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Surendranagar is one of the 26 Lok Sabha constituencies of Gujarat.
According to the census, the total population of Surendranagar is 24,13,723, among which 9.99% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 1.04% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 25.69% of voters live in urban areas while 74.31% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 16,56,657. Of them, 8,77,745 and 7,78,912 are male and female voters respectively.
The sitting MP Fatepara Devajibhai Govindbhai from BJP defeated INC's Koli Patel Somabhai Gandalal by a huge margin of 202,907 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 57%.
Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr. MUNJAPARA MAHENDRABHAI swept Surendranagar by a vote margin of 277,437. Indian National Congress's KOLI PATEL SOMABHAI GANDALAL managed to garner only 354407.
Indian National Congress fielded Kolipatel Somabhai while the Bharatiya Janata Party gave a ticket to Mahendrabhai Munjpara. Similarly, the Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Solanki Shaileshbhai Nagarbhai.