Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Kheda
Devusinh Chauhan won the seat after defeating Congress’ Dinsha Patel in the 2014 Lok Sabha electionUpdated: Apr 16, 2019 14:53 IST
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.
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