Barmer: List of winners from Jaisalmer, Sheo, Barmer, Baytoo, Pachpadra, Siwana, Gudamalani and Chohtan.
Jaisalmer was held by BJP’s Chhotu Singh, who gave a tough fight to Congress’ Rooparam in 2013. This year, BJP pitted Sangsingh Bhati against Congress’ Roopa Ram Meghwal, who won with 106531 votes, while the former got 76753 votes.
In Sheo, BJP’s Manvendra Singh defeated Congress’ Ameen Khan in 2013. This year, BJP fielded Khangar Singh Sodha against Congress’ Ameen Khan, who won with 84338 votes, while Khangar Singh Sodha got 60784 votes.
In Barmer, Congress’ Mewaram Jain defeated BJP’s Dr. Priyanka Chowdhary in 2013. This year, BJP fielded Col. Sonaram Choudhary (RETD), while Congress fielded Mewaram Jain, who won with 97874 votes, while the former got 64827 votes.
In Baytu, BJP’s Kailash Choudhary is the sitting MLA who gave Colonel Sonaram a tough fight in 2013. This year, BJP fielded Kailash Choudhary, while Congress’ Harish Choudhary represented the party and won with 57703 votes, while RLP’s Ummeda Ram got 43900 votes, and Kailash got 39392 votes.
Pachpadra has BJP’s Amra Ram, who gave a tough fight to Congress’ Madan Prajapat in 2013. This year, both the candidates were pitted against one another. Madan won with 69393 votes, while Amra Ram got 66998 votes.
In Siwana, BJP’s Hameer Singh Bhayal is the sitting MLA who fought against Congress’ Mahant Nirmaldas in 2013. This year, BJP fielded Hameer Singh Bhayal against Congress’ Pankaj Pratap Singh. Hameer Singh Bhayal won 50657 votes, while Pankaj Pratap Singh got 49700 votes.
Gudhamalani is currently held by BJP’s Ladu Ram, who gave a tough fight to Congress’ Hemaram Choudhary in 2013. This year, BJP pitted Ladu Ram against Congress’ Hemaram Choudhary, who won 17235 votes, while Ladu Ram got 10103 votes.
In Chohtan, BJP’s Tarun Rai Kaga defeated Congress’ Padmaram in 2013. This year, BJP fielded Adu Ram Meghwal against Congress’ Padmaram Meghwal, who won with 83601 votes, while Adu Ram Meghwal got 79339 votes.