·Jalandhar Lok Sabha seat has been considered as Congress citadel in the past decade and a half. The SAD last won the seat in 1996. Since then, it has tasted defeat.
·Non- performance of sitting MP Mohinder Singh Kaypee was shifted to neighbouring Hoshiarpur constituency to tide over the anti incumbency factor.
·Tinu keeps a white rosary ‘mala’ in his pocket. “I use it to thank god when I get some moments during hectic schedule.
·With a week left, the wives of the candidates are sweating out with no less zeal to reach to voters. The wives of both the candidates Tinu and Chaudhary adress public meetings daily.
·Karamjit Kaur, former principal of Sports College Jalandhar and wife of Congress nominee, goes to the houselholds of her old students and friends.
· Wherein Tinu’s wife, a housewife looks after Adampur segment which Tinu represents as MLA. She spends first three hours in morning door to door campaigning in city areas and then move to Adampur for rest of the day.