Lok Sabha election 2019: Madha constituency in Maharashtra is an NCP bastion
Madha Lok Sabha constituency, one of the 48 Lok Sabha constituencies of Maharashtra, was created on February 19, 2008. It first held elections in 2009 and its first member of Parliament (MP) was Sharad Pawar of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).
Currently, the seat is held by the NCP’s Vijaysinh Mohite–Patil.
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 Madha Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Madha
Voting date: April 23
2019 candidates: Ranjeetsinha Hindurao Naik-Nimbalkar (BJP), Sanjaymama Vitthalrao Shinde (NCP)
Sitting MP, Party: Mohite Patil Vijaysinh Shankarrao, Nationalist Congress Party
Winning margin: 25,344
Runner up name, party: Sadabhau Ramchandra Khot, Swabhimani Paksha
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,922
Number of voters in 2014: 1,080,167
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 62%
Number of women voters: 483,993