Kachchh (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Kachchh Lok Sabha constituency (formerly Kutch Lok Sabha constituency) (Gujarati: કચ્છ લોકસભા મતવિસ્તાર) is one of the 26 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Gujarat state in western India.

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Kachchh Lok Sabha constituency comprises seven assembly segments. These are:[1]

  1. Abdasa
  2. Mandvi
  3. Bhuj
  4. Anjar
  5. Gandhidham
  6. Rapar
  7. Morbi

Members of Parliament[edit]

General Elections 2009[edit]

[2]

Indian general elections, 2009: Kachchh[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Poonamben Veljibhai Jat 285,225 50.58%
INC Valjibhai Danicha 213,921 37.94
Independent Hiraben Vanzara 15,881 2.82%
Majority 71,343 12.64%
Turnout 564,008 42.54%
BJP hold Swing

General Election 2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Kachchh[5][6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Vinod Chavda 562,855 59.48% +8.90%
INC Dr. Dinesh Parmar 308,373 32.59% -5.35%
BSP Kamalbhai Matang 21,230 2.24% +0.55%
NOTA None of the Above 16,879 1.78% ---
Majority 254,482 26.89% +14.25%
Turnout 900,381 63.38 +18.65%
BJP hold Swing

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See also[edit]

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