Jasdan assembly constituency is located in Rajkot district and consists of:
Gondal Taluka (Part) Villages – Dadva Hamirpara, Karmal Kotda.
Sayla Taluka (Part) of Surendranagar District Village – Ori.
Designated as a General Constituency.
During the 2012 elections, the total number of electors was 202511 and the turnout stood at 81.21%, in real numbers- 164457 voters. 2017 witnessed a turnout decrease; out of the 228824 electors, 74.29% of voters exercised their constitutional rights. In real numbers it translates to 169991 voters.
Representation and Results
2017’s assembly election winner, INC’s Bavaliya Kunvarjibhai Mohanbhai gained a vote share of 49.60% and defeated BJP’s Dr.Bharat Khodabhai Boghara whose vote share stood at 44.15%. The remaining candidate in the fray was independent candidate Rajpara Maganbhai Jadavbhai with 0.88% Vote share. 1.47% of votes were under NOTA.
Voting History -2012 & 2017
In 2012, INC won the constituency and earned 78055 votes that increased to 84321 votes in 2017. On the other hand, BJP garnered 67208 votes in 2012 and 75044 votes in 2017. However, overall BJP dominated the district of Rajkot in 2017 by winning 6 seats. INC managed to secure 2 seats.
Data Source – Meradesh.org