Representation of Sandhole in HP Vidhan Sabha and Lok Sabha
Parliamentary Constituency: Hamirpur (previously part of Mandi)
Assembly Constituency: Dharampur
Lok Sabha Representation:
Till 2008 (Fourteenth Lok Sabha) Sandhole was the part of Mandi Parliamentary contituency. In the Fourteenth Lok Sabha Sandhole was represented by Smt. Pratibha Singh Cong(I), spouse of Shri Virbhadra Singh.
But after the delimitation process of 2008 Sandhole is the party of Hamirpur constituency.
Lok Sabha 2014 - Mr Anurag Thakur of BJP, won third straight time.
Mr Anurag Thakur of BJP, son of Prem Kumar Dhumal has won the year 2009 election. Anurag Thakur defeated his nearest rival, Narinder Thakur of the Congress, son of Late Thakur Jagdev Chand by more than 72 thousand votes. This second consecutive win for him. He had also won the by-election in May 2008 by 174,666 votes, defeating Congress candidate O.P. Rattan.
Hamirpur previously represented by
Before 2008 Sandhole was part of Mandi and it was represented by
HP Vidhan Sabha - Dharampur respresentation:
Dharampur Assembly Constituency is represented by Thakur Mahender Singh, BHARATIYA JANATA PARTY.
Profile: Son of late Shri Bali Ram; born at Richhli, Distt. Mandi on 22nd February 1950 ; Under-Graduate; educated at Merrut (UP); married to Smt. Parmila Devi; one son and two daughters; Ex-Serviceman and Horticulturist. Involved in construction of temples and helping poor labours.
Elected to State Legislative Assembly in February 1990 as an Independent; elected again in 1993 as Congress candidate, in 1998 on H.V.C. ticket, in 2003 as Lok Tantrik Morcha (H.P.) candidate, and in 2007 on B.J.P. ticket. He has a unique record of being elected to the Assembly in five consective electionss, on five different election symbols. He extended his record by winning this seat in year 2013 election for sixth time.
He was cabinets minister in the Prof Dhumal led BJP govt. He held the portfolio Transport department from 2009-2012. He also remained as a Cabinet Minister during his previous term 1998-2003 and held various portfolios including Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Excise and Taxation and PWD during the 1998 - 2001.
Complete list of MLA's who have represented Dharampur (Sandhole) in HP Vidhan Sabha
KASHMIR SINGH CONG DHARAMPUR-58 - SECOND LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY-(1967-1972)