Dahod Gujarat Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Dahod Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News, Gujarat Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Dahod Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Dahod MP Issues

Dahod Gujarat Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Dahod Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News, Gujarat Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Dahod Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Dahod MP Issues

About Dahod:

As one of the 26 Lok Sabha seats which belong to the western Indian state of Gujarat, the Dahod constituency covers the entire district of Dahod (also known as Dohad). The total number of electorates in the Dahod Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 19) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,194,821 of which 602,973 are males and 591,848 are females. 

 

 

 

Assembly Segments:

The Dahod Parliamentary constituency in Gujarat is reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes.

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Santrampur (ST)

Fatepura (ST)

Jhalod (ST)

Limkheda (ST)

Dahod (ST)

Garbada (ST)

Devgadbaria

   

About Dahod:

Situated in the Dahod District in the state, the Dahod town-city is the administrative center as well as the Municipal Corporation of the eponymous district. With a population of 2,126,558 as per the 2011 census, the Dahod District is one of the most backward regions in the state. The economy of the Dahod Parliamentary constituency features a weak agricultural base, with no advancement in industrial or technological sectors. The constituency has been announced as one of the country’s 250 most backward districts, receiving regular governmental funds under special schemes such as the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme (BRGFP). Seven assembly segments constitute the parliamentary constituency of Dahod.

A Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Prabha Kishore Taviad

Age

59

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Indian National Congress

Gender

Female

Educational Qualification

Post Graduate

Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha

Debates participated

26

Private member bills passed

0

Questions asked

4

Attendance

94%