Punjab Election 2022: Urmar Assembly Seat]
Punjab Election: Urmar Assembly Constituency 2022
Urmar is the assembly constituency which comes under the Hoshiarpur district. It is one of the 117 Punjab Legislative Assembly Constituencies . Punjab Assembly Election 2022 for Urmar was held on February 20 and the results was declared on March 10.
In Punjab Assembly Election 2017, there were 1,76,265 registered voters for Urmar assembly seat, out of which 89,515 were male and 86,750 were female voters. 0.5% of voters opted for for the None of the Above (NOTA) option.
In the Punjab Legislative Assembly Election 2017, Urmar constituency had 9 candidates for assembly seat contention. Urmar was one of 77 seats won by the Indian National Congress. Indian National Congress's Sangat Singh Gilzian won the election by upstaging Shiromani Akali Dal's Arbinder Singh Rasulpur by a margin of 14,954 votes.
The top three candidates split 96.2% of votes between them. Indian National Congress's Sangat Singh Gilzian got a total of 51,477 votes, while Shiromani Akali Dal's Arbinder Singh Rasulpur secured 36,523 votes. Aam Aadmi Party's candidate Jasvir Singh Gill (RAJA) grabbed the third spot with 32,445 votes. The top three parties got 41.1%, 29.2% and 25.9% respectively.
In Punjab Assembly election 2012, Indian National Congress's Sangat Singh defeated Shiromani Akali Dal's Arbinder Singh by 5,529 votes.