Lok Sabha election 2019: Jalgaon constituency in Maharashatra
The constituency comprises six assembly segments, Jalgaon City, Jalgaon Rural, Amalner, Erandol, Chalisgaon and Pachora.Updated: Apr 19, 2019 15:34 IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The Jalgaon Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 48 Lok Sabha (parliamentary)constituencies of Maharashtra.
The constituency comprises six assembly segments, Jalgaon City, Jalgaon Rural, Amalner, Erandol, Chalisgaon and Pachora.
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s Nana Patil has held the seat for the past two terms and in 2014 he trounced Nationalist Congress Party’s Annasaheb Bhaskarrao Patil by over three lakh votes.
The general elections will be held across India in seven phases beginning April 11 and the counting of votes will take place on May 23.
Here’s all you need to know about Jalgaon Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Jalgaon
Date of voting: April 23
2019 candidates: Unmesh Bhaiyyasaheb Patil (BJP), Gulabrao Baburao Deokar (NCP)
Sitting MP, Party: A.T. Nana Patil, BJP
Winning margin in 2014: 383,525
Runner up name, party: Annasaheb Dr.Satish Bhaskarrao Patil, Nationalist Congress Party
Number of voters in 2014: 990,604
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 73%
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1890
Number of women voters: 798,906
First Published: Mar 13, 2019 11:14 IST