Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Nakodar constituency had 9 candidates for assembly seat contention. Nakodar was one of 15 seats won by the Shiromani Akali Dal. Shiromani Akali Dal's Gurpratap Singh Wadala won the election by upstaging Aam Aadmi Party's Sarwan Singh Hayer by a margin of 18,407 votes.
The top three candidates split 91.2% of votes between them. Shiromani Akali Dal's Gurpratap Singh Wadala got a total of 56,241 votes, while Aam Aadmi Party's Sarwan Singh Hayer secured 37,834 votes. Indian National Congress's candidate Jagbir Singh Brar grabbed the third spot with 35,633 votes. The top three parties got 39.5%, 26.6% and 25.0% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Shiromani Akali Dal's Gurpartap Singh Wadala outperformed Indian National Congress's Amarjit Singh Samra by 8,592 votes.