Sangrur 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
All four AAP MPs, who were elected from Punjab in the recently concluded Lok Sabha election, met party chief Arvind Kejriwal to discuss the party's strategy in the state, said a party leader. The newly-elected MPs : actor-comedian Bhagwant Mann (Sangrur), Sadhu Singh (Faridkot), Harinder Singh Khalsa (Fatehgarh Sahib) and Dharam Vira Gandhi (Patiala), met Kejriwal at his residence tp discuss the party's next course of action in Punjab. Source: IANS
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
Nearly 14 % voters exercised their roght to vote till 10 AM in 13 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab where minor clashes broke out between Akali Dal and Congress workers in Moga and Amritsar.
Sangrur Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election ResultsTable showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Sangrur.
|2014||SAD||Runner Up||Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa||321516|
|2009||INC||Winner||Singla,Shri Vijay Inder||358670|
Sangrur Parliamentary Constituency was formed before the 1951 elections and is one of the 13 parliamentary constituencies of Punjab. The Sangrur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 12) consists of 1,251,401 number of electorates in totality, of these 660,913 are males and 590,488 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests.
Quick facts for Sangrur
|No. of Electorals||660913||590488||1251401|
It consists of nine Vidhan Sabha segments of which three are reserved for the SC category. The city of Sangrur is the centre of administration of the Sangrur District and is located at the intersection of the roads which connect Jalandhar and Rewari, at a distance of 80 kms from Ludhiana and about 48 kms from Patiala. It stands at an elevation of over 232 metres. District Sangrur sprawls over an area of 3,625 sq kms.
According to 2001 census data, the total population of Sangrur city was over 78,717, 11% of which was below six years of age. 54% of the population consists of males and the sex ratio of the city is 885 females for every 1,000 males. Sikhs have a 70% majority and the rest comprises of Hindus, Christians and Muslims with Punjabi being the widely used language. An average literacy rate of 72%, of which male literacy rate is 75% and female literacy rate is 68% can be found here. Sangrur has public and private schools and also houses many colleges offering degrees in various fields. Its economy is mostly based on agriculture. National Highways NH-64 and NH-71 pass through the city.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Sangrur Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Sangrur 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 Sangrur constituency is Shri Bhagwant Mann of AAP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||12||Sangrur||GEN||Bhagwant Mann||M||AAP||533237||Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa||M||SAD||321516|
|2009||12||Sangrur||GEN||Singla,Shri Vijay Inder||M||INC||358670||Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa||M||SAD||317798|
|2004||10||Sangrur||GEN||Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa||M||SAD||286828||Arvind Khanna||M||INC||259551|
|1999||10||Sangrur||GEN||Simranjit Singh Mann||M||SAD(M)||298846||Surjit Singh Barnala||M||SAD||212529|
|1998||10||Sangrur||GEN||Surjit Singh Barnala||M||SAD||297393||Simranjit Singh Mann||M||SAD(M)||215228|
|1996||10||Sangrur||GEN||Surjit Singh Barnala||M||SAD||238131||Simranjit Singh Mann||M||SAD(M)||162479|
|1992||10||Sangrur||GEN||Gurcharan Singh Dadahoor||M||INC||43908||Chand Singh Chopra||M||CPM||38610|
|1989||10||Sangrur||GEN||Rajdev Singh||M||SAD(M)||242443||Chand Singh||M||CPM||137900|
|1985||10||Sangrur||GEN||Balwant Singh Ramuwalia||M||SAD||288208||Hardev Singh||M||INC||165539|
|1980||11||Sangrur||GEN||Gurcharan Singh Dadahoor||M||INC(I)||234264||Surjit Singh Barnala||M||SAD||226649|
|1977||10||Sangrur||GEN||Surjit Singh Barnala||M||SAD||291371||Ranjit Singh||M||INC||126322|
|1971||12||Sangrur||GEN||Teja Singh||M||CPI||115708||Baldev Singh||M||SAD||115498|
|1967||12||Sangrur||GEN||N. Kaur||M||ADS||174371||R. Singh||M||INC||76159|
|1962||22||Sangrur||GEN||Ranjit Singh||M||INC||133018||Pritam Singh||M||IND||115749|
Facts about current sitting MP of Sangrur Constituency
|Name of MP||Bhagwant Mann|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Aam Aadmi Party|
|Educational Qualification||Under Graduate|
|Activities of Bhagwant Mann in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Sangrur Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Sangrur parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Bhadaur (SC)||Barnala||Mehal Kalan (SC)|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015