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Lok Sabha election 2019: Dindori in Maharashtra faces it’s third general election

Maharashtra’s 48 constituencies will vote to elect members to the Lok Sabha in four phases on April 11,18, 23 and 29.

constituency watch Updated: Mar 18, 2019 21:43 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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In 2014 Lok Sabha elections also Chavan won the election defeating Bharati Pawar of the NCP by nearly 2.5 lakh votes.(PTI/Representative Image)

Dindori Lok Sabha constituency, one of the 48 in Maharashtra, was created on February 19, 2008 as a part of a delimitation process.

It held its first election in 2009 and its first member of parliament (MP) was Harischandra Devram Chavan of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

In 2014 Lok Sabha elections also Chavan won the election defeating Bharati Pawar of the NCP by nearly 2.5 lakh votes.

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 Dindori Lok Sabha constituency:

State : Maharashtra

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Dindori

Sitting MP, Party: Chavan Harishchandra Devram, BJP

Winning margin in 2014: 247,619

Runner up name, party: Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar, NCP

Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,750

First Published: Mar 18, 2019 21:43 IST