The Congress party's candidate from the Nizar Assembly Constituency for the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017 is Sunil Gamit. Nizar Assembly Constituency is reserved for Schedule Tribe candidates.
Situated in Tapti district of Gujarat, Nizar assembly constituency was separated from Surat district in 2007.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Kantilalbhai Reshmabhai Gamit is the current MLA representing Nizar Assembly Constituency. In 2012 Gujarat Assembly elections, Kantilalbhai Reshmabhai Gamit defeated Congress party's Pareshbhai Govindbhai Vasava by 9,924 votes. Before 2012, Pareshbhai Govindbhai Vasava had been winning from this seat since 1998.