It's Congress' Development Claims Vs AAP's Future Promises In Ludhiana East. Whom Will Voters Trust?

Punjab Assembly Election 2022: In 2017, Sanjeev Talwar of Indian National Congress won the seat by defeating Daljit Singh Grewal (Bhola) from Aam Aadmi Party with a margin of 1581 votes.

Updated Date:January 30, 2022 5:35 PM IST

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Ludhiana East Constituency, Punjab: The Ludhiana East constituency witnessed a very interesting contest among candidates in 2017 assembly polls, where Congress candidate Sanjay Talwar managed to sail through by defeating Daljit Grewal of AAP with a narrow margin of 1581 votes. This year, the Ludhiana East Constituency will go to polls on February 20 and the results will be announced on March 10. In 2017, Sanjeev Talwar of Indian National Congress won the seat by defeating Daljit Singh Grewal (Bhola) from Aam Aadmi Party with a margin of 1581 votes. Ludhiana East Assembly constituency is one of the 117 Legislative Assembly constituencies of Punjab and falls under the Ludhiana Lok sabha constituency.

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Candidates for the 2022 Assembly Elections:

  • Sanjeev Talwar: INC
  • Jagmohan Sharma: PLC
  • Ranjit Singh Dhillon: SAD
  • Daljit Singh 'Bhola' Grewal: AAP

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 the 2017 Punjab Assembly polls, Congress won an absolute majority in the state by winning 77 seats and ousted the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party government after 10 years. In a major highlight of the polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) emerged as the second-largest as it won 20 seats in 117-member Punjab Legislative Assembly.

2019 Lok Sabha Elections:

In 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Indian National Congress candidate Ravneet Singh Bittu won from Ludhiana Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 76372 votes by defeating Simarjeet Singh Bains from Lok Insaaf Party.

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LUDHIANA EAST ASSEMBLY ELECTION RESULTS (2017)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Sanjeev Talwar INC Winner 43,010 33.03% 1,581
Daljit Singh Grewal (bhola) AAP Runner Up 41,429 31.82%
Ranjit Singh Dhillon SAD 3rd 41,313 31.73%
Gurpreet Singh BSP 4th 2,076 1.59%
None Of The Above NOTA 5th 1,067 0.82%
Jaswant Singh Cheema SAD(M) 6th 659 0.51%
Hardeep Singh (bawa) TMC 7th 371 0.28%
Ramesh Kumar IND 8th 288 0.22%

LUDHIANA EAST PAST ELECTION RESULTS

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2017
Sanjeev Talwar INC Winner 43,010 33.03% 1,581
Daljit Singh Grewal (bhola) AAP Runner Up 41,429 31.82%
2012
Ranjit Singh Dhillon SAD Winner 38,157 36% 4,571
Gurmel Singh Pehalwan INC Runner Up 33,586 31%
2007
Sat Pal Gosain BJP Winner 30,232 49% 1,782
Surinder Kumar INC Runner Up 28,450 47%
2002
Surinder Kumar Dawar INC Winner 32,016 60% 13,249
Sat Pal Gosain BJP Runner Up 18,767 35%
1997
Sat Pal Gosain BJP Winner 36,338 58% 16,311
Om Parkash Gupta INC Runner Up 20,027 32%
1992
Satpaul Gosain BJP Winner 16,619 47% 3,816
Rajinder Saini INC Runner Up 12,803 36%
1985
Om Parkash Gupta INC Winner 24,802 45% 8,629
Sohan Singh Sibal SAD Runner Up 16,173 29%
1980
Om Parkash Gupta INC(I) Winner 24,614 48% 11,552
Sat Pal BJP Runner Up 13,062 25%
1977
Om Parkash Gupta INC Winner 17,564 36% 1,029
Surjan Singh SAD Runner Up 16,535 34%

The elections will be held amid the raging Covid-19 pandemic and the rising cases of the highly transmissible Omicron variant. Notably, along with the nationwide surge, Punjab is also seeing a jump in its daily cases of viral disease.

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Published Date:January 29, 2022 1:37 AM IST

Updated Date:January 30, 2022 5:35 PM IST