Jammu West (Jammu And Kashmir) Assembly Constituency Elections


Jammu West Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

The region of Jammu West is a part of parliamentary constituency of Jammu. The President Jammu West Assembly Movement Sunil Dimple recently demanded district status for the constituency. He said that the region is neglected in terms of law and order, employment and development. Dimple urged the youth for support in his protest. He said that he will stand in the upcoming assembly elections if people wish. Prof Chaman Lal Gupta, candidate of BJP won the assembly elections of 2008. He was victorious over Surinder Singh Shangari, an independent candidate. Gupta received 34288 votes over Shangari’s 21251 votes.


List of Sitting and Previous MLAs of Jammu West assembly constituency

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

Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Sex Party Votes Runner Up Sex Party Votes
2008 73 Jammu West GEN Prof Chaman Lal Gupta M JKN 34288 Surinder Singh Shangari M IND 21251
2002 73 Jammu West GEN Mangat Ram Sharma M INC 25627 Virander Kumar Gupta M IND 17704
1996 73 Jammu West GEN Hans Raj M BJP 22506 Yogesh Sawhney M INC 10068
1987 61 Jammu West (SC) Mangat Ram M INC 16204 Chander Mohan Sharma M BJP 10130
1983 61 Jammu West GEN Rangil Singh M INC 16672 Tilak Raj Sharma M BJP 4331
1977 61 Jammu West GEN Harbans Lal Bhagotra M JNP 10956 Romesh Chander M INC 7599