Anand (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Anand Lok Sabha constituency (Gujarati: આણંદ લોકસભા મતવિસ્તાર) is one of the 26 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Gujarat state in western India.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Anand Lok Sabha constituency comprises seven Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These are:[1]

  1. Khambhat
  2. Borsad
  3. Anklav
  4. Umreth
  5. Anand
  6. Petlad
  7. Sojitra

Members of Parliament[edit]

General Elections 2009[edit]

[2]

Indian general elections, 2009: Anand[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Bharatsinh Solanki 348,652 51.57%
BJP Dipakbhai Patel 281,336 41.61%
NCP Babubhai Parmar 6,257 0.93%
Majority 67,318 9.96%
Turnout 676,083 48.41%
INC hold Swing

General Election 2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Anand [5][6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Dilip Patel 490,829 50.55% +8.94%
INC Bharatsinh Solanki 427,403 44.02% -7.55%
Independent Firojbhai Vahora 6,689 0.69% ---
NOTA None of the Above 16,872 1.74% ---
Majority 63,426 6.53% -3.43%
Turnout 970,894 64.63% +16.22%
BJP gain from INC Swing


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