Ahmedabad, Dec 18: The constituencies of Radhanpur, Chanasma, Patan , Sidhpur voted on December 14 in the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017. All these constituencies are in the Patan district of the state. Results of these constituencies is available here.
In Radhanpur, for the polls in 2017, the BJP fielded Lavingji Thakor from Radhanpur constituency. On the other hand, the Congress fielded Alpesh Zala from the constituency. In 2012, the BJP’s Nagarji Harchandji Thakor won 69493 votes to secure the seat, while the Congress’s Bhavsinhji Dayaji Rathod secured 65659 votes.
In Chanasma, this year, the BJP fielded Dilipji Virji Thakor for the Chanasma seat. On the other hand, the Congress fielded Raghu Desai from the constituency. In 2012 polls, BJP’s Dilipkumar Virajibhai Thakor secured 83462 votes, while the Congress’s Aataji Dineshbhai Thakor could secure only 66638 votes.
For the elections in Patan constituency, the BJP fielded Ranchhodbhai Rabari. The Indian National Congress fielded Dr. Dr. Kirit Patel from the constituency. In 2012, Congress candidate Jodhaji Galabji Thakor lost the seat to BJP’s Ranchhodbhai Mahijibhai Desai who won the seat with 67224 votes.
In Sidhpur, for the 2017 polls, Congress has fielded Chandan Thakor and the BJP fielded Jainarayanbhai Vyas. In 2012, Congress candidate Balvantsinh Chandansinh Rajput won the seat with 87518 votes. On the other hand, the BJP lost this seat with its candidate Jaynarayan Vyas who secured 61694 votes.