Lok Sabha elections 2019: All about Raver constituency in Maharashtra
After delimitation, Raver first held elections in 2009 and its first member of Parliament was Haribhau Jawale of the Bharatiya Janata Party.Updated: Mar 13, 2019 12:01 IST
The Raver Lok Sabha constituency, one of the 48 in Maharashtra, was created on February 19 2008 following the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India.
It first held elections in 2009 and its first member of Parliament was Haribhau Jawale of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
In the 16th Lok Sabha, the constituency was held by Khadase Raksha Nikhil of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
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 Raver Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Raver
Sitting MP, Party: Khadase Raksha Nikhil, BJP,
Winning margin in 2014: 390,858
Runner up name, party: Sunderlal Tiwari, Congress
Number of voters in 2014: 1,011,417
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 69%
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,731
Number of women voters: 750,688