Kalakote News And Updates
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List of candidates for Kalakote Constituency 2014The table below shows who are the contesting BJP, JD(U), Congress, independent etc. candidates from the Kalakote Assembly Constituency in the Jammu and kashmir Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections 2014.
|Kalakote , Constituency No -(84)|
|Election Date||Dec 20, 2014|
|Result Date||Dec 23, 2014|
|Phase||Phase - V|
|Election Symbol||Political Party||Candidate Name|
|BJP||Abdul Ghani Kohli|
|INC||Ashok Kumar Sharma|
|IND||Mahesh Kumar Sharma|
|PDP||Asad Bari Shah|
About Kalakote Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) ConstituencyKalakote is a tehsil in Rajauri district of Jammu and Kashmir. The assembly constituency of Kalakote belongs to Jammu parliamentary constituency. The constituency is faced with many problems such as scarcity of water, shortage of electricity, lack of proper communication facilities and poor infrastructure. Rachhpal Singh of JKNC won the 2008 assembly elections for the second consecutive time. Though he did lot of developmental work for the constituency people are not satisfied. So they may opt for a change in the upcoming assembly elections. Singh won the 2008 assembly elections by defeating Ashok Kumar Sharma, an independent candidate. Singh bagged 25314 votes as against Sharma's 13894 votes.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Kalakote Assembly ConstituencyBelow is the list of winners and runners-up in the Kalakote assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|2014||84||Kalakote||GEN||Abdul Ghani Kohli||M||BJP||25225||Rachhpal Singh||M||JKNC||19047|
|2008||84||Kalakote||GEN||Rachhpal Singh||M||JKN||25314||Ashok Kumar Sharma||M||IND||13894|
|2002||84||Kalakote||GEN||Rachpal Singh||M||JKN||19324||Ashok Kumar Sharma||M||INC||18124|
|1996||84||Kalakote||GEN||Ashok Kumar Sharma||M||INC||14169||Puran Singh Thakur||M||JKN||4194|
Last Updated on December 24, 2014