Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Patan
Liladharbhai Vaghela of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the sitting member of Parliament from Patan Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat.
Liladharbhai Vaghela won against the Congress party’s Bhavsinh Rathod in the last Lok Sabha election held in 2014. Before that, Jagdish Thakor of the Congress held the seat from 2009.
Patan constituency includes seven assembly segments – Vadgam which is reserved for members of the Scheduled Castes, Kankrej, Radhanpur, Chanasma, Patan, Sidhpur and Kheralu.
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Patan
Date of voting: April 23
2019 candidates: Jagdish Thakor (Congress), Dabhi Bharatsinhji Shankarji (BJP) and Surajkumar Mahendrabhai Parmar (BSP)
Sitting MP, Party: Liladharbhai Vaghela, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 138,719
Runner up name, party: Bhavsinh Rathod, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 955,799
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 58.69%
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,830
Number of women voters: 782,446