Lok Sabha elections 2019: Zahirabad constituency in Telangana
Zahirabad Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 17 parliamentary seats in the southern state of Telangana.
B B Patil of Telangana Rashtra Samithi won the 2014 polls, the first-ever Lok Sabha elections in the state.
Zahirabad has seven assembly segments namely Jukkal, Banswada, Yellareddy, Kamareddy, Narayankhed, Andole and Zahirabad.
Telangana’s 17 seats will go to polls in a single phase on April 11.
Here are some details about Zahirabad Lok Sabha seat:
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Zahirabad
Names of candidates: K Madan Mohan Rao (INC), BB Patil (TRS), Shri Banala Laxma Reddy (BJP)
Polling date: April 11
Sitting MP, party: B.B. Patil, TRS
Winning margin in 2014: 144,631
Runner up name, party: Suresh Kumar Shetkar, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 1,099,784
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 76%
Number of women voters in 2014: 548,060
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,757