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The Rajasthan has 25 Lok Sabha constituencies and Jalore is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Jalore is 28,65,076, among which 19.51% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 16.45% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 12.58% of voters live in urban areas while 87.42% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 19,30,295. Of them, 10,26,787 and 9,03,497 are male and female voters respectively.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Devji Patel defeated INC's Anjana Udai Lal by a huge margin of 381,145 votes.
The voter turnout recorded was 60%.
In a hard fought battle between Devaji Patel (Bharatiya Janata Party) and Ratan Devasi (Indian National Congress), the former emerged victorious by a margin of 261,110 votes.
For this seat, Shiv Sena placed its bet on Vijay Shree while the Bharatiya Janata Party fielded Devaji Patel. Ratan was the candiate from Indian National Congress.