Sunny Deol wins his debut Lok Sabha election by 80,000 votes

Nation Next Newsroom | May 23, 2019 22:30

Actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol

Popular actor Sunny Deol, who joined BJP ahead of Lok Sabha Elections 2019, has won the Gurdaspur seat from Punjab for BJP by more than 80,000 votes.

Deol defeated his closest competitor Congress’ Sunil Jakhar by 82, 459 votes. While Deol received 5, 58,719 votes with his vote share being 50.61%, Jakhar received 4, 76,260 votes with his vote share being 43.14%.