Gujarat Assembly Elections 2022

Somnath Assembly Elections 2022

Somnath is an assembly constituency in Gujarat. In 2017, this constituency was won by the Indian National Congress. Somnath under Gir Somnath district of Gujarat State.

In 2017, Chudasama Vimalbhai Kanabhai of the Indian National Congress won the seat by defeating Jashabhai Bhanabhai Barad of the Bharatiya Janata Party with a margin of 20450 votes.
Somnath Assembly constituency falls under the Junagadh Lok sabha constituency. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Chudasama Rajeshbhai Naranbhai won from Junagadh Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 150185 votes by defeating Vansh Punjabhai Bhimabhai 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 Somnath 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
INC 75%
BJP 25%
INC won 8 times and BJP won 2 times since elections.

Somnath Assembly election results (2017)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Chudasama Vimalbhai Kanabhai INC Winner 94,914 53.21% 20,450
Jashabhai Bhanabhai Barad BJP Runner Up 74,464 41.75%
None Of The Above None of the Above 3rd 3,856 2.16%
Shahmadar Hanifsha Remansha BSP 4th 1,612 0.90%
Bhadarka Hasan Kasam IND 5th 1,504 0.84%
Dheka Mahmadfaruk Harunbhai IND 6th 447 0.25%
Chandapa Kishan Hajabhai IND 7th 340 0.19%
Tank Yusufbhai Reman IND 8th 238 0.13%
Jungi Pratapbhai Chunilal IND 9th 227 0.13%
Imran Nurmahmad Simari IND 10th 216 0.12%
Chanchiya Gafarbhai Alibhai IND 11th 132 0.07%
Chauhan Rafik Husen IND 12th 126 0.07%
Oza Rahulbhai Mansukhlal IND 13th 110 0.06%
Gohel Muljibhai Naranbhai IND 14th 107 0.06%
Gohel Harun Ali IND 15th 84 0.05%

Somnath Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2017
Chudasama Vimalbhai Kanabhai INC Winner 94,914 53.21% 20,450
Jashabhai Bhanabhai Barad BJP Runner Up 74,464 41.75%
2012
Jasabhai Bhanabhai Barad INC Winner 56,701 0% 2,096
Rajsibhai Virabhai Jotva BJP Runner Up 54,605 0%
2007
Jotva Rajsibhai Virabhai BJP Winner 61,233 0% 5,229
Jasabhai Bhanabhai Barad INC Runner Up 56,004 0%
2002
Jasabhai Bhanabhai Barad INC Winner 51,207 0% 7,362
Chunilal Kanji Gohel BJP Runner Up 43,845 0%
1998
Chunilal Kanji Gohel BJP Winner 45,187 0% 20,045
Nusarat Alibhai Panja INC Runner Up 25,142 0%
1995
Jasabhai Bhanabhai Barad INC Winner 44,330 0% 6,753
Chunilal Kanji Gohel IND Runner Up 37,577 0%
1990
Jasabhai Bhanabhai Barad JD Winner 44,723 0% 18,280
Chudasma Hirabhai Ramabhai BJP Runner Up 26,443 0%
1985
M. F. Baloch INC Winner 27,358 0% 2,739
Chudasama Hirabhai Rama BJP Runner Up 24,619 0%
1980
Vadher Rudabhai Devshi JNP(JP) Winner 14,747 0% 697
Indiraben Chunilal Vyas INC(I) Runner Up 14,050 0%
1975
Shiekh Avashabegumsaheb Mohammed Ali INC Winner 16,701 0% 3,290
Dodiya Hamirsinh Manda BJS Runner Up 13,411 0%
1972
Kesar Bhagvan Dodiya INC Winner 27,817 0% 20,131
Dayashanker Mavji Oza BJS Runner Up 7,686 0%
1967
K. B. Dodiya SWA Winner 17,071 0% 1,703
N. J. Sonaiya INC Runner Up 15,368 0%
1962
Ramanlal Prabhudas Shah INC Winner 21,882 0% 5,690
Kanji Ganda Gohel IND Runner Up 16,192 0%
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