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The Gujarat has 26 Lok Sabha constituencies and Anand is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Anand is 20,92,745, among which 4.99% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 1.19% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 30.34% of voters live in urban areas while 69.66% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 14,96,859 voters in the constituency. Among which, 7,81,120 are male voters and 7,15,739 are female voters.
To recall, the sitting MP Patel Dilipbhai Manibhai from BJP defeated INC's Solanki Bharatbhai Madhavsinh by 63,426 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 65%.
The citizens of Anand have given their verdict and crowned Bharatiya Janata Party's PATEL MITESH RAMESHBHAI (BAKABHAI) as their MP. Indian National Congress's BHARATBHAI MADHAVSINH SOLANKI lost by a margin of 197,718 votes, confirming that the battle was closely fought.
Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Vankar Rameshbhai Valjibhai while the Indian National Congress gave a ticket to Bharatbhai Madhavsinh Solanki. Similarly, the Bharatiya Janata Party placed its bet on Patel Mitesh Rameshbhai (Bakabhai).