Gujarat Bhavnagar assembly election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Palitana, Talaja, Gariadhar, Mahuva, Bhavnagar Rural, Bhavnagar East, Bhavnagar West: The Gujarat Assembly Elections results were declared on December 18. BJP candidate Dave Vibhavari has won from Bhavnagar East. BJP candidate Parsottambhai Odhavjibhai Solanki has won from Bhavnagar Rural. BJP’s Jitu Vaghani, contesting from Bhavnagar West seat won. This time around the high-octane election campaign by the Congress president Rahul Gandhi has upped the ante for the ruling BJP party, who is banking upon Prime minister Narendra Modi. On the other hand, Narendra Modi, who has steered the party to victory three consecutive times, enjoys immense popularity in the state and is thereby, extremely tough to defeat.The preparations have been made for the upcoming polls. For peaceful and people-friendly elections, the Election Commissioner has instructed that every polling station should be equipped with Assured Minimum Facilities (AMF) like drinking water, shed, toilet, ramp for the physically challenged voters, a standard voting compartment etc. for the convenience and facilitation of voters. At least 182 women-managed polling stations will also be set up for the entire state of Gujarat for the first time. Coming to the Bhavnagar district, as per the 2011 Census, the Bhavnagar municipality had a population of 16,97,964 out of which 868,833 are males and 829,131 are females.The district had 234 polling stations and went to polls in the first phase on December 9. As per the Election Commission, the final voter turnout in the first phase of the Gujarat elections for 89 seats stood at 66.75 percent which is well below 71.32 percent voter turnout in 2012. The big names in the first phase of the poll included Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Congress’s Shaktisinh Gohil and Paresh Dhanani.
Gujarat election result 2017: Who got what in assembly constituencies of Bhavnagar
Here are the live updates
3:53 pm BJP candidate Parsottambhai Odhavjibhai Solanki won from Bhavnagar Rural
3:50 pm BJP’s Jitu Vaghani, contesting from Bhavnagar West seat won
3:40 pm BJP candidate Dave Vibhavari won from Bhavnagar East
9:30 am Presently, BJP’s Jitu Vaghani, contesting from Bhavnagar West seat, leading by 2200 votes.
Gujarat election result 2017: Who got what in assembly constituencies of Bhavnagar in 2012
Palitana- Pravinbhai Jinabhai Rathod, INC
Bhavnagar Rural- Purshottam Solanki, BJP
Bhavnagar East- Vibhavariben Vijaybhai Dave, BJP
Bhavnagar West- Jitu Vaghani, BJP