Habbakadal (Jammu And Kashmir) Assembly Constituency Elections


Habbakadal Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

The region of Habbakadal is situated on the banks of Jhelum River. The Habbakadal assembly constituency belongs to parliamentary constituency of Srinagar. The seat of MLA has been a bastion of Kashmiri pandits. 12 kashmiri pandits were in fray in assembly elections of 2008. Migrant votes is what most of the candidates relied on. Shamima Firdous, candidate of JKNC won the elections and is the current MLA. He was victorious over his nearest rival Hira Lal Chatta of BJP. Firdous received 2374 votes over Chatta’s mere 671 votes.


List of Sitting and Previous MLAs of Habbakadal assembly constituency

Below Here year-wise list of MLAs of Habbakadal Assembly Constituency with their party name :

Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Sex Party Votes Runner Up Sex Party Votes
2008 22 Habbakadal GEN Shamima Firdous F JKN 2374 Hira Lal Chatta M BJP 671
2002 22 Habbakadal GEN Raman Mattoo M IND 587 Hira Lal Chatta M BJP 416
1996 22 Habbakadal GEN Piyare Lal Handoo M JKN 5984 Sarla Taploo F BJP 1969
1987 18 Habbakadal GEN P.L. Handoo M JKN 17240 Mushtaq Ahmad M IND 15951
1983 18 Habbakadal GEN Gh. Mohamad Butt M JKN 27745 Piaray Lal Kharihalu M INC 11462
1977 18 Habbakadal GEN Ghulam Mohammad Butt M JKN 16356 Jag Mohini F JNP 14084
1972 17 Habbakadal GEN Ghulam Mohammad Bhat M IND 5069 Tikalal M BJS 3443
1967 17 Habbakadal GEN S. K. Kaul M INC 3486 R. N. Kaul M JKN 1555
1962 47 Habbakadal Srinagar City GEN Durga Prashad Dhar M NC 14495 Ghulam Mohamad Malik M DNC 516