Charanjit Singh Channi Punjab Assembly Election 2022 Live Result

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    GenderM
    Age58
    DescriptionThe first Dalit CM of Punjab is the Congress’s CM face. Channi, 59, had the support of the Congress high command in the 111 days of his tenure. A third-time MLA from Chamkaur Sahib, Channi was a minister in the Captain Amarinder Singh government. He is contesting from Chamkaur Sahib and Bhadaur. Channi has degrees in business administration, political science and law. While he was one among the first to revolt against Captain, he never skipped a cabinet meeting chaired by him. He was mired in controversy in 2018, when a woman IAS officer accused him of sending an “inappropriate” text.
    EducationPost Graduate
    ProfessionBusiness
    Criminal CasesN
    Total AssetsRs 9.2 crore
    Total LiabilitiesRs 88.4 lakh