Dapoli (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Dapoli Vidhan Sabha constituency (Marathi: दापोली विधान सभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India.

Overview[edit]

Dapoli constituency is one of the five Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in Ratnagiri district.[1]

Before the delimitation of the parliamentary constituencies in 2008, Dapoli was part of Ratnagiri Lok Sabha constituency. After the delmitation, it became part of Raigad Lok Sabha constituency along with five other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Guhagar in Ratnagiri district and Pen, Alibag, Shrivardhan and Mahad in Raigad district.

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

  • 1995: Suryakant Dalvi, Shiv Sena
  • 1999: Suryakant Dalvi, Shiv Sena
  • 2004: Suryakant Dalvi, Shiv Sena
  • 2009: Suryakant Dalvi, Shiv Sena[2]

Election results[edit]

General elections 2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Dapoli
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Shiv Sena Suryakant Dalvi 74,973 53.59
INC Vijay Bhosale 28,169 20.13
MNS Santosