The constituency got here into existence forward of the 2012 Assembly elections. AAP candidate Amarjit Singh Sandoa registered victory within the 2017 elections however the social gathering needed to sit within the Opposition. Sandoa joined the ruling Congress within the run-up to the 2019 General Election, claiming it might assist him undertake growth works within the space. Things, nevertheless, failed to enhance and the MLA returned to AAP.
The inner roads within the rural areas are in a poor situation. The principal highway in Giani Zail Singh Nagar, from Radha Swami Satsang Ghar to Congress Bhawan, is riddled with potholes. A bridge on the seasonal river between Purkhali and Bidrakh villages stays a distant dream for locals. The residents are but to get a bus stand constructing within the city as development work couldn’t be began regardless of earmarking of land a number of years in the past close to the Police Lines.
A mission to empty the water emanating from the sewage remedy plant additionally remained a non-starter resulting in stagnation in open areas close to the IIT campus.