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Gujarat election 2017 key candidates: Jawahar Chavda

Jawahar Chavda is a Congress candidate from the Manavdar constituency

Jawahar Chavda , Gujarat Congress
Jawahar Chavda

Chavda is also one of the richest candidates of the in the fray and a two time winner from his constituency in district. His financial muscle is evidenced by massive amounts of properties that he and his family members hold in district – right from commercial towers, agricultural lands measuring several acres and residential plots. Chavda, has in the past taken up various issues, including opposing the translocation of Asiatic lions from Gir in to after a spike in their population led to increased man-animal conflicts. He contested the polls against BJP’s Nitinbhai Faldu. 

First Published: Sat, December 16 2017. 20:01 IST