Lok Sabha election 2019: Nashik constituency in Maharashtra
Nashik, the temple city of Maharashtra, was represented in the 16th Lok Sabha by Shiv Sena’s Godse Hemant Tukaram.
He was previously a member of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena and contested the same constituency in the 2009 elections, but lost to the NCP’s Sameer Bhujbal by 24,000 votes.
Maharashtra’s 48 constituencies will vote to elect members to the Lok Sabha in four phases on April 11,18, 23 and 29.
Here’s all you need to know about Nashik Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Nashik
Sitting MP, Party: Godse Hemant Tukaram, Shiv Sena
Winning margin in 2014: 187,336
Runner up name, party: Chhagan Bhujbal, NCP
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,664
Number of voters in 2014: 937,600
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 68%
Number of women voters: 412,833