Lok Sabha elections 2019: Thane constituency in Maharashtra
The Thane Lok Sabha constituency, one of Maharashtra’s 48 seats, comprises six Assembly segments.
The district has 60 lakh voters, with 340 belonging to the third gender and 3,883 differently-abled. The district will have 6,488 polling centres and some may require auxiliary centres too.
A team of 718 police officers and 8,360 personnel will be deployed on the polling day. Seventy-two flying squads and 21 video-monitoring teams will keep an eye on Thane, which will vote in the Lok Sabha elections on April 29.
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 Thane Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Thane
Sitting MP, Party: Vichare Rajan Baburao, Shiv Sena
Winning margin: 281,299
Runner up name, party: Sanjeev Ganesh Naik, NCP
Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,197
Number of voters in 2014: 1,054,575
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 81%
Number of women voters: 463,000