BJP MP Sunny Deol appoints ‘representative’ to Gurdaspur constituency; Congress MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa calls it ‘betrayal’
Bollywood actor and MP Sunny Deol has appointed Gurpreet Singh Palheri, a writer and line producer as his 'representative' to the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency. Deol appointed him to 'attend meetings and follow important matters' in Parliamentary constituency, Gurdaspur. Deol became MP after defeating Congress' Sunil Jakhar with a margin of 82,459 votes in the Lok Sabha polls.
Party candidate Mullappally Ramachandran won from the constituency in the Lok Sabha election of 2009 and 2014.
In 2014, CPI made a comeback over Congress in Thrissur when CN Jayadevan won a majority.
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Congress took over the Thiruvananthapuram constituency with Shashi Tharoor’s win in both 2009 and 2014 elections.
ET Muhammed Basheer has been the sitting MP since the 2009 Lok Sabha election, belonging to IUML.
Congress candidate Anto Antony Punnathaniyil won a second time in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
While NN Krishnadas was two-time MP since 1999, MB Rajesh won the Palakkad seat in 2009 and 2014 elections. Both belong to CPM.
Congress' Kodikkunnil Suresh won the election in 2009. He won the seat again in the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
In both 2009 and 2014, E Ahamed from the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) won the election in Malappuram.
Since 2009, Congress leader MK Raghavan has been the sitting MP in the Kozhikode constituency.
The Kottayam seat is currently vacant because its former party president, KM Mani, was nominated to the Rajya Sabha.
NK Premachandran from the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) defeated CPM heavyweight MA Baby to win the seat in the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
While T Govindan was the MP in 1999, P Karunakaran has been a three-time sitting MP since the 2004 Lok Sabha election.
In 2009, Congress tasted success when candidate K Sudhakaran won the election in Kannur. But CPM made a comeback in 2014 with the win of PK Sreemathi Teacher.
In 2014, independent candidate Joice George won a 46.60 majority and won the Lok Sabha election.
Both in 2009 and 2014 Congress candidate KV Thomas was elected MP in Ernakulam during the Lok Sabha Election.
KP Dhanapalam of Congress won the first Lok Sabha election for the constituency in 2009. Thereafter, independent candidate Innocent won the election in 2014.
A Sampath of the CPM has been the sitting MP since the 2009 Lok Sabha election
Since the formation of the Alathur constituency, the CPM has held sway. PK Biju has been the elected MP since 2009.
State Congress general secretary KC Venugopal won the election in the 2009 and 2014 Lok Sabha election, now called Alappuzha