Punjab Legislative Assembly

DARSHAN SINGH BRAR

(INDIAN NATIONAL CONGRESS)
Constituency: 72 - BAGHA PURANA -2017
Correspondent Address:
Permanent Address: V.P.O. Khote, Teh. Nihal singh wala, Distt. Moga
Mobile Number: 01636-286250,98144-66618,99159-08800
Email: darshansinghbrar[dot]pvs[at]punjab[dot]gov[dot]in

Personal Information

Father's Name
: S. Nikka Singh Brar
Mother's Name
: Smt. Har Kaur
Date of Birth
: 1947-07-01
Place of Birth
: Village Khote, Moga
Spouse Name
: Smt. Amarjeet Kaur Brar
Children
: Two Sons and Two Daughters
Profession
: Agriculture
Fields of Interest
: Politics
Travels/Countries Visited
:
Languages Known
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Elected to the Punjab Vidhan Sabha in 1992 from Jagraon Constituency and again from Bagha Purana Constituency in 2007 and  2017. Started mainstream political career and became President of the District Youth Congress in 1978 and thereafter became Secretary Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee in 1991. Contested MLA's election for the first time in 1985 from Bagha Purana Constituency but lost; remained Chairman of the Punjab Agro Corporation in 1993, became State Minister during the Chief Mininstership of S. Harcharan Singh Brar and thereafter during the Chief Ministership of Smt. Rajinder Kaur Bhatthal. Thereafter, lost two consecutive elections from Jagraon Constituency in 1997 and 2002 and then won the 2007 election from Bhagha Purana Constituency. Lost the next election from Baghpurana Constituency in 2012 but again won from the same Constituency in 2017. In the intervening period, remained President of the District Congress Committee (Rural), Ludhiana; thereafter, became General Secretary of PPCC in 1998 and then Vice President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee; became President of the District Congress Committee, Moga in 2014 and now the General Secretary, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee since 2017.  Also remained Member as well as Chairman of various Committees of Punjab Vidhan Sabha. Presently, Member of Committee on Subordinate Legislation of Punjab Vidhan Sabha (2018-19).

ELECTION RESULT

Total Electors: 168398

Votes Polled: 137153

Sr. No. Candidate Name Sex Age Category Party Total Votes Polled
1 DARSHAN SINGH BRAR M 68 GEN INC 48668
2 GURBINDER SINGH KANG M 63 GEN AAAP 41418
3 TIRATH SINGH MAHLA M 51 GEN SAD 41283
4 PARMINDER SINGH M 45 GEN IND 3931
5 MANDER SINGH M 42 SC BSP 871
6 NIRMAL SINGH M 63 SC NAIP 610
7 SUKHDEV RAJ M 48 GEN OP 372
TurnOut Total: 137153