The Congress party's candidate from the Surat West Assembly Constituency for the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017 is Iqbalbhai D. Patel.
Surat West is third assembly constituency carved out of Surat city. From 1990 to by-poll in 2013, BJP has remained undefeated for seven consecutive terms from Surat West Assembly Constituency.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Surat City West Assembly constituency for the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017 is Purneshbhai Ishwarlal Modi. Purneshbhai Ishwarlal Modi is the current MLA representing Surat City West Assembly constituency. In 2013 Surat City West by elections, Purneshbhai Ishwarlal Modi defeated Congress party's Dalpatbhai Laxman Bhai Patel by 66,292 votes.