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143 file papers from nine Assembly constituenciesBJP candidate Mahinder Bhagat holds a road show during the filing of nomination papers in Jalandhar. Tribune Photos: Malkiat Singh
Punjab polls 2017

143 file papers from nine Assembly constituencies

19 Jan 2017 | 10:01 AM

Jalandhar: As many as 143 candidates have filed nomination papers from the nine Assembly segments of Jalandhar. Former Congress mayor Surinder Mahey filed papers as an Independent from Jalandhar West.

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Tribune News Service

Jalandhar, January 18

As many as 143 candidates have filed nomination papers from the nine Assembly segments of Jalandhar. Former Congress mayor Surinder Mahey filed papers as an Independent from Jalandhar West. Various new parties have emerged all of a sudden in the elections.

Candidates in fray:

Jalandhar North

  • KD Bhandari (BJP)
  • Avtar Singh Junior (INC)
  • Gulshan Sharma (AAP)
  • Naresh Gupta (APP)
  • Hardwari Lal (BSP)
  • Kewal Bhatti (Bahujan Mukti Party)
  • Alka Yadav (Independent)
  • Gaurav Luthra (Independent)
  • Antarjot Singh (Krantikari Yuva Party)
  • Kewal Singh Bhasulla (Hindustan Shakti Sena)
  • Surinder Singh Arora (Nationalist Congress Party)
  • Anil Kumar (Independent)

Jalandhar Central

  • Manoranjan Kalia (BJP)
  • Rajinder Beri (INC)
  • Dr Sanjeev Sharma (AAP)
  • Navjot Singh (APP)
  • Ranvir Singh (Nationalist Congress Party)
  • Madan Bhatti (BSP)
  • Tarandip Singh from (All India Trinamool Congress)
  • Rohit Joshi (Shiv Sena)
  • Vikram Kuljit Singh (Krantikari Yuva Party)
  • Rajeshwar Kumar (Independent)
  • Parvinder Singh Cheema (SAD-A)

Jalandhar West

  • Sushil Rinku (INC)
  • Mahinder Bhagat (BJP)
  • Paramjit (BSP)
  • Darshan Bhagat (AAP)
  • Joti (BSP)
  • Jugal Kishore (APP)
  • Surinder Mahey (Independent)
  • Subhash Goria (Shiv Sena)
  • Raj Kumar (Independent)
  • Mitlesh Kumar (Independent)

Phillaur

  • Vikramjit Singh Chaudhary (INC)
  • Baldev Khaira (SAD)
  • Harjinder Kaur (BSP)
  • Sanjay Kumar (Lok Insaaf Party)
  • Paramjit Singh (Revolutionary Marxist Party of India)
  • Jagan Nath (Independent)
  • Balwinder Singh (Bharatiya Republican Paksh)
  • Yadwinder Singh (Independent)
  • Desraj Mal (Independent)
  • Faqir Chand (Independent)
  • Kamal Azad (Independent)
  • Sompal (Independent)

Nakodar

  • Sarwan Singh (AAP)
  • Jagbir Brar (INC)
  • Gurpartap Wadala (SAD)
  • Gurbinder Atwal (Independent)
  • Taranpal Singh (BSP)
  • Santokh Singh (Revolutionary Marxist Party of India)
  • Inderjit Kaur (BSP-A)
  • Kusum Sharma (Independent)
  • Gurmel Singh (APP)
  • Manjit Kaur (Independent)

Shahkot

  • Ajit Singh Kohar (SAD)
  • Dr Amarjit Singh Thind (AAP)
  • Hardev Laddi (INC)
  • Charanjit Kumar (BSP)
  • Tara Singh (BSP-A)
  • Sulakhan Singh (SAD-A)
  • Bachitar Singh (CPM)
  • Gurbax Kaur (Ind)
  • Harshdeep Singh (APP)
  • Gurcharan Singh (Indian Krantikari Lehar)
  • Harbinder Ram (Rashtriya Krantikari Samajwadi Party)

Kartarpur

  • Chandan Grewal (AAP)
  • Satpal (SAD)
  • Chaudhary Surinder Singh (INC)
  • Balwinder Kumar (BSP)
  • Gurmukh Singh (Democratic Bharatiya Samaj Party)
  • Balvir Kaur (Rashtriya Krantikari Samajwadi Party)
  • Kashmir Singh (Independent)
  • Hari Singh (Independent)
  • Paramjot Singh (BSP-A)
  • Usha Mahi (Independent)
  • Lubhaya Ram (Independent)
  • Jeewan Kalyan (Independent)

