Karnah (Jammu And Kashmir) Assembly Constituency Elections


Karnah Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

The region of Karnah is an administrative tehsil in the district of Kupwara of Jammu & Kashmir. The Karnah tehsil consists of 58 villages. The region is vital for the country for geo-strategic interests. The Karnah assembly constituency falls under Lok Sabha constituency of Baramulla. The seat of MLA has been occupied by candidate of Jammu & Kashmir National Conference since 1987. Kafil Ur Rehman won the assembly elections of 2008 for the 3rd consecutive time and is the current MLA. He was victorious over Ab Rehman Bhadana of JKANC.


List of Sitting and Previous MLAs of Karnah assembly constituency

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

Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Sex Party Votes Runner Up Sex Party Votes
2008 1 Karnah GEN Kafil Ur Rehman M JKN 4110 Ab Rehman Bhadana M JKANC 2962
2002 1 Karnah GEN Kafil-U-Rehman M JKN 8707 Mohd Sikander Khan M INC 6719
1996 1 Karnah GEN Kafeel-U-Rehman M JKN 10739 Ab. Rahman Badana M JD 4311
1987 1 Karnah GEN Shrief-Ud Din Shariq M JKN 20269 Abdul Rashid Mirchl M JKP 14844
1983 1 Karnah GEN Abdul Gani Lone M JKP 15407 Gulam Qadar Mir M JKN 12194
1977 1 Karnah GEN Ghulam Qadir Mir M JKN 12357 Mohd. Yunus M INC 7641
1972 1 Karnah GEN Mohd Yaseen Shah M IND 10310 Mohd. Yunis M INC 9652
1967 1 Karnah GEN M. Younas M INC Uncontested
1962 72 Karnah GEN Mohd. Yunis Khan M NC Uncontested