Bathinda Elections Latest News And Live Updates
43.41 percent of polling was recorded in the Punjab till noon of which Amritsar- 46.2%, Bathinda- 64%, Barnala- 46%, Ferozepur- 44.6%, Faridkot- 43.34%, Fazilka- 46%, Fatehgarh Sahib- 41%, Gurdaspur- 38%, Hoshiarpur- 42.78%, Jalandhar- 42.67%, Kapurthala- 44%, Ludhiana- 36.55%, Moga- 62.64%, Mansa- 51%, Patiala- 34.5%, Pathankot- 35%, Roopnagar- 36%, Mukatsar- 33.91%, SAS Nagar- 36.71%, Sangrur- 41%, Nawashahr- 46.3%, Tarn Taran- 43% . Source: News Reports
Congress leaders in Faridkot have accussed Akali Dal people of threating their candidates in more than half a dozen wards of Faridkot. They claimed that Akalis have been threating them to withdraw their candidatiure from the municipal elections. Akalis have refuted the charges saying "these are baseless alligations as the congress was headed towards defeat." : Mediasourcea.
Polling for six civic bodies in Punjab began at 8.00am today. 1,263 candidates are in fray for the elections. A total of 7.90 lakh voters will decide the fate of the candidates for 298 wards. The six Municipal corporations going for polls are : Phagwara, Pathankot, Hoshiarpur, Mohali, Bathinda and Moga. Bye elections will be held for 2 wards of Jalandhar and 1 ward of Patiala municipal corporations. The elections will be seen as a litmus test for ruling SAD-BJP alliance. Counting of votes will take place on Feb 26. Source: News Reports
Nearly 55 percent of Punjab's 1.95 crore votes were polled till 3 p.m. Wednesday but Amritsar lagged with barely 47 percent, the Election Commission (EC) said. Despite scorching heat with the day temperature ranging over 40 degrees Celsius at most places, balloting continued on a brisk note for the 13 Lok Sabha seats in the single-phased poll. Source: IANS
Despite scorching heat during the day, balloting continued on a brisk note in Punjab for the 13 Lok Sabha seats in a single-phased poll, the Election Commission said. Between 35 to 40 percent voting was recorded till 1 p.m., the commission said. The day temperature was over 40 degrees celsius at most places but that did not deter voters. Source: IANS
Bathinda Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election ResultsTable showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Bathinda.
|2014||SAD||Winner||Harsimrat Kaur Badal||514727|
|2014||INC||Runner Up||Manpreet Singh Badal S/O Gurdas Singh||495332|
|2009||SAD||Winner||Badal,Smt. Harsimrat Kaur||529472|
Bathinda Parliamentary Constituency was formed before the 1951 elections and is one of the 13 parliamentary constituencies of the state of Punjab and consists of nine Vidhan Sabha segments. The Bathinda Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 11) has a total of 1,336,790 electorates out of which 632,841 are females and 703,949 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports.
Quick facts for Bathinda
|MP||Harsimrat Kaur Badal|
|No. of Electorals||703949||632841||1336790|
Bathinda city is one of the state’s oldest cities and is the administration headquarters of the Bathinda District. It lies in the Malwa region about 225 kms away from Chandigarh and stands at an average elevation of over 210 metres, sprawling across an area of over 110 sq kms.
As per the census data of 2011, the total population of the city was over 2,85,813, about 11% of which was below the age of six. The city has 53% male majority and a sex ratio of 883 females per 1,000 males. Sikhs have 74% majority and the rest of the population comprises of Hindus, Muslims and Christians with Punjabi being the local language. The average literacy rate of Bathinda is 83%, of which male literacy rate is 87.86% and female literacy rate is 77.16%. It is the education hub of the region and has several schools and colleges.
It has two thermal power plants, a fertilizer plant and an oil refinery and is the largest food grain and cotton markets in the region. National Highway NH-64 connects the city to an extensive road network.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Bathinda Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Bathinda parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Bathinda constituency is Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal of SAD.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||11||Bathinda||GEN||Harsimrat Kaur Badal||F||SAD||514727||Manpreet Singh Badal S/O Gurdas Singh||M||INC||495332|
|2009||11||Bathinda||GEN||Badal,Smt. Harsimrat Kaur||F||SAD||529472||Raninder Singh||M||INC||408524|
|2004||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Paramjit Kaur Gulshan||F||SAD||323394||Kaushalya Chaman Bhaura||M||CPI||260752|
|1999||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Bhan Singh Bhaura||M||CPI||327484||Chatin Singh Samaon||M||SAD||266167|
|1998||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Chatin Singh Samaon||M||SAD||359527||Bhan Singh Bhaura||M||CPI||309671|
|1996||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Harinder Singh Khalsa(Norway)||M||SAD||302302||Sarvjot Singh||M||INC||210073|
|1992||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Kewal Singh||M||INC||57477||Makhan Singh||CPI||47226|
|1989||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Sucha Singh||M||SAD(M)||316979||Gurdev Singh Gill||M||INC||109599|
|1985||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Teja Singh Dardi||M||SAD||260222||Tara Singh||M||INC||176838|
|1980||12||Bathinda||(SC)||Hakam Singh||M||INC(I)||165777||Dhanna Singh||M||SAD||148768|
|1977||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Dhanna Singh||M||SAD||262864||Gulzar Singh||M||INC||87553|
|1971||13||Bathinda||(SC)||Bhan Singh Bhaura||M||CPI||138092||Bhagat Singh||M||SAD||119769|
|1967||13||Bathinda||(SC)||K. Singh||M||ADS||150415||D. Singh||M||INC||88783|
|1962||11||Bathinda||(SC)||Dhanna Singh||M||AD||164155||Ajit Singh||M||INC||106134|
|1957||16||Bathinda||(SC)||Hukam Singh||M||INC||257692||Teja Singh||M||CPI||185496|
|1957||16||Bathinda||(SC)||Ajit Singh||M||INC||218742||Ram Singh||M||CPI||145310|
Facts about current sitting MP of Bathinda Constituency
|Name of MP||Harsimrat Kaur Badal|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Shiromani Akali Dal|
|Activities of Harsimrat Kaur Badal in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||N/A|
Note : This MP is a minister. Ministers represent the government in debates, so we do not report their participation.? They do not sign the attendance register, ask questions, or introduce private member bills.(Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 23 Dec 2014.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Bathinda Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Bathinda parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Lambi||Bhucho Mandi (SC)||Bathinda Urban|
|Bathinda Rural (SC)||Talwandi Sabo||Maur|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015