Amrik Singh Dhillon is a member of the Punjab Legislative Assembly from the constituency of Samrala. He contested elections from Samrala four times and won the same thrice (1997, 2002, 2012). He is a member of the Indian National Congress. He was born on 02-05-1942 at Samrala, district Ludhiana. Name of his father is Sardar Chuhar Singh Dhillon.
Samrala is a municipal council in Ludhiana district. It is about 35 km east of the district headquarters Ludhiana, on the highway to Chandigarh. Samrala is a Class III municipality. As of 2011 Census, Samrala had a population of 17,610. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Samrala has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 68%. In Samrala, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age. The town has a mixed Hindu-Sikh population.