Jayantilal Bhanusali

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Jayantilal Parshottam Bhanusali
MLA of Gujarat
In office
Personal details
Born(1964-06-01)1 June 1964
Died8 January 2019(2019-01-08) (aged 54)
Political partyBhartiya Janata Party

Jayantilal Parshottam Bhanusali (1 June 1964 – 8 January 2019) was a Member of the Legislative Assembly from the Abadasa constituency in Gujarat from December 2007 to December 2012. He was a member of the 12th legislative assembly.[1][2] He was Gujarat BJP Vice President.[3]

He was shot dead by unidentified attackers aboard a train, Sayajinagari Express between Kataria and Surajbari stations on 8 January 2019.[2] A few days after his murder, fellow BJP member Chhabil Patel was charged by the police for conspiracy.[4]


  1. "TWELFTH GUJARAT LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY". Gujarat assembly. Retrieved 19 May 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Gujarat BJP Leader, 53, Shot Dead On Moving Train". NDTV.com. Retrieved 8 January 2019.
  3. "Jayantilal Bhanusali, former Gujarat BJP vice president shot dead onboard train". News Nation English. Retrieved 16 September 2021.
  4. "Jayanti Bhanushali murder case: BJP suspends Chhabil Patel". 26 January 2019.

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