Deoli (Delhi Assembly constituency)

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Deoli
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
District South Delhi
State Delhi
Current constituency
Created 2008
Party AAP
MLA Prakash Jarwal

Deoli Vidhan Sabha constituency (Hindi: देवली विधानसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 70 Vidhan Sabha constituencies of the National Capital Territory in northern India.

Overview[edit]

Present geographical structure of Deoli constituency came into existence in 2008 as a part of the implementation of the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted in 2002.[1]

Deoli is part of South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency along with nine other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Bijwasan, Sangam Vihar, Ambedkar Nagar, Chhatarpur, Kalkaji, Tughlakabad, Palam, Badarpur and Mehrauli.

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Assembly Duration Name of the Member Political Party
Fourth 2008 - 2013 Arvinder Singh Indian National Congress
Fifth 2013 - 2015 Prakash Jarwal Aam Aadmi Party
Sixth 2015 - Incumbent Prakash Jarwal Aam Aadmi Party

Election results[edit]

2008 results[edit]

Delhi Legislative Assembly election, 2008: Deoli[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Arvinder Singh Lovely s/o Buta Singh 41,497 43.41
BSP Shri Lal 24,869 26.02
BJP Bhim Singh 22,661 23.71
LNJSP Dal Chand Kapil 4,758 4.98
Independent Rakesh Kumar 1,244 1.30
RBCP Chinki Devi 558 0.58
Majority 16,628 17.39
Turnout 95,587 56.4
INC hold Swing

See also[edit]

Deoli, Delhi

References[edit]