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. The results would be declared on May 23.
Kagathara Lalitbhai of Indian National Congress, Kundaria Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai of Bharatiya Janata Party and Vijay Parmar of Bahujan Samaj Party are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Rajkot Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
Rajkot constituency covers seven assembly segments – Tankara, Wankaner, Rajkot Purva, Rajkot West, Rajkot Dakshin, Rajkot Gramya and Jasdan.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Rajkot Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||KAGATHARA LALITBHAI||Indian National Congress|
|2||KUNDARIA MOHANBHAI KALYANJIBHAI||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||VIJAY PARMAR||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||AMARDAS B. DESANI||Independent|
|5||CHITRODA NATHALAL (CHITRODA SIR)||Independent|
|6||J. B. CHAUHAN||Independent|
|7||CHAUHAN MANOJBHAI PRAVINBHAI||Independent|
|8||JASPALSINH MAHAVEERSINH TOMAR||Independent|
|9||DENGADA PRAVINBHAI MEGHJIBHAI||Independent|
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.