Assembly Constituency Watch: Talala


Talala assembly constituency is located in Gir Somnath district and consists of:  


Talala Taluka 

Sutrapada Taluka 

Mendarda Taluka (Part) Village – Lakadveri nes. 


Designated as a General Constituency. 

Voter Turnout 

Voter Turnout |Talaja | Machine Dalal
Talala Electoral Turnout Rates

During the 2012 elections, the total number of electors was 182591 and the constituency recorded 77.32% polling, in real numbers- 141184 voters. 2017 witnessed a turnout decrease; out of the 208194 electors, 70.80% of voters exercised their constitutional rights. In real numbers though it was a reasonable jump-147400 voters.    

Representation and Results  

Voter Turnaout |Talaja | Machine Dalal
Talala Electoral Turnout Rates

2017’s assembly election winner, INC’s Ahir Bhagabhai Dhanabhai Barad gained a vote share of 58.27% and defeated BJP’s Parmar Govindbhai Varjangbhai whose vote share stood at 36.75%. The remaining candidate in the fray was BSP’s Thumar Vrujlal Khimabhai with 1.47% vote share. 0.83% of votes were under NOTA.   

Voting History -2012 & 2017 

Voter’s Choice Over the Years | Talaja |Meradesh
Talala Voter’s Choice Over the Years
Assembly Eleaction 2017 Winning Parties | Talaja | Machine Dalal
District-Wise Electoral Results

In 2012, INC won the constituency and earned 62722 votes that increased to 85897 votes in 2017. On the other hand, BJP garnered 61244 votes in 2012 and 54167votes in 2017. BSP got 3017 votes in 2012 and 2171 votes in 2017. INC completely dominated the district of Gir Somnath in 2017 by winning all 4 seats in contention.  

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