Lok Sabha election 2019: Baramati in Maharashtra has been a Pawar stronghold
Baramati Lok Sabha constituency in Maharashtra is a bastion of the Nationalist Congress Party, which has held the seat since 1991.
Sharad Pawar represented the seat till 2004 and his daughter Supriya Sule has won past two elections from the constituency.
In 2014, the vote share of NCP candidate Sule came down to 48% as compared to 66% of 2009.
The winning margin in 2014 was nearly 70,000 votes
Maharashtra’s 48 constituencies will vote to elect members to the Lok Sabha in four phases on April 11,18, 23 and 29.
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Baramati will vote on April 23.
Here’s all you need to know about Baramati Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Baramati
Voting date: April 23
2019 candidates: Kanchan Rahul Kool (BJP), Supriya Sule (NCP)
Sitting MP, Party: Supriya Sule, NCP
Winning margin: 69,719
Runner up name, party: Mahadev Jagannath Jankar, Rashtriya Samaj Paksha
Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,174
Number of voters in 2014: 1,066,963
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 59%
Number of women voters: 463,952