The Patan Parliamentary constituency in the Patan District of Gujarat covers the whole district of Patan, situated in the northern parts of the state,and is one of the politically sensitive regions. The Patan Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 3) consists of 1,417,623 number of electorates in totality, of these 720,986 are males and 696,637 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. The historically rich city of Patan is the administrative seat of the Patan District, besides being administered by the municipality.
The city was the capital of Gujarat during the medieval times. The Patan District was formed in the year 2000. The district is one of the less-populated regions in the state (1,342,746, according to 2011 data). The ancient fortified town of Patan survives on a prominent agricultural economy that is visible in the constituency, besides a growing industrial segment. The Patan District will soon have the largest solar energy park in Asia. Being a District known for its forts, temples and mosques, it has several tourist attractions such as the numerous forts, step wells and lakes scattered across. Each of these gives a sense of the historicity of the constituency, such as the remains of the Old City of Patan, the many lakes such as Sahstraling Sarovar, Anand Sarovar (Gungadi Talav) and Khan Sarovar, among many others.
Patan 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
|Dabhi Bharatsinhji Shankarji||Bharatiya Janata Party||629813||0||3555||633368||56.24||Winner|
|Jagdish Thakor||Indian National Congress||437358||0||2131||439489||39.02||1st Runner-up|
|NOTA||None Of The Above||14268||0||59||14327||1.27||2nd Runner-up|
|Chaudhari Kirtibhai Jeshangbhai||Nationalist Congress Party||9184||0||31||9215||0.82||3rd Runner-up|
|Rathod Govindbhai Bhikhabhai||Independent||7299||0||5||7304||0.65||4th Runner-up|
|Surajkumar Mahendrabhai Parmar||Bahujan Samaj Party||6588||0||63||6651||0.59||5th Runner-up|
|Molapiya Abdulkudus Abdulmajid||Independent||5645||0||2||5647||0.5||6th Runner-up|
|Prajapati Jayantibhai Devabhai||Hindusthan Nirman Dal||2771||0||17||2788||0.25||7th Runner-up|
|Makwana Vaghabhai Maganbhai||Independent||2039||0||5||2044||0.18||8th Runner-up|
|Bhoraniya Shoyabbhai Hasambhai||Independent||1783||0||1||1784||0.16||9th Runner-up|
|Pravinkumar Tulsidas Pandya||Independent||1372||0||4||1376||0.12||10th Runner-up|
|Chaudhari Shaileshkumar Kanjibhai||Independent||1217||0||5||1222||0.11||11th Runner-up|
|Umedbhai Haribhai Nai||Independent||1036||0||5||1041||0.09||12th Runner-up|
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Patan Parliamentary Constituency.
The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Patan 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 Patan constituency is Shri Liladharbhai Khodaji Vaghela of BJP.
|Year || PC No. ||PC Name ||Category ||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||3||Patan||GEN||Liladharbhai Khodaji Vaghela ||M ||BJP ||518538 ||Rathod Bhavsinhbhai Dahyabhai ||M ||INC ||379819|
|2009||3||Patan||GEN||Thakor,Shri Jagdish ||M||INC||283778||Rathod Bhavsinhbhai Dahyabhai||M||BJP||265274|
|2004||13||Patan||(SC)||Kanodia Maheshkumar Mithabhai||M||BJP||273970||Rastrapal Pravin Somabhai||M||INC||250346|
|1999||13||Patan||(SC)||Rashtrapal Pravinchandra Somabhai||M||INC||246798||Kanodia Maheshkumar Mithabhai||M||BJP||229671|
|1998||13||Patan||(SC)||Kanodiya Maheshkumar Mithabhai||M||BJP||293800||Chavda Mahendrakumar Khemchandbhai||M||AIRJP||164281|
|1996||13||Patan||(SC)||Maheshkumar Mithabhai Kanodia||M||BJP||180761||Leuva Poonamchand Mohanlal||M||INC||91938|
|1991||13||Patan||(SC)||Mahesh Kanodiya||M||BJP||204115||Parmar Narendrakumar Muljibhai||M||JD(G)||159606|
|1989||13||Patan||(SC)||Chawada Khem Chandbhai Somabhai||M||JD||346562||Yogendra Makwana||M||INC||133508|
|1984||13||Patan||GEN||Vankar Punamchand Mithabhai||M||INC||183052||Chavda Khemchandbhai Sombhai||M||JNP||176265|
|1980||13||Patan||(SC)||Parmar Hiralal Ranchhoddas||M||INC(I)||123864||Chavda Khemchanbhai Somabhai||M||JNP||121110|
|1977||13||Patan||(SC)||Chavda Khemchandbhai Somabhai||M||BLD||182973||Vanakar Punamchandbhai Mithabhai||M||INC||109407|
|1971||12||Patan||(SC)||Khemchanbhai Somabhai Chavda||M||NCO||138470||Dahyabhai Ramjibhai Parmar||M||INC||84988|
|1967||12||Patan||(SC)||D.R. Parmar||M||SWA||140754||S.R. Solanki ||M||INC||125753|
|1962||11||Patan||GEN||Purushottamdas Ranchhoddas Patel||M||INC||125797||Kantiprasad Jayshanker Yagnik||M||SWA||57784|
|1957||11||Patan||GEN||Thakore Motisinh Bahadursinh||M||IND||131802||Trivedi Vijaykumar Madhavlal||M||INC||90458|
Facts about current sitting MP of Patan Constituency
|Name of MP ||Shri Liladharbhai Khodaji Vaghela|
|Nature of Membership ||Elected|
|Term ||May, 2014 to In office|
|Political Party ||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Educational Qualification ||B.A., B.Ed., Hindi Visharad|
|Activities of Shri Liladharbhai Khodaji Vaghela in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Debates participated ||0|
|Private member bills passed ||0|
|Questions asked ||11|
Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.
List of Assembly Constituenciesin Patan Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Patan parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|