CON­STITUENCY PRIMER

Hindustan Times (Amritsar) - - Punjab -

Lo­cated in the foothills of the Hi­malayas, Gur­daspur shares its bor­der with Pak­istan. Both Beas and Ravi rivers pass through the district and it is on the banks of the Ravi where the his­toric Dar­bar Sahib gur­d­wara in Kar­tarpur stands. The cor­ri­dor will come up at Dera Baba Nanak area of the district. A pre­dom­i­nantly ru­ral seat, it has 11 lakh ru­ral and 3.6 lakh ur­ban vot­ers.

2017 (by­elec­tion): Su­nil Jakhar of Congress by 1.93 lakh

votes

2014 : Vinod Khanna of BJP by 1.4 lakh votes 2009: Par­tap Singh Bajwa of Congress by 80,000 votes

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