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Jodhpur Lok Sabha constituency of Rajasthan: Full list of candidates, polling dates

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

Jodhpur Lok Sabha constituency of Rajasthan: Full list of candidates, polling dates
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Jodhpur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in Rajasthan. The Jodhpur parliamentary constituency came into existence prior to the 1952 elections.

Jodhpur registered 68.41 per cent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 6.17 per cent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1951393 while the total voter turnout is 1334927. While in 2014, the constituency registered 62.24 per cent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1721469 while the total voter's turnout was 1071453.

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat of Bharatiya Janata Party, Mukul Chaudhary of Bahujan Samaj Party and Vaibhav Gehlot of Indian National Congress are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Jodhpur Lok Sabha constituency of Rajasthan.

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

Rajasthan Lok Sabha constituencies: All you need to know

SL. NO. Candidate Name Party Name
1 Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Bharatiya Janata Party
2 Mukul Chaudhary Bahujan Samaj Party
3 Vaibhav Gehlot Indian National Congress
4 Amar Singh Kalundha Bhartiya Tribal Party
5 Anil Joya Meghwal Independent
6 Chand Mohammad Independent
7 Tasleem Independent
8 Moda Ram Meghwal Independent
9 Vishek Vishnoi Independent
10 Shambhu Ram Independent

Also read: Jodhpur Lok Sabha constituency

The parliamentary constituency of Jodhpur is composed of eight Vidhan Sabha segments. The assembly constituencies that fall in Jodhpur parliamentary constituency are - Phalodi, Lohawat, Shergarh, Sardarpura, Jodhpur, Soorsagar, Luni and Pokaran.

The voting in this parliamentary constituency took place in the fourth phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls on April 29. The results will be declared on May 23. 

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat of the BJP had won from this constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Shekhawat had bagged 713515 votes and defeated Chandresh Kumari of the INC who got 303464 votes in her favour.