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Brief Biography

Captain Amarinder Singh of Congress is MP from Amritsar lok saha seat. He won by a margin of 102770 votes and Arun Jaitley of BJP was the trailing candidate. He is a former chief minister of Punjab. Here it is interesting to note that Arun Jaitley is the current finance minister of India. Captain Amarinder Singh is an Indian politician affiliated to the Indian National Congress. He is the head of the royal family of the erstwhile State of Patiala. He is the Incumbent Chief Minister of Punjab. Captain Amarinder Singh, 75 was sworn in as the 26th Chief Minister of Punjab on 16th of March 2017. He took the oath of office along with nine ministers. He won his seat from Patiala. Amarinder Singh a former Armyman is also the president of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee. He has also been the Chief Minister of Punjab from 2002-2007.