Gurdaspur (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 13 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Punjab state in northern India.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency comprises the following nine Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments:[1]

  • Pathankot
  • Dina Nagar
  • Qadian
  • Batala
  • Fatehgarh Churian
  • Dera Baba Nanak
  • Gurdaspur
  • Sujanpur
  • Bhoa

Members of Parliament[edit]

  • 1952: Teja Singh Akarpuri, Indian National Congress
  • 1957: Diwan Chand Sharma, Indian National Congress
  • 1962: Diwan Chand Sharma, Indian National Congress
  • 1967: Prabodh Chandra, Indian National Congress
  • 1971: Prabodh Chandra, Indian National Congress
  • 1977: Yagya Datt Sharma, Janata Party
  • 1980: Sukhbuns Kaur, Indian National Congress
  • 1984: Sukhbuns Kaur, Indian National Congress
  • 1989: Sukhbuns Kaur, Indian National Congress
  • 1991: Sukhbuns Kaur, Indian National Congress
  • 1996: Sukhbuns Kaur, Indian National Congress
  • 1998: Vinod Khanna, Bharatiya Janata Party
  • 1999: Vinod Khanna, Bharatiya Janata Party
  • 2004: Vinod Khanna, Bharatiya Janata Party
  • 2009: Partap Singh Bajwa, Indian National Congress
  • 2014: Vinod Khanna, Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Gurdaspur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Vinod Khanna 4,82,255 46.25 -0.85
INC Partap Singh Bajwa 3,46,190 33.20 -14.80
AAP Sucha Singh Chhotepur 1,73,376 16.63 N/A
CPI Varinder Singh 11,839 1.14 N/A
BSP Sukhwinder Singh 5,621 0.54 -1.11
NOTA None of the Above 4,625 0.44
Majority 1,36,065 13.05 +12.15
Turnout 10,42,699 69.50 -1.26
BJP gain from INC Swing -1.75

2009[edit]

Indian general elections, 2009: Gurdaspur
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Partap Singh Bajwa 4,47,994 48.00
BJP Vinod Khanna 4,39,652 47.10
BSP Swaran Singh Thakur 15,420 1.65
Independent Lal Chand 7,037 0.75
SP Sukrit Sharda 3,819 0.41
Majority 8,342 0.90
Turnout 9,33,370 70.77
INC gain from BJP Swing

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab website.