Porbandar 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. The results would be declared on May 23.
Porbandar registered 56.79 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 4.48 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1660932 while the total voter turnout is 943280. While in 2014, the constituency registered 52.31 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1537474 while the total voter's turnout was 804325.
Rameshbhai Lavjibhai Dhaduk of Bharatiya Janata Party, Lalit Vasoya of Indian National Congress and Samatbhai Govabhai Kadavala of Bahujan Samaj Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Porbandar Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
Porbandar constituency covers seven assembly segments – Gondal, Jetpur, Dhoraji, Porbandar, Kutiyana, Manavadar and Keshod.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Porbandar Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||RAMESHBHAI LAVJIBHAI DHADUK||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|2||LALIT VASOYA||Indian National Congress|
|3||SAMATBHAI GOVABHAI KADAVALA||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||BHARGAV SURESHCHANDRA JOSHI||Gujarat Janta Panchayat Party|
|5||VAKIL VINZUDA RANJITBHAI NARANBHAI||Bahujan Maha Party|
|7||ATROLIYA KARABHAI GAGANBHAI||Independent|
|8||UNADKAT PRAKASHBHAI VALLABHDAS||Independent|
|9||KIRTIKUMAR BAVANJIBHAI MARVANIA||Independent|
|10||BHANUBHAI NAGABHAI ODEDRA||Independent|
|11||RABARI DASABHAI KARABHAI||Independent|
|12||RATHOD DAYABHAI HIRABHAI||Independent|
|13||RANK JIGNESHBHAI GOVINDBHAI||Independent|
|14||RIYAZ OSMAN SURIYA ALIAS LALO MURGHIVALA||Independent|
|16||VIMALBHAI RATILAL RAMANI||Independent|
|17||ASHOK NANJI SONDARVA||Independent|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Vitthalbhai Hansrajbhai Radadiya, of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – roared to victory by winning with a margin of over 2.67 lakh votes. He had defeated Kandhalbhai Sarmanbhai Jadeja of the Indian National Congress (INC). Radadiya had secured 508437 votes while Jadeja got 240466 votes.