Meerut Cantt. is part of Meerut district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Meerut Lok Sabha constituency. The sitting BJP MLA Satya Narain Agarwal, is seeking a fourth successive term this time. The trading community dominates the constituency but have mixed views on demonetisation despite heavy loss of business in recent months. Following the SP-Congress alliance, the seat has gone to the Congress on which a hotelier, Ramesh Dhingra is contesting. The BSP has fielded a Jat candidate Satyendra Solanki.
MLA: Satya Prakash Agrawal (BJP)
Key rivals: Ramesh Dhingra (Congress), Satendra Solanki (BSP)
Traffic jams and sanitation are a big issue. I promise to solve these issues if I am re-elected. During my term, I have helped to bring new police chowkies, overbridge and the construction of a new medical college.
MLA has tried his best to resolve the issues but due to lack of co-operation from the state government, a lot of projects were left pending.
Election Date: 11/02/17
Result Date: 11/03/17
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