The Bharuch Parliamentary constituency, one of the 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat, is considered a noteworthy seat in the political discourse of Gujarat. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Bharuch Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 22) were 1,311,539 of which 636,280 are females and 675,259 are males. It covers the whole of Bharuch District, which houses the biggest liquid cargo terminal, as well as large multinational companies such as Reliance, Welspun Maxsteel, Videocon and Safari Construction Private Limited.
The city of Bharuch, situated in the Bharuch District in the southern regions of the state, is well-known for being the administrative headquarters as well as the Municipal Corporation of the Bharuch District. The population is 1,550,822 (2011 census), making it one of the sparsely populated regions in the state. The economy of the Bharuch Parliamentary constituency thrives on a strong industrial foundation, as the region is famous for textile mills, dairy products, and chemical plants, along with a prominent agricultural economy of the finest quality of long staple cotton. Tourist attractions of Bharuch include numerous forts, temples and lakes scattered across the district, such as Dashashwamedh Ghat, Bhrigu Rishi Temple, River Narmada, Golden Bridge, and Sardar Sarovar Dam, besides many others. Seven Assembly segments are part of this Lok Sabha seat, out of which Dediapada and Jhagadia are reserved for Scheduled Tribes.
Bharuch Lok Sabha Election Results 2019
In 2009 Election Results
the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.
In 2014 Election Results
the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.
In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election
, armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.
|Candidate||Party||EVM Votes||Migrant Votes||Postal Votes||Total Votes||% of Votes||Status
|Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai Vasava||Bharatiya Janata Party||635374||0||2421||637795||55.47||Winner|
|Sherkhan Abdulsakur Pathan||Indian National Congress||302890||0||691||303581||26.4||1st Runner-up|
|Chhotubhai Amarsinh Vasava||Bhartiya Tribal Party||143093||0||990||144083||12.53||2nd Runner-up|
|Sindha Kiritsinh Alias Jalamsinh Nathubava||Independent||15110||0||0||15110||1.31||3rd Runner-up|
|Vasava Navinbhai Himmatbhai||Independent||8148||0||7||8155||0.71||4th Runner-up|
|Solanki Rajeshbhai Lallubhai||Independent||8037||0||1||8038||0.7||5th Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||6244||0||77||6321||0.55||6th Runner-up|
|Vasava Rajeshbhai Chimanbhai||Bahujan Samaj Party||6224||0||11||6235||0.54||7th Runner-up|
|Vikramsinh Dalsukhbhai Gohil||Independent||3831||0||2||3833||0.33||8th Runner-up|
|Sapa Rafikbhai Sulemanbhai||Independent||3829||0||0||3829||0.33||9th Runner-up|
|Ashokchandra Bhikhubhai Parmar||Independent||2845||0||6||2851||0.25||10th Runner-up|
|Pathan Salimkhan Sadikkhan||Sanyukt Vikas Party||2133||0||2||2135||0.19||11th Runner-up|
|Mukhtiyar Abdulrahim Shaikh (Bansimama)||Independent||2067||0||0||2067||0.18||12th Runner-up|
|Patel Imran Umarjibhai||Independent||1510||0||0||1510||0.13||13th Runner-up|
|Jitendra Parmar (Jitu Chowkidar)||Independent||1323||0||4||1327||0.12||14th Runner-up|
|Sukhdev Bhikhabhai Vasava||Bahujan Mukti Party||1218||0||3||1221||0.11||15th Runner-up|
|Sabbirbhai Musabhai Patel||Apna Desh Party||826||0||0||826||0.07||16th Runner-up|
|Vashi Narendrasinh Randhirsinh||Yuva Jan Jagriti Party||808||0||0||808||0.07||17th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Bharuch Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Bharuch parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Bharuch constituency is Shri Vasava Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai of BJP.
|PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||22||Bharuch||GEN||Vasava Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai ||M ||BJP ||548902 ||Patel Jayeshbhai Ambalalbhai (Jayesh Kaka) ||M ||INC ||395629|
|2009||22||Bharuch||GEN||Vasava,Shri Mansukhbhai D. ||M||BJP||311019||Umerji Ahmed Ugharatdar (Aziz Tankarvi)||M||INC||283787|
|2004||23||Bharuch||GEN||Vasava Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai||M||BJP||299630||Patel Muhammad Fansiwala||M||INC||227428|
|1999||23||Bharuch||GEN||Mansukhbhai Vasava||M||BJP||290195||Amarsinh Ramsinh Vasava||M||INC||243055|
|1998||23||Bharuch||GEN||Chandubhai Shanabhai Deshmukh||M||BJP||222981||Kakuji Iqbalbhai Mahammedbhai (Iqbal Kakuji)||M||INC||211372|
|1998||By Polls||Bharuch||GEN||Mansukhbhai Vasava ||M||BJP||263499||Kakuji Iqbalbhai Mohmedbhai (Iqbal Kakuji) ||M||INC||212011|
|1996||23||Bharuch||GEN||Chandubhai Shanabhai Deshmukh||M||BJP||160700||Vasava Chhotubhai Amarbhai||M||GAVP||136874|
|1991||23||Bharuch||GEN||Chandubhai Deshmukh||M||BJP||248437||Ahmadbhai Mohammedbhai Patel||M||INC||226264|
|1989||23||Bharuch||GEN||Deshmukh Chandubhai Shambhai||M||BJP||360381||Ahemadbhai Mahmmadbhai Patel||M||INC||245046|
|1984||23||Bharuch||GEN||Patel Ahmedbhai Mohammedbhai||M||INC||271458||Deshmukh Chandubhai Shanabhai||M||JNP||148389|
|1980||23||Bharuch||GEN||Patel Ahmedbhai Mohammedbhai||M||INC(I)||212847||Deshmukh Chandubhai Shanabhai||M||JNP||130003|
|1977||23||Bharuch||GEN||Patel Ahmedbhai Mohmadbhai||M||INC||189815||Unia Suleman Essuf||M||BLD||126936|
|1971||21||Bharuch||GEN||T. S. Mansinhji Bhasahes||M||INC||159217||Gulam Mohmed Suleman Matadar||M||NCO||106085|
|1967||21||Bharuch||GEN||M.B. Rana||M||INC||134148||U.N. Mahida ||M||SWA||96291|
|1962||19||Bharuch||GEN||Chhotubhai Makanbhai Patel||M||INC||130060||Lilavati Kanhaiyalal Munshi||M||SWA||102023|
|1957||18||Bharuch||GEN||Bhat Chandrashankar Manishankar||M||INC||118054||Desai Suresh Jamietram||M||IND||100328|
|1951||10||Bharuch||GEN||Bhatt Chandrashankar Manishankar||M||INC||98835||Yagnik Indulal Kanaiyalal ||M||IND||62461|
Facts about current sitting MP of Bharuch Constituency
|Name of MP ||Shri Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai Vasava|
|Nature of Membership ||Elected|
|Term ||May, 2014 to In office|
|Political Party ||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Educational Qualification ||B.A., M.S.W. |
|Activities of Shri Mansukhbhai Dhanjibhai Vasava in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Debates participated ||16|
|Private member bills passed ||0|
|Questions asked ||168|
Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.
List of Assembly Constituenciesin Bharuch Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Bharuch parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|