Election Result 2019: Khandwa constituency in Madhya Pradesh
The Khandwa Lok Sabha constituency voted May 19, the last phase of general election 2019 .Updated: May 23, 2019 11:42 IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The Khandwa Lok Sabha constituency is one of 29 parliamentary seats of Madhya Pradesh. It covers eight assembly segments– Bagali, Mandhata, Khandwa, Pandhana, Nepanagar, Burhanpur, Bikhangaon and Badwah.
Of these, Bagali, Khandwa, Pandhana, Nepanagar and Bikhangaon are reserved for the members of the Scheduled Tribes.
Muslims comprise around 250,000 of the 1.99 million-strong electorate in the eight assembly constituencies that fall within this seat, and that are spread across Dewas, Khandwa, Burhanpur and Khargone districts.
The constituency voted on the last phase of general election 2019 on May 19.
Currently, Arun Subhash Chandra Yadav from Congress is leading the scene after the initial phase of counting.
Here’s all you need to know about the Khandwa Lok Sabha constituency:
State: Madhya Pradesh
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Khandwa
Date of polling: May 19
2019 candidates: Arun Subhash Chandra Yadav (Congress), Nandkumar Singh Chouhan (BJP)
Sitting MP, Party: Nandkumar Singh Chouhan (BJP)
Winning margin in 2014: 259,714
Runner up name, party: Arun Subhash Chandra Yadav, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 1,257,711
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 71
Number of women voters: 579,753
Number of polling booths in 2014:1,965
First Published: May 14, 2019 13:53 IST