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Election Results 2019: Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh

This time around, the Congress will be hoping to turn the tables considering the previous election’s margin of less than 30,000 votes.

constituency watch Updated: May 23, 2019 10:45 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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Voters queue up early in the morning to cast their vote at a polling station in Madhya Pradesh.(ANI Photo)

Gwalior is one of the 29 Lok Sabha constituencies of Madhya Pradesh.

After the Delimitation Commission of India’s Order was imposed in 2008, the constituency of Gwalior is made up of eight assembly segments that are spread over the districts of Gwalior and Shivpuri.

It was represented by BJP’s Narendra Singh Tomar who won the 2014 Lok Sabha elections by defeating Congress’s Ashok Singh by a margin of 29,699 votes.

Here’s all you need to know about Madhya Pradesh

This time around, the Congress was hoping to turn the tables considering the previous election’s margin of less than 30,000 votes. Towards this end, it had once again fielded Ashok Singh against BJP’s Vivek Sejwalkar, instead of Narendra Singh Tomar who was moved to nearby Morena.

Here’s all you need to know about the Gwalior Lok Sabha Constituency

State: Madhya Pradesh

Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Gwalior

Date of Polling: May 12

Contesting Candidates: Vivek Sejwalkar (BJP), Ashok Singh (Congress)

Sitting MP, Party: Narendra Singh Tomar, BJP

Winning margin in 2014: 29,699

Runner up name, party: Ashok Singh, Congress

Number of voters in 2014: 991,071

Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 73

Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,001

Number of women voters: 394,978

Also Read: Lok Sabha Election, Election Result 2019, Live Election Result, Election News

First Published: May 09, 2019 13:41 IST