Gujarat Assembly Election 2022: Full list of Congress winners
Gujarat Assembly Election 2022 results: The party finished way behind the BJP, which has been in power in the state since 1995.
Gujarat Assembly election 2022 results: The Congress will continue to remain in opposition in Gujarat, as it finished a distant second to the ruling BJP in the recently-held assembly election in prime minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah's native state, the votes cast for which were counted on Thursday..
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However, besides failing to dislodge the saffron party – in power here since 1995 – the grand old party has, thus far, failed to win even 20 seats. While the BJP is closing in on 150 seats in the 182-member assembly, the Congress's tally stands at just 16, with one more party candidate leading from his constituency.
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Here's a list of Congress candidates who won, or are in the lead:
|Anklav||Amit Chavda||Winner (margin: 2,729 votes; runner-up: BJP)|
|Bansda||Anantkumar Hasmukhbhai Patel||Winner (margin; 35,033; runner-up: BJP)|
|Chanasma||Thakor Dineshbhai Ataji||Winner (margin: 1,404; runner-up: BJP)|
|Danilimda||Shailesh Manubhai Parmar||Winner (margin: 13,487; runner-up: BJP)|
|Danta||Kantibhai Kalabhai Kharadi||Winner (margin: 6,327; runner-up: BJP)|
|Jamalpur-Khadia||Imran Khedawala||Winner (margin: 13,658; runner-up: BJP)|
|Kankrej||Amrutji Motiji Thakor||Winner (margin: 5,295 votes; runner-up: BJP)|
|Khambhat||Chiragkumar Arvindbhai Patel||Winner (margin: 3,711; runner-up: BJP)|
|Khedbrahma||Dr Tushar Amarsinh Chaudhary||Leading (margin: 2,048; trailing: BJP)|
|Lunawada||Gulabsinh Somsinh Chauhan||Winner (margin: 26,620; runner-up: BJP)|
|Manavadar||Arvindbhai Jinabhai Ladani||Winner (margin: 3,453; runner-up: BJP)|
|Patan||Kiritkumar Chimanlal Patel||Winner (margin: 17,177; runner-up: BJP)|
|Porbandar||Arjunbhai Devabhai Modhwadia||Winner (margin: 8,181; runner-up: BJP)|
|Somnath||Chudasma Vimalbhai Kanabhai||Winner (margin: 922; runner-up: BJP)|
|Vadgam||Jignesh Mevani||Winner (margin: 4,928; runner-up: BJP)|
|Vav||Thakor Geniben Nagaji||Winner (margin: 15,601; runner-up: BJP)|
|Vijapur||Dr CJ Chavda||Winner (margin: 7,053; runner-up: BJP)|
The grand old party did not field candidates for three constituencies (Umreth, Naroda, and Devgarh Baria); on these, its ally, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), fielded its candidates. All three suffered defeat.