About Darhal Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency
Darhal is a tehsil in Rajauri district of Jammu & Kashmir. The assembly constituency of Darhal belongs to Jammu parliamentary constituency. The seat has mostly been occupied by JKNC or INC. But Zulfkar Ali of PDP won the 2008 assembly elections and is the present MLA. He defeated his nearest rival Mohd Iqbal, an independent candidate. Ali received 19399 votes as against Iqbal's 14858 votes.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Darhal Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Darhal assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||AC No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|2014||82||Darhal||GEN||Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali||M||PDP||24381||Choudhary Liaqat Ali||M||JKNC||19313|
|2008||82||Darhal||GEN||Zulfkar Ali||M||JKPDP ||19399||Mohd Iqbal||M||IND||14858|
|2002||82||Darhal||GEN||Puran Singh||M||IND||11832||Ch. Liaqat Ali||M||JKN||11615|
|1996||82||Darhal||GEN||Ch. Mohd. Hussain||M||JKN||14969||Abdul Rashid Mirza||M||IND||9803|
|1987||72||Darhal||GEN||Mohd. Hussain||M||JKN||28707||Mohd. Sadiq Malik||M||IND||13496|
|1983||72||Darhal||GEN||Bashir Ahmed||M||INC||13435||Mohd. Hussain||M||JKN||11110|
|1977||72||Darhal||GEN||Mohd. Hussain||M||JKN||11433||Abdul Rashid||M||INC||4717|
|1972||72||Darhal||GEN||Abdul Rashid||M||INC||16848||Gulzar Ahmed||M||IND||8073|
|1967||72||Darhal||GEN||M. Hussain||M||INC||13071||R. Lal||M||BJS||3055|
|1962||18||Darhal||GEN||Mohammad Iqbal||M||NC||13601||Adbul Rehman||M||PSP||5550|
Last Updated on March 24, 2020