Jodhpur is one of the key Lok Sabha constituencies of Rajasthan. The voting for the parliamentary polls 2019 on this seat will take place in the fourth phase on April 29. Currently, it comprises of eight assembly seats - Sardarpura, Soorsagar, Jodhpur City, Phalodi, Lohawat, Shergarh, Luni and Pokaran. The seat is not reserved for any category and its constituency number is 16. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Schedule: Voting In 7 Phases From April 11 to May 19, Counting And Results On May 23; Check All Dates For General Elections.
This time, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has fielded Gajendra Singh Shekhawat from Jodhpur, while the Congress has given the ticket to Vaibhav Gehlot. The last date of filing nominations for the seat was April 9. The scrutiny of nominations papers took place on April `10. Meanwhile, the last date of withdrawal of candidature was April 12. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase II: List of States And Constituencies Voting On April 18.
Details of Jodhpur Lok Sabha Constituency:
|Issue of Notification||April 2|
|Last date for filing nomination||April 9|
|Scrutiny of nomination||April 10|
|Last date for withdrawal of candidature||April 12|
|Date Of Poll||April 29|
|Date of Result||May 23|
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In 2014 election, BJP candidate Shekhawat had won from Ajmer Lok Sabha Constituency defeating Congress' Chandresh Kumari Katoch with over four lakh votes. Meanwhile, in 2009 elections, Chandresh Kumari Katoch had bagged the seat on the Congress ticket.
List of States And Constituencies That Will Vote On April 29 In Phase IV
|State (No. of seats voting in this phase)||Constituencies|
|Bihar (5)||Darbhanga, Ujiarpur, Samastipur, Begusarai, Munger|
|Jammu And Kashmir (1)||Anantnag|
|Jharkhand (3)||Chatra, Lohardaga, Palamu|
|Madhya Pradesh (6)||Siddhi, Shahdol, Jabalpur, Mandla, Chhindwara, Balaghat|
|Maharashtra (17)||Nandurbar, Dhule, Dindori, Nashik, Palghar, Bhiwandi, Kalyan, Thane, Mumbai North, Mumbai North-West, Mumbai North-East, Mumbai North-Central, Mumbai South -Central, Mumbai South, Maval, Shirur, Shirdi|
|Odisha (6)||Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur|
|Rajasthan (13)||Tonk-Sawai Madhopur, Ajmer, Pali, Jodhpur, Barmer, Jalore, Udaipur, Banswara, Chittorgarh, Rajsamand, Bhilwara, Kota, Jhalawar-Baran|
|Uttar Pradesh (13)||Shahjahanpur, Kheri, Hardoi, Misrikh, Unnao, Farrukhabad, Etawah, Kannauj, Kanpur, Akbarpur, Jalaun, Jhansi, Hamirpur|
|West Bengal (8)||Baharampur, Krishnanagar, Ranaghat, Bardhaman Purba, Bardhaman - Durgapur, Asansol, Bolpur, Birbhum|
On March 10, the Election Commission of India announced dates for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The elections will take place in seven phases, and the results will be declared on May 23. The polls will be held in 1,035,918 polling stations across the country compared to 928,000 set up during the last Lok Sabha election in 2014.