Assembly Constituency Watch: Jamnagar North


 Jamnagar North assembly constituency is located in Jamnagar district and consists of:  

Jamnagar Taluka (Part) – Navagam Ghed (M). 

Jamnagar Taluka (Part) – Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (Part) Ward No.-1,2,3,4,5,Jamnagar(OG) 18,Jamnagar Port Area 19 


Designated as a General Constituency. 

Voter Turnout 

Voter Turnout |Jamnagar North | Machine Dalal
Jamnagar North Electoral Turnout Rates

During the 2012 elections, the total number of electors was 182733 and the turnout stood at 66.76%, in real numbers- 122001 voters. 2017 witnessed a slight decrease in turnout; out of the 218785 electors, 66.19% of voters exercised their constitutional rights. In real numbers though it was a reasonable jump-144822 voters.    

Representation and Results  

Party Wise Vote Share | Jamnagar North | Machine Dalal
Jamnagar North Candidates: Winners and Losers

2017’s assembly election winner, BJP’s Jadeja Dharmendrasinh Merubha  gained a vote share of 58.23% and defeated  INC’s Ahir Jivanbhai Karubhai Kumbharvadiya whose vote share stood at 29.94%. The remaining candidate in the fray were BSP’s Gotam Alabhai Vaghela with 1.35% and  independent candidate Gujaratisurya Kamleshbhai Laxmanbhai with 2.79% Vote share.  

Voting History -2012 & 2017  

Voter’s Choice Over the Years | Jamnagar North |Meradesh
Jamnagar North Voter’s Choice Over the Years
Assembly Election 2017 Winning Parties | Jamnagar North -Khadia | Machine Dalal
District-Wise Electoral Results

In 2012, INC won the constituency and earned 61642 votes that decreased to 43364 votes in 2017. On the other hand, BJP garnered 52194 votes in 2012 and 84327 votes to claim victory in 2017 elections. INC dominated the district of Jamnagar in 2017 by winning 3 seats.  BJP emerged winner in 2 seats. 

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