Gujarat Election Rajkot Result 2022 Live: BJP rules all 8 seats of Rajkot district
Gujarat Election Rajkot Result 2022: The term of the 182-member Legislative Assembly of Gujarat is scheduled to end on February 18, 2023. The saffron party won all seats in the Rajkot district and kept its tradition of winning.
The Gujarat voting was held in two phases for 182 seats in 33 districts. For the first phase, on December 1, votes were cast on 89 assembly seats in 19 districts and 788 candidates were in the fray in this phase. Meanwhile, in the second phase, voting was held on the remaining 93 assembly seats in the remaining 14 districts. The fate of 833 candidates was decided in this phase.
Dhoraji seat: Lalit Vasoy of Congress had won Dhoraji seat in the last elections. This time also the party has given him the ticket. On the other hand, Dr. Mahendrabhai Padaliya from BJP contest and won the elections with 66430 votes. Vipul Sakhia from Aam Aadmi Party had also contested the polls.
Gondal Assembly seat: BJP's Geetabai Jairaj Singh Jadeja, who won the last election, contested from this seat this time too and won with 86062 votes. At the same time, Congress had fielded Yatish Desai and Aam Aadmi Party had fielded Nimisha Ben Khant to give them a fight.
Jasdan seat: Congress candidate Kunvarji Bhai Bavaliya, who won Jasdan seat last time, has contested from the seat on BJP ticket this time and won 63808 votes. On the other hand, Congress had fielded Bholabhai Gohil in his place.
Jetpur seat: : BJP has again reposed faith in Jayeshbhai Vitthalbhai Radadiya, who won from Jetpur in 2017 assembly elections and he won 106471 votes. On the other hand, Congress had given a chance to DK Vekaria and Aam Aadmi Party to Rohit Bhai Bhuva.
Rajkot East seat: Former Rajkot has been dominated by BJP, Arvind Rayani of the party won from here in the last election, who has also been the Minister of State of Gujarat. However, this time BJP has fielded Uday Kangar from Rajkot seat and he won with 86194 votes. On the other hand, Indranil Rajguru contested from Congress and Rahul Bhuwa from Aam Aadmi Party.
Rajkot Rural seat: Rajkot Rural is an SC seat, which was won by BJP's Lakhabhai Sagathia in the last election. But this time the party gave a chance to Bhanuben Babaria in his place and he won with 119695 votes. Congress's Sureshkumar Karshanbhai Bhatwar and Aam Aadmi Party's Vashram Sagathia contested the election.
Rajkot West seat: Rajkot West seat was also won by BJP in the last election, from here veteran leader Vijay Rupani won. This time BJP has given a chance to Dr. Darshita Shah from this seat and he won with 138687 votes. Whereas Mansukh Bhai Kalaria from Congress and Dinesh Kumar Joshi from Aam Aadmi Party contested the election. A total of 13 candidates have tried their luck from this seat.
Rajkot South seat: BJP's Govindbhai Patel won from Rajkot South in the last election. However, this time the ticket was given to Rameshbhai Tilala from this seat and won with 101734 votes. On the other hand, Hitesh Vora from Congress and Shivlal Barasia from Aam Aadmi Party contested the election.