Surat 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.
Surat registered 64.41 percent voter turnout in 2019, a gain of 0.64 percent. The total number of electors in the constituency is 1655658 while the total voter turnout is 1066362. While in 2014, the constituency registered 63.77 percent voter turnout. The total number of electors in the constituency was 1484020 while the total voter's turnout was 946427.
Ashok Patel (Adhevada) of Indian National Congress, Darshana Vikram Jardosh of Bharatiya Janata Party and Adv. Vijay Shenmare of Communist Party of India are a few prominent candidates contesting for general election 2019 from Surat Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
Voting for Lok Sabha election in Gujarat will be held in a single phase and counting will be held on May 23.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Surat Lok Sabha constituency of Gujarat.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Ashok Patel (Adhevada)||Indian National Congress|
|2||Darshana Vikram Jardosh||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||Adv. Vijay Shenmare||Communist Party of India|
|4||Captain Rita Maa||Pyramid Party of India|
|5||Shri Gautamraj Hindustani||Yuva Sarkar|
|6||Jogiya Amisha Vikrambhai||Sanyukt Vikas Party|
|7||Dhameliya Piyush Vallabhbhai (R.D.P)||Real Democracy Party|
|8||Tulasibhai Laxmanbhai Dakhara||Independent|
|9||Dinesh Jikadra Prajapati||Independent|
|11||Mahyavanshi Natvarbhai Dahyabhai||Independent|
|12||Rameshbhai P. Baraiya (Pati)||Independent|
|13||Surwade Santosh Avdhut (Gabbar)||Independent|
Surat constituency covers seven assembly segments – Olpad, Surat Purva, Surat Uttar, Varachha Marg, Karanj, Katargam and Surat Pashchim.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Darshana Vikram Jardosh, of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – roared to victory by getting an overwhelming margin of over 5.33 lakh votes. She had defeated Naishadh Desai of the Indian National Congress (INC). Jardosh had secured 718412 votes while Desai got 185222 votes.