Ludhiana Lok Sabha 2019

Ludhiana lok sabha constituency is one of the 13 lok sabha seats in Punjab and its constituency number is 7. As of April 2019, Ravneet Singh Bittu of Congress is the MP of Ludhiana. The date of polling for next elections for this seat is Sunday, 19 May 2019. On this page, we will provide you information about candidates from Ludhiana lok sabha seat in 2019, member of parliament from this constituency and other important details about the Ludhiana lok sabha elections 2019.

MP of Ludhiana 2019

As of April 2019, Ravneet Singh Bittu of Congress is the current MP of Ludhiana lok sabha seat. He won from this seat during the last general elections held in April-May 2014. He got total 300459 votes and won by a margin of 19598 votes. Harvinder Singh Phoolka of AAP was at the second place and got 280750 votes. Manpreet Singh Ayali of Shiromani Akali Dal was at third position with 256590 votes. Here is a graphical view of the votes obtained by first three candidates:
Ludhiana MP
In Ludhiana lok sabha constituency, the voting for general elections 2014 was held on 30 April, 2014. The constituency recorded a voting percentage of 70.22%. The counting of votes began on 16 May, 2014 and the results were announced on the same day. Do you think that Congress will be able to retain this seat in 2019 elections also and its candidate Ravneet Singh Bittu will become MP from this constituency? Soon the election results will be out and people's verdict will be clear.
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Lok Sabha Candidates from Ludhiana

In this section, we have given the list of main contestants from Ludhiana lok sabha seat.

Akali Candidate from Ludhiana - Mahesh Inder Singh Grewal is Shiromani Akali Dal candidate from Ludhiana. He is a senior leader of Akali dal and a former cabinet minister of Punjab. In the last elections held in 2014, Manpreet Singh Ayali represented Akali dal but he came at the third position.

Congress Candidate from Ludhiana - Ravneet Singh Bittu is the Congress candidate from Ludhiana lok sabha constituency. He is also the sitting MP from this seat, who won in 2014 elections by a margin of 19598 votes and Harvinder Singh Phoolka of AAP was the trailing candidate.

AAP Candidate from Ludhiana - AAP has announced Prof Tejpal Singh as its candidate from Ludhiana. This 32 year old young politician holds a PhD in Jail Management and a Master’s degree in police administration. In the last elections, H.S. Phoolka of AAP gave a tough competition and lost by less than 20 thousand votes. But he has resigned from AAP and not participating in active politics.

PDA Candidate from Ludhiana - Simarjit Singh Bains of Lok Insaf Party (LIP) is another main contenstant from this seat. He is a sitting MLA from Atam Nagar assembly constituency.
LIP is part of Punjab Democratic Alliance which comprises Sukhpal Singh Khaira-led Punjab Ekta Party (PEP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Lok Insaaf Party (LIP), Punjab Manch led by suspended AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi, CPI and the Revolutionary Marxist Party of India (RMPI).

Vidhan Sabha seats under Ludhiana

There are 9 assembly segments (Vidhan Sabha seats) in the Ludhiana lok sabha constituency. The last elections for Punjab Vidhan Sabha were held in Feb-March 2017. Out of these 9 assembly segments, 5 are represented by Congress, 2 each by LIP and AAP. Akali dal could not win any seat out of these 9 seats. Also note that AAP and LIP had a pre-poll alliance during these elections, but they are contesting separately in the coming Lok Sabha elections. The table below shows a list of assembly constituencies under Ludhiana parliamentary constituency. The name of MLA alongwith political party is also given.
  • Ludhiana East MLA
    Constituency Number : 60
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Ludhiana East: Sanjeev Talwar
    Party : Congress
  • Ludhiana South MLA
    Constituency Number : 61
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Ludhiana South: Balwinder Singh Bains
    Party : LIP
  • Atam Nagar MLA
    Constituency Number : 62
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Atam Nagar: Simarjit Singh Bains
    Party : LIP
  • Ludhiana Central MLA
    Constituency Number : 63
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Ludhiana Central: Surinder Kumar Dabar
    Party : Congress
  • Ludhiana West MLA
    Constituency Number : 64
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Ludhiana West: Bharat Bhushan Ashu
    Party : Congress
  • Ludhiana North MLA
    Constituency Number : 65
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Ludhiana North: Rakesh Kumar Pandey
    Party : Congress
  • Gill MLA
    Constituency Number : 66
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Gill: Kuldeep Singh Vaid
    Party : Congress
  • Dakha MLA
    Constituency Number : 68
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Dakha: Harvinder Singh Phoolka
    Party : AAP
  • Jagraon MLA
    Constituency Number : 70
    District : Ludhiana
    MLA from Jagraon: Sarvjit Kaur Manuke
    Party : AAP

Ludhiana MP 2009

During the earlier general elections held in 2009 for 15th Lok Sabha, Munish Tiwari was elected MP from Ludhiana parliament seat. He is a senior Congress leader. In the 2019 elections, he is contesting from Anandpur Sahib constituency.

Related Pages:
MP of Punjab
Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Punjab MLA List
Punjab Assembly Constituency List, Vidhan Sabha Halke