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Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Elections

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 13 Lok Sabha constituencies in the Northern state of Punjab and will cast its vote on the last phase of general election 2019 being held on May 19.

Voting for Lok Sabha election in Punjab are being held in single phase on May 19 and counting will be held on May 23.

Gurdaspur covers nine assembly segments – Bhoa, Sujanpur, Pathankot, Dinanagar, Gurdaspur, Dera Baba Nanak, Batala, Qadian.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Bollywood superstar Vinod Khanna of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won by getting a margin of over 1.36 lakh votes. He had defeated Partap Singh Bajwa of the Indian National Congress (INC). Khanna had secured 482255 votes while Bajwa got 346190 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 69.50 percent across 1756 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Sucha Singh Chhotepur of the Aam Aadmi Party and Varinder Singh of the Communist Party of India.

However, after the death of Vinod Khanna in 2017, By-election was necessitated. Sunil Kumar Jakhar of the INC won the by-polls, defeating BJP candidate Swaran Salaria.

This year BJP is fielding Bollywood superstar Sunny Deol from the Gurdaspur seat. This is also Deol's debut in electoral politics.

In the year 2009, Partap Singh Bajwa of the INC managed to secure his winning position by getting over 8 thousand votes against Vinod Khanna of the BJP. While Bajwa got 447994 seats, Khanna secured 439652 seats.

Other members in the fray were Swaran Singh Thakur of the Bahujan Samaj Party and Lal Chand who was an independent candidate.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Sunny Deol BJP

Won

558719
Sunil Jakhar INC

Lost

476260
Peter Masih AAAP

Lost

27744
Lal Chand Kataru Chak RMPOI

Lost

15274
Nota NOTA

Lost

9560
Kasim Deen IND

Lost

3136
Parampreet Singh IND

Lost

2964
Ashwani Kumar Happy CPI(ML)(L)

Lost

2469
Sukirt Sharda IND

Lost

1801
Pritam Singh Bhatti JRSP

Lost

1241
Karam Singh IND

Lost

1065
Amandeep Singh Ghotra IND

Lost

888
Jasbir Singh BSP(A)

Lost

801
Harpreet Singh IND

Lost

800
Yash Paul BMP

Lost

666
Mangal Singh DPI

Lost

499

Gurdaspur News

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May 05, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
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Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Constituency

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Constituency

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Actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol files Lok Sabha poll nomination from Gurdaspur as BJP candidate

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BJP candidate Sunny Deol to file his nomination from Gurdaspur today

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Apr 29, 2019, 07:13 AM IST
Sunny Deol 'filmy fauji, I'm the real fauji,' says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

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Apr 25, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

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Apr 23, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

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Apr 23, 2019, 13:04 PM IST
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Mar 15, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

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Mar 14, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

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Jan 03, 2019, 21:04 PM IST

Morning Breaking: PM Modi to hold rally on Punjab's Gurdaspur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally in Punjab’s Gurdaspur town on Thursday as part of the BJP’s campaign to hold 100 rallies ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

Jan 03, 2019, 08:16 AM IST
Pakistan to spell out criteria for Indian pilgrims using Kartarpur corridor

Pakistan to spell out criteria for Indian pilgrims using Kartarpur corridor

The proposal of the Pakistan govt will highlight points that include--permits, passports, pilgrim entry among others.

Dec 29, 2018, 14:30 PM IST
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to lay foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor in Gurdaspur on November 26

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to lay foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor in Gurdaspur on November 26

The corridor will let Sikh pilgrims visit the iconic Gurudwara Darbar Sahib at Kartarpur on the banks of river Ravi in Pakistan.

Nov 25, 2018, 10:26 AM IST