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Gujarat election 2017 key candidates: Ashok Jirawala

Ashok Jirawala is a Congress candidate from the Kamrej constituency

Ashok Jirawala, Gujarat Congress
Ashok Jirawala

was yet another candidate who was replaced by the after a push from On Patel’s insistence the replaced with Jirawala. Though an old face, Jirwala’s nomination was believed to be appeasing the Patidar community and further strengthen the party’s position vis-à-vis the BJP. Jirawala was a corporator in and is a by profession. He contested against Zalavadiya Devchandbhai of the BJP.