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List of constituencies of Gujarat Legislative Assembly

This is a list of constituencies of Gujarat Legislative Assembly or Gujarat Vidhan Sabha (ગુજરાત વિધાનસભા). It is the unicameral legislature of the Indian state of Gujarat. It is situated in the capital Gandhinagar. The first was elected in 1962.[1] Presently, there are 182 constituencies where members are directly elected.

Gujarat Vidhan Sabha
ગુજરાત વિધાનસભા
for current members, see Gujarat Legislative Assembly
Type
Type
Elections
First-past-the-post
Meeting place
Viththalbhai Patel Bhavan, Gujarat Vidhan Sabha, Gandhinagar
Website
http://www.gujaratassembly.gov.in/
Map of constituencies of Gujarat Legislative Assembly

Contents

ConstituenciesEdit

In 1962 the first Gujarat Legislative Assembly was elected with 154 seats. In 1966 the number was raised to 166. In 1971 the number was raised to 182. In 1976 the government imposed a moratorium on further changes until after the results of the 2001 census were tallied.[1]

2008 to dateEdit

Following the 2001 India census, a delimitation commission was set up with Justice Kuldip Singh, a retired Judge of the Supreme Court of India, as its chairperson. The order from the delimitation commission was implemented in 2008.[1] The following is the list of the constituencies established by the 2008 order.[2]

Abdasa in Kutch district is the largest (6278 km2) while Karanj in Surat district is the smallest (4 km2) constituency by area in Gujarat Legislative Assembly.[3]

List of Assembly Constituencies District wiseEdit

Kachchh (6)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
1 Abdasa None
2 Mandvi None
3 Bhuj None
4 Anjar None
5 Gandhidham SC
6 Rapar None

Banaskantha (9)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
7 Vav None
8 Tharad None
9 Dhanera None
10 Danta ST
11 Vadgam SC
12 Palanpur None
13 Deesa None
14 Deodar None
15 Kankrej None

Patan (4)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
16 Radhanpur none
17 Chanasma None
18 Patan None
19 Sidhpur None

Mahesana (7)Edit

District No. (04-Mahesana)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
20 Kheralu None
21 Unjha None
22 Visnagar None
23 Bechraji None
24 Kadi SC
25 Mahesana None
26 Vijapur None

Sabarkantha (4)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
27 Himatnagar None
28 Idar SC
29 Khedbrahma ST
33 Prantij None

Aravalli (3)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
30 Bhiloda ST
31 Modasa None
32 Bayad None

Gandhinagar (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
34 Dahegam None
35 Gandhinagar Dakshin None
36 Gandhinagar Uttar None
37 Mansa None
38 Kalol None

Ahmedabad (21)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
39 Viramgam None
40 Sanand None
41 Ghatlodia None
42 Vejalpur None
43 Vatva None
44 Ellisbridge None
45 Naranpura None
46 Nikol None
47 Naroda None
48 Thakkarbapa Nagar None
49 Bapunagar None
50 Amraiwadi None
51 Dariapur None
52 Jamalpur-Khadiya None
53 Maninagar None
54 Danilimda SC
55 Sabarmati None
56 Asarwa SC
57 Daskroi None
58 Dholka None
59 Dhandhuka None

Surendranagar (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
60 Dasada SC
61 Limdi none
62 Wadhwan none
63 Chotila none
64 Dhangadhra none

Morbi (3)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
65 Morbi None
66 Tankara None
67 Wankaner None

Rajkot (8)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
68 Rajkot East None
69 Rajkot West None
70 Rajkot South None
71 Rajkot Rural SC
72 Jasdan None
73 Gondal None
74 Jetpur None
75 Dhoraji None

Jamnagar (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
76 Kalavad SC
77 Jamnagar Gramya None
78 Jamnagar Uttar None
79 Jamnagar Dakshin None
80 Jamjodhpur None

Devbhoomi Dwarka (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
81 Khambhaliya None
82 Dwarka None

Porbandar (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
83 Porbandar None
84 Kutiyana None

Junagadh (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
85 Manavadar None
86 Junagadh None
87 Visavadar None
88 Keshod None
89 Mangrol None

Gir Somnath (4)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
90 Somnath None
91 Talala None
92 Kodinar SC
93 Una None

Amreli (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
94 Dhari None
95 Amreli None
96 Lathi None
97 Savarkundla None
98 Rajula None

Bhavnagar (7)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
99 Mahuva None
100 Talaja None
101 Gariadhar None
102 Palitana None
103 Bhavnagar Rural None
104 Bhavnagar East None
105 Bhavnagar West None

Botad (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
106 Gadhada SC
107 Botad None

Anand (7)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
108 Khambhat None
109 Borsad None
110 Anklav None
111 Umreth None
112 Anand None
113 Petlad None
114 Sojitra None

Kheda (7)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
115 Matar None
116 Nadiad None
117 Mehmedabad None
118 Mahudha None
119 Thasra None
120 Kapadvanj None
121 Balasinor None

Mahisagar (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
122 Lunawada None
123 Santrampur ST

Panchmahal (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
124 Shehra None
125 Morva Hadaf ST
126 Godhara None
127 Kaalol None
128 Halol None

Dahod (6)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
129 Fatepura ST
130 Jhalod ST
131 Limkheda ST
132 Dahod ST
133 Garbada ST
134 Devgadhbariya None

Chhota Udaipur (3)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
138 Jetpur (ST) ST
137 Chhota Udaipur ST
139 Sankheda ST

Vadodara (10)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
135 Savli None
136 Vaghodiya None
140 Dabhoi None
141 Vadodara City SC
142 Sayajigunj None
143 Akota None
144 Raopura None
145 Manjalpur None
146 Padra None
147 Karjan None

Narmada (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
148 Nandod ST
149 Dediapada ST

Bharuch (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
150 Jambusar None
151 Vagra None
152 Jhagadiya ST
153 Bharuch None
154 Ankleshwar None

Surat (16)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
155 Olpad None
156 Mangrol ST
157 Mandvi ST
158 Kamrej None
159 Surat East None
160 Surat North None
161 Varachha Road None
162 Karanj None
163 Limbayat none
164 Udhana none
165 Majura None
166 Katargam None
167 Surat West None
168 Choryasi None
169 Bardoli SC
170 Mahuva ST

Tapi (2)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
171 Vyara ST
172 Nizar ST

Dang (1)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
173 Dang ST

Navsari (4)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
174 Jalalpore None
175 Navsari None
176 Gandevi ST
177 Vansda ST

Valsad (5)Edit

Constituency Number Name of Constituency Reserved for
178 Dharampur ST
179 Valsad None
180 Pardi None
181 Kaprada ST
182 Umargaon ST

Summary of SeatsEdit

Type of Assembly Constituencies General Scheduled Caste Scheduled tribes Total
Nos of Assembly Constituencies 142 13 27 182

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Pathak, Japan K. (12 August 2012). "Sharing the final delimitation order of Gujarat, and its background". DeshGujarat. Archived from the original on 13 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Members of 12th Assembly". Gujarat Legislative Assembly.
  3. ^ https://m.economictimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/gujarat-assembly-polls-day-1-all-you-need-to-know/the-previous-winner/slideshow/61994428.cms