As AAP's Candidate Jumps Ship To Congress, Will This Help Team Channi To Gain Ground In Firozpur Rural?

In 2017, Satkar Kaur of Indian National Congress won the seat by defeating Joginder Singh Jindu from Shiromani Akali Dal with a margin of 21380 votes.

Updated Date:January 30, 2022 8:40 PM IST

By India.com News Desk

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Firozpur Rural Constituency, Punjab: The Firozpur Rural, one of the 117 Legislative Assembly constituencies of Punjab, will go to polls on February 20. Reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Firozpur Rural is part of Firozpur district and considered to be Congress' stronghold. According to the dates announced by the poll panel, the counting of Firozpur Rural Constituency and 116 other will be held on March 10, 2022. In 2017, this constituency was won by the Indian National Congress. Satkar Kaur of INC won the seat by defeating Joginder Singh Jindu of Shiromani Akali Dal with a margin of 21380 votes.

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Earlier this month, the AAP's Ferozepur Rural candidate Amandeep Ashu Banger resigned from the party and joined the ruling Congress in Punjab, alleging that Arvind Kejriwal's outfit runs like a "multinational company" with only Delhi leaders calling the shots.

Here's the complete schedule for Punjab Assembly Polls:

  • Issue of notification: January 21
  • Last date of notification: January 28
  • Scrutiny of nomination: January 29
  • Last date of withdrawal of candidature: January 31
  • Date of poll: February 20
  • Counting of votes: March 10

2017 Punjab Assembly Election:

In 2017, this constituency was won by the Indian National Congress. Firozpur Rural under Firozpur district of Punjab State. In 2017, Satkar Kaur of Indian National Congress won the seat by defeating Joginder Singh Jindu from Shiromani Akali Dal with a margin of 21380 votes.

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    FIROZPUR RURAL ASSEMBLY ELECTION RESULTS (2017)

    Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
    Satkar Kaur INC Winner 71,037 45.33% 21,380
    Joginder Singh Jindu SAD Runner Up 49,657 31.69%
    Mohan Singh Phallian Wala AAP 3rd 32,011 20.43%
    Joginder Singh IND 4th 924 0.59%
    None Of The Above NOTA 5th 920 0.59%
    Puran BSP 6th 698 0.45%
    Lal Singh Sulhani SAD(M) 7th 498 0.32%
    Amarjit Singh Gharu IND 8th 276 0.18%
    Badal Singh SWAP 9th 261 0.17%
    Sunny Kumar IND 10th 228 0.15%
    Sajan IND 11th 202 0.13%

    FIROZPUR RURAL PAST ELECTION RESULTS

    Year
    Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
    2017
    Satkar Kaur INC Winner 71,037 45.33% 21,380
    Joginder Singh Jindu SAD Runner Up 49,657 31.69%
    2012
    Joginder Singh Alias Jindu SAD Winner 61,830 45% 162
    Satkar Kaur INC Runner Up 61,668 45%

 

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Published Date:January 29, 2022 2:26 AM IST

Updated Date:January 30, 2022 8:40 PM IST