Jalandhar Cantonment

  • Pargat Singh Powar (INC)
  • Amrik Bagri (BSP)
  • Sarabjit Makkar (SAD)
  • HS Walia (AAP)
  • Gurmukh Singh (SAD-A)
  • Dharam Pal (BSP-A)
  • Narinder Singh (APP)
  • Harvinder Singh (Democratic Party of India-A)
  • Rajinderpal Singh Randhawa (Independent)
  • Manjit Singh (Bharatiya Republican Paksh)
  • Pardeep Kumar (Independent)

Adampur

  • Hans Raj Rana (AAP)
  • Pawan Tinu (SAD)
  • Mahinder Kaypee (INC)
  • Sewa Singh (BSP)
  • Vinod Kumar (Democratic Bharatiya Samaj Party)
  • Manjit Kaur (Jai Jawan Jai Kisan Party)
  • Gurdial Bains (CPI-ML Liberation)
  • Nirma Singh Bolina (SAD-A)
  • Surkit Singh from Bhartiya Republican Paksh

Phagwara

  • Joginder Singh Mann (INC)
  • Jarnail Nangal (AAP)
  • Som Parkash (BJP)
  • Surinder Dhanda (BSP)
  • Ashwani Kumar (Independent)
  • Tirath Ram (Bahujan Mukti Party)
  • Tulsi Ram (BSP-A)

Kapurthala

  • Paramjit Pamma (SAD)
  • Rana Gurjit Singh (INC)
  • Sukhwant Padda (AAP)
  • Jaswant Singh (BSP)
  • Manoj Kumar (BSP-A)
  • Narinder Singh (SAD-A)
  • Manok Kumar Nahar (BSP-A)
  • Satish Kumar Nahar (Rashtriya Krantikari Samajwadi Party)
  • Kulwant Singh (Independent)
  • Sandeep Bajaj (Independent)

Sultanpur Lodhi

  • Upinderjit Kaur (SAD)
  • Sajjan Singh Cheema (AAP)
  • Navtej Singh Cheema (INC)
  • Navtej Singh Cheema (Independent)
  • Piara Singh (BSP)
  • Balwant Singh (BSP-A)
  • Lakhwinder Singh (Independent)
  • Nirmal Singh (Independent)
  • Gurjot Singh (Independent)
  • Mukhtiar Singh (SAD-A)
  • Surat Singh (APP)
  • Baldev Singh (RMPI)

Bholath

  • Sukhpal Khaira (AAP)
  • Bhupinder Singh (SAD)
  • Ranjit Singh Rana (INC)
  • Gurbinder Singh (APP)
  • Satpal (BSP)
  • Raman Kumar (NCP)
  • Rajinder Singh (SAD-A)
  • Satpal Keemti (Democratic Party of India-Ambedkar)
  • Gurdeep Singh (Democratic Bharatiya Samaj Party)
  • Gurbinder Singh (APP)

Congress on a weak wicket in Bholath

19 Jan 2017 | 10:01 AM

JALANDHAR: The failure of the Congress in filling a vacuum left in Bholath by its leader Sukhpal Khaira, who is now Aam Aadmi Party candidate from the seat, has visibly put the party on a weak wicket from the constituency for the coming Assembly elections.

To get people-friendly policies implemented is Bilga’s agenda

To get people-friendly policies implemented is Bilga’s agenda

19 Jan 2017 | 10:02 AM

JALANDHAR: For leftist candidate of the Revolutionary Marxist Party of India (RMPI) from Nakodar Santokh Singh Bilga (51), reaching out party’s message to people is more important than winning the Assembly elections.

Mahinder submits papers, Sampla joins campaign

19 Jan 2017 | 2:14 AM

JALANDHAR: Mahinder Bhagat (59), son of Punjab Cabinet minister Bhagat Chunni Lal, filed his nomination papers from the Jalandhar (West) constituency amid much pomp and show in the presence of his supporters today.

