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Rajkot Lok Sabha Elections

Rajkot Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in the western state of Gujarat and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Rajkot constituency covers seven assembly segments – Tankara, Wankaner, Rajkot Purva, Rajkot West, Rajkot Dakshin, Rajkot Gramya and Jasdan.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Kundariya Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai, of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – roared to victory by winning with a margin of over 2.46 lakh votes. He had defeated Kunvarjibhai Mohanbhai Bavaliya of the Indian National Congress (INC). Kalyanjibhai had secured 621524 votes while Kunvarjibhai got 375096 votes.

The voter turnout figure was at 63.89 percent across 1690 polling stations.

Some of the other candidates in the fray were Jivanbhai Parmar of the Bahujan Samaj Party and Ankur Amrutkumar Dhameliya(Patel) of the Aam Aadmi Party.

In the year 2009, Kunvarjibhai Bavaliya of the INC managed to secure his winning position by getting over 24 thousand votes against BJP's Kirankumar Patel. While Bavaliya got 307553 seats, Patel secured 282818 seats.

Other members in the fray were Mehulkumar Dhedhi Daleechandbhai Lirabhai (PATEL) of the BSP and Dr. Zakirhusen Mathakiya who was an Independent.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Kundaria Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai BJP

Won

758645
Kagathara Lalitbhai INC

Lost

390238
Nota NOTA

Lost

18318
Vijay Parmar BSP

Lost

15388
Rakesh Patel IND

Lost

4243
Dengada Pravinbhai Meghjibhai IND

Lost

2166
Jaspalsinh Mahaveersinh Tomar IND

Lost

1596
Amardas B. Desani IND

Lost

1392
Chitroda Nathalal (Chitroda Sir) IND

Lost

1169
Chauhan Manojbhai Pravinbhai IND

Lost

1146
J. B. Chauhan IND

Lost

970

Rajkot News

Watch: Bull goes on rampage, attacks two men one after the other in Rajkot

Watch: Bull goes on rampage, attacks two men one after the other in Rajkot

In a video of the incident, the bull can be seen running towards a man who was riding a cycle. The man got lost his balance and fell off the cycle.

Jun 19, 2019, 18:01 PM IST
Rajkot Lok Sabha Constituency of Gujarat: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Rajkot Lok Sabha Constituency of Gujarat: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Rajkot Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.   

Apr 11, 2019, 11:35 AM IST
Rajkot Lok Sabha Constituency

Rajkot Lok Sabha Constituency

Rajkot constituency covers seven assembly segments –  Tankara, Wankaner, Rajkot Purva, Rajkot West, Rajkot Dakshin, Rajkot Gramya and Jasdan.

Apr 10, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
PUBG Mobile game faces ban in Surat, gets tagged as 'harmful, negative'

PUBG Mobile game faces ban in Surat, gets tagged as 'harmful, negative'

The ban on the game will come into effect from March 9. 

Mar 07, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Mobile reporter: Meet Rajkot's Group 'Samju Desi' fighting against Noise Pollution

In this segment of Mobile Reporter Zee News brings to you stories that will keep you motivated throughout your day. Meet Rajkot's Group 'Samju Desi' fighting against Noise Pollution

Dec 27, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Caught on camera: Gas balloon blasts in Gujarat's Rajkot

A gas balloon blasted in Gujarat's Rajkot on Tuesday. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 26, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Hindu Dharam Sabha organized in Rajkot; Ram Mandir issue discussed

A two-day closed-door dharm sabha led by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat began in Gujarat’s Rajkot city. Ram Mandir issue was mainly discussed.

Dec 22, 2018, 10:04 AM IST
Rajkot girl robs own house of lakhs to fund boyfriend's pilot training course

Rajkot girl robs own house of lakhs to fund boyfriend's pilot training course

Priyanka vandalised the house to make it look like a burglary. The incident took place on November 29.

Dec 17, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
India vs West Indies, 1st Test Day 3: India win by an innings and 272 runs, go 1-0 up in test series

India vs West Indies, 1st Test Day 3: India win by an innings and 272 runs, go 1-0 up in test series

India take on West Indies on Day 3 of the 1st Test at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot on Saturday. 

Oct 06, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Debutant Prithvi Shaw hits sparkling ton against West Indies as India dominate on Day 1

Debutant Prithvi Shaw hits sparkling ton against West Indies as India dominate on Day 1

Teenage batting prospect Prithvi Shaw struck a breezy century on debut to put hosts India on course for a big first-innings total in the opening test against West Indies at Rajkot on Thursday.

Oct 04, 2018, 20:07 PM IST
India vs West Indies: Twitter abuzz as fans react strongly to Rohit Sharma's exclusion

India vs West Indies: Twitter abuzz as fans react strongly to Rohit Sharma's exclusion

The 31-year-old finished as the second highest run-scorer in the Asia Cup scoring 317 at an average of 105.67. Despite all his heroics, Sharma has been dropped from the Indian squad for the test

Sep 30, 2018, 09:31 AM IST
Watch: Woman constable holds on to speeding two-wheeler to catch errant female rider in Rajkot

Watch: Woman constable holds on to speeding two-wheeler to catch errant female rider in Rajkot

It was an unusual chase for a female traffic cop in Rajkot in Gujarat as she caught a traffic violator on a scooty. She had to run for a distance, holding the rear handle of the two-wheeler, before

Aug 01, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
Gujarat: 8 of family killed after car hits truck, catches fire

Gujarat: 8 of family killed after car hits truck, catches fire

Six persons were killed on the spot while two others succumbed to burn injuries at Rajkot civil hospital, according to police.

Jul 18, 2018, 00:39 AM IST
Gujarat: Seven killed, 24 injured as truck falls into rivulet

Gujarat: Seven killed, 24 injured as truck falls into rivulet

The driver of the truck lost control over the vehicle due to which it veered off the bridge and fell into the water body, police said.

Jun 23, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Acharya appointed new mayor of Rajkot, Jethwa of Jamnagar

Acharya appointed new mayor of Rajkot, Jethwa of Jamnagar

BJP Beenaben Acharya Senior party leaders announced Beenaben's name as the mayor.

Jun 15, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Dalit man beaten to death in Gujarat's Rajkot on suspicion of theft

Dalit man beaten to death in Gujarat's Rajkot on suspicion of theft

A Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death on suspicion of death at a factory in Rajkot in Gujarat. The incident occurred on Sunday morning and video of the incident has been shared by many on social

May 21, 2018, 11:37 AM IST