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Rajkot is one of the 26 Lok Sabha constituencies of Gujarat.
According to the data from last census, 27,21,136 people stay in Rajkot. Out of them, 7.05% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 27,21,136 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 64.89% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 35.11% people.
Out of the total 16,55,717 voters, there are 8,64,760 male voters while 7,90,957 voters are females.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai Kundariya defeated INC's Kuvarjibhai Mohanbhai Bavaliya by a huge margin of 246,428 votes.
A total of 64% voters cast their vote in these elections.
In a completely one-sided battle, Bharatiya Janata Party's KUNDARIA MOHANBHAI KALYANJIBHAI crushed Indian National Congress's KAGATHARA LALITBHAI by a margin of 368,407 to win Rajkot.
Indian National Congress fielded Kagathara Lalitbhai while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Kundaria Mohanbhai. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Parmar Vijay.