Lok Sabha elections 2019: Latur constituency in Maharashtra
The Latur Lok Sabha constituency, one of the 48 in Maharashtra, is represented in the lower house by Bharatiya Janata Party’s Sunil Baliram Gaikwad.
Gaikwad defeated Congress’s Dattatray Gunderao by a margin of more than two lakh votes.
Nearly 14,000 voters chose NOTA in 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
Maharashtra’s 48 constituencies will vote to elect members to the Lok Sabha in four phases on April 11, 18, 23 and 29.
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Here’s all you need to know about Latur Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Latur
Voting date: April 18
2019 candidates: Sudhakar Bhalerao Shrungare (BJP), Machhlindra Kamant (Congress)
Sitting MP, Party: Dr. Sunil Baliram Gaikwad, BJP
Winning margin: 253,395
Runner up name, party: Bansode Dattatray Gunderao, Congress
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,898
Number of voters in 2014: 1,057,579
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 63%
Number of women voters: 479,103