Lok Sabha elections 2019: Yavatmal-Washim constituency in Maharashtra
The Yavatmal-Washim constituency was created on February 19, 2008 as a part of a delimitation exercise. The constituency held its first election in 2009 which was won by Bhavana Gawali of Shiv Sena. Gawali continues to represents the constituency.as he defeated Shivajirao Moghein the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
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 Yavatmal-Washim Lok Sabha constituency:
State : Maharashtra
Name of the Lok Sabha constituency: Yavatmal-Washim
2019 candidates: Manikrao G. Thakare (Congress), Bhawana Gawli (Shiv Sena), Arun Sakharam Kinwatkar (BSP)
Date of polling: April 11
Sitting MP, Party: Gawali Bhavana Pundlikrao, Shiv Sena
Winning margin in 2014: 93,816
Runner up name, party: Shivajirao Shivaramji Moghe, Congress
Number of polling booths in 2014: 2,009
Number of voters in 2014: 1,033,402
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 81 %
Number of women voters: 447,164