Over 15 lakh to cast their vote in district

19 Jan 2017 | 10:02 AM

JALANDHAR: A total of 15,45,240 voters from the nine Assembly constituencies of the district would exercise their right to vote during the upcoming Assembly elections, said District Electoral Officer Kamal Kishore Yadav.

Teachers’ union to boycott SAD-BJP candidates

Teachers’ union to boycott SAD-BJP candidates

19 Jan 2017 | 2:14 AM

JALANDHAR: Teachers under the banner of the SSA/RMSA Teachers’ Union have announced to boycott the SAD-BJP candidates in the upcoming Assembly elections.

12 candidates in poll fray in Phagwara

19 Jan 2017 | 10:02 AM

PHAGWARA: Eight candidates including sitting MLA Som Parkash filed their nomination papers for the Assembly elections in Phagwara today, the last date for the filing of nominations before SDM Balbir Raj Singh, the Returning Officer, here today.

from schools & colleges

Seminar on teaching methodology

19 Jan 2017 | 2:14 AM

Innocent Hearts School in Green Model Town conducted a seminar for teachers on the topic “Teaching methodology andclass management”.

Police install nakas in rural areas

19 Jan 2017 | 2:14 AM

JALANDHAR: Keeping in view the Assembly elections in the state, the Jalandhar Rural police have installed nearly four round-the-clock police check posts in every constituency that would remain functional till the election process is over.

Briefs

Cash looted

19 Jan 2017 | 2:14 AM

Phagwara: Some unidentified robbers snatched a scooter and cash worth Rs 1,500 from Gurkamal Singh of Bhularai village on Tuesday night.

Kalia  brought development projects like rly overbridge, flyover to his areaKnow your Candidate: Manoranjan Kalia from Jalandhar (Central) constituency

Kalia brought development projects like rly overbridge, flyover to his area

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: Logo: Know your candidate: - Manoranjan Kalia from Jalandhar (Central) constituency

Ten voter facilitation centres set up in district

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: In view of the ensuing Punjab Assembly polls, the district election authorities have set up 10 facilitation centres from which voters can get information regarding their votes and polling booths telephonically.

Realtor Makkar has properties worth Rs 57 cr

Realtor Makkar has properties worth Rs 57 cr

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) candidate from Jalandhar Cantonment Sarbjeet Makkar today sprung a surprise as he came to file his nomination papers along with the SAD district president Gurcharan Singh Channi.

ED files complaint in court

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: The zonal office of the Enforcement Directorate (ED), Jalandhar, filed a prosecution complaint against Navdeep Singh and Sarabjit Singh in the Court of District and Sessions Judge, Jalandhar, which has been admitted.

From aam to khaas, cavalcades show AAP candidates have come a long way

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: The Lok Sabha polls had seen the AAP registering its presence in Punjab as a party of the common man.

Bhandari, Kalia file nomination

Bhandari, Kalia file nomination

18 Jan 2017 | 1:44 AM

JALANDHAR: It was a show of strength for both defending BJP MLAs Manoranjan Kalia (Central) and KD Bhandari from Jalandhar (North) as they came walking to the offices of their respective returning officers for filing their nomination papers.

Traders get tips on Goods and Services Tax enrolment

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: A meeting was conducted today by Daljit Kaur, Deputy Commissioner, Central Excise and Service Tax Division-I, Jalandhar and Dr Mandeep Kumar Batish, Assistant Commissioner, Central Excise and Service Tax, Division-II, Jalandhar, for sensitising the trade and service tax assessees about the immediate need for migration of their existing registration to Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Cong’s Joginder Mann files nomination

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

PHAGWARA: Former minister Joginder Singh Maan today filed his nomination from the Phagwara (reserve) Assembly constituency as the Congress candidate before Phagwara SDM Balbir Raj Singh, the returning officer for the constituency.

Youth booked for raping minor

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: The Phillaur police today booked a 20-year-old youth from Gana village for kidnapping and raping a minor girl living in the same village.

Entrepreneurship awareness campaign

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

‘FORGET CASH: The Apeejay Institute of Management Technical Campus is organising a three-day ‘entrepreneurship awareness campaign’, which began on Tuesday.

Notice to govt primary schoolDhiyan di Lohri

Notice to govt primary school

18 Jan 2017 | 1:43 AM

JALANDHAR: While notices to parties for code violations are common, the Election Commission (EC) here has issued a notice to a local school for celebrating “Dhiyan di Lohri”.

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