Lok Sabha election 2019: Bhiwandi in Maharashtra polled more than 9000 NOTA votes in 2014
In the Lok Sabha elections held in 2009, Suresh Taware of the Congress emerged as the winner. Kapil Patil of the BJP wrested the seat in 2014 defeating Vishwanath Patil of the Congress.Updated: Mar 19, 2019 10:31 IST
This Bhiwandi Lok Sabha constituency came into existence in February 2008 following the recommendation of the Delimitation Commission of India.
In the Lok Sabha elections held in 2009, Suresh Taware of the Congress emerged as the winner. Kapil Patil of the BJP wrested the seat in 2014 defeating Vishwanath Patil of the Congress. More than 9000 votes were polled under NOTA.
Maharashtra’s 48 constituencies will vote to elect members to the Lok Sabha in four phases on April 11,18, 23 and 29.
Here’s all you need to know about Bhiwandi Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Bhiwandi
Sitting MP, Party: Kapil Moreshwar Patil, BJP
Winning margin: 109,450
Runner up name, party: Patil Vishwanath Ramchandra, Congress
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,990
Number of voters in 2014: 875,814
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 78%
Number of women voters: 372,570
First Published: Mar 19, 2019 10:31 IST