Panchmahal Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in the western state of Gujarat and cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23. This constituency was created as part of delimitation in 2008. The results would be declared on May 23.
Panchmahal registered 61.73 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 2.86 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1743233 while the total voter turnout is 1076088. While in 2014, the constituency registered 58.87 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1575193 while the total voter's turnout was 927281.
Khant Vechatbhai Kuberbhai of Indian National Congress, Ratansinh Magansinh Rathod of Bharatiya Janata Party and Shaikh Kalim Abdul Latif of Bahujan Samaj Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Panchmahal Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
Panchmahal constituency covers seven assembly segments – Thasra, Balasinor, Lunawada, Shehra, Morva Hadaf which is reserved for the members of Scheduled Tribes, Godhara and Kaalol.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Panchmahal Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Khant Vechatbhai Kuberbhai||Indian National Congress|
|2||Ratansinh Magansinh Rathod||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||Virendra Parsottamdas Patel||Nationalist Congress Party|
|4||Shaikh Kalim Abdul Latif||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|5||Rathod Vijaysinh Mohansinh||Hindusthan Nirman Dal|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Prabhatsinh Pratapsinh Chauhan, of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won with a margin of over 1.70 lakh votes. He had defeated Ramsinh Parmar of the Indian National Congress (INC). Chauhan had secured 508274 votes while Parmar got 337678 votes.