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Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Kheda

Devusinh Chauhan won the seat after defeating Congress’ Dinsha Patel in the 2014 Lok Sabha election

constituency-watch Updated: Apr 16, 2019 14:53 IST
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NOIDA:::::27-FEBRUARY-2012:::::HT NEWS:::::Polling officers check electronic voting machines (EVM) at an EVM distribution centre in Phase 2, Noida on February 27, 2012. The sixth phase of assembly polls will be held in Uttar Pradesh on February 28. HT PHOTO BY: BURHAAN KINU
NOIDA:::::27-FEBRUARY-2012:::::HT NEWS:::::Polling officers check electronic voting machines (EVM) at an EVM distribution centre in Phase 2, Noida on February 27, 2012. The sixth phase of assembly polls will be held in Uttar Pradesh on February 28. HT PHOTO BY: BURHAAN KINU(Hindustan Times)
         

Devusinh Chauhan of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is sitting member of Parliament from Kheda Lok Sabha constituency in Gujarat.

Devusinh Chauhan won the seat after defeating Congress’ Dinsha Patel in the 2014 Lok Sabha election. In the 2009 general election, Patel had won from the seat.

Kheda constituency comprises seven assembly segments – Daskroi, Dholka, Matar, Nadiad, Mehmedabad which is reserved for members of Scheduled Caste, Mahudha and Kapadvanj.

Gujarat’s 26 Lok Sabha seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 23. The votes will be counted on May 23.

READ: All about Lok Sabha elections 2019

State: Gujarat

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Kheda

Date of voting: April 23

2019 candidates: Devusinh Chauhan (BJP), Bimal Shah (Congress), Bhailalbhai Kalubhai Pandav (BSP)

Sitting MP, Party: Devusinh Chauhan, BJP

Winning margin in 2014: 232,901

Runner up name, party: Dinsha Patel, Congress

Number of voters in 2014: 955,906

Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 59.76%

Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,753

Number of women voters: 766,244

First Published: Mar 29, 2019 18:23 IST