Gujarat Assembly Elections 2022

Rajkot South Assembly Elections 2022

Rajkot South is an assembly constituency in Gujarat. In 2017, this constituency was won by the Bharatiya Janata Party. Rajkot South under Rajkot district of Gujarat State.

In 2017, Govindbhai Patel of the Bharatiya Janata Party won the seat by defeating Dr. Dinesh Chovatiya of the Indian National Congress with a margin of 47121 votes.
Rajkot South Assembly constituency falls under the Rajkot Lok sabha constituency. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Kundaria Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai won from Rajkot Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 368407 votes by defeating Kagathara Lalitbhai of the Indian National Congress. Stay tuned with OneIndia for all the updates relating to this constituency. From campaign to election results, read all about Rajkot South Vidhan Sabha (MLA) Constituency here. Find out who will be the winners, losers, victory margin and all other details on our special page.

Strike Rate
BJP 60%
INC 40%
BJP won 6 times and INC won 4 times since elections.

Rajkot South Assembly election results (2017)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Govindbhai Patel BJP Winner 98,951 63.18% 47,121
Dr. Dinesh Chovatiya INC Runner Up 51,830 33.09%
None Of The Above None of the Above 3rd 2,251 1.44%
Anju Padaliya BSP 4th 1,528 0.98%
Desai Vinodbhai Nanjibhai NCP 5th 517 0.33%
Vinodbhai Nanalal Makvana IND 6th 389 0.25%
Girishbhai Vallabhabhai Maraviya (patel) AAP 7th 284 0.18%
Jaspalsinh Mahavirsinh Tomar IND 8th 283 0.18%
Nishantbhai Patel Shivsena 9th 230 0.15%
Kubavat Atulbhai Kanubhai IND 10th 186 0.12%
Aziz Iqbalbhai Virani IND 11th 163 0.10%

Rajkot South Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2017
Govindbhai Patel BJP Winner 98,951 63.18% 47,121
Dr. Dinesh Chovatiya INC Runner Up 51,830 33.09%
2012
Govind Patel BJP Winner 77,308 0% 28,477
Donga Mitul Himatbhai INC Runner Up 48,831 0%
2007
Govindbhai Ukabhai Patel BJP Winner 107,065 0% 35,643
Radadiya Jayeshbhai Vitthalbhai INC Runner Up 71,422 0%
2002
Tapubhai Limbasiya BJP Winner 80,870 0% 16,585
Jadeja Manoharsinhji Pradumansinhji INC Runner Up 64,285 0%
1998
Ramesh Dhanjibhai Rupapara BJP Winner 63,545 0% 12,007
Jadeja Manoharsinhji P. INC Runner Up 51,538 0%
1995
Umesh Rajyaguru BJP Winner 52,472 0% 5,228
Jadeja Manoharsinhji Pradyumansinhji INC Runner Up 47,244 0%
1990
Jadeja Manoharsinhji Pradyumansinhji INC Winner 34,085 0% 3,444
Shukal Chimanbhai Haribhai BJP Runner Up 30,641 0%
1985
Susheelabenk Sheth INC Winner 28,391 0% 10,321
Shivlal Vekariya BJP Runner Up 18,070 0%
1980
Jadeja Mancharsinhji Pradumansinhji INC(I) Winner 31,379 0% 16,599
Vajubhai Vala BJP Runner Up 14,780 0%
1975
Keshubhai Patel BJS Winner 26,983 0% 6,100
Manoharsinhji Jadeja INC Runner Up 20,883 0%
1972
Mansukhbhai Joshi INC Winner 24,695 0% 8,584
Arvindbhai Maniar BJS Runner Up 16,111 0%
1967
C. H. Shukla BJS Winner 21,555 0% 9,378
J. R. Raval INC Runner Up 12,177 0%
The "ONEINDIA" word mark and logo are owned by One.in Digitech Media Pvt. Ltd.