Gurratan Singh

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Gurratan Singh

Gurratan Singh at Labour Day Parade in 2014
Singh at Labour Day Parade in 2014
Critic, Auto Insurance
Assumed office
August 23, 2018
LeaderAndrea Horwath
Member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament
for Brampton East
Assumed office
June 7, 2018
Preceded byRiding Established
Personal details
BornSt. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador[1]
Political partyNew Democratic
RelativesJagmeet Singh (brother)
OccupationCriminal Lawyer

Gurratan Singh is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in the 2018 provincial election.[2] He represents the riding of Brampton East as a member of the Ontario New Democratic Party.

He is the brother of federal New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh.

Education[edit]

Gurratan Singh holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts (B.A. (Hons)) in Philosophy and Religious Studies from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.

Later, Gurratan Singh attended Osgoode Hall Law School at York University in Toronto and graduated with the degree of Juris Doctor in 2010.

Experience[edit]

Gurratan Singh is currently Member of Provincial Parliament, Brampton East.

Electoral record[edit]

2018 Ontario general election
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Gurratan Singh 17,606 46.85
Progressive Conservative Sudeep Verma 12,631 33.61
Liberal Parminder Singh 6,245 16.62
Green Raquel Fronte 500 1.33
Libertarian Daniele Cerasoli 472 1.26
Trillium Gurdeep Dhothar 125 0.33
Total valid votes 100.0  
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots
Turnout
Eligible voters 71,695
Source: Elections Ontario[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.facebook.com/gurratan.singh/posts/2099526726992624/
  2. ^ "NDP leader's brother elected in Brampton East, Weather Network personality wins Brampton North". Toronto Star. June 7, 2018. Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  3. ^ "Candidate Search". Elections Ontario. Retrieved 18 May 2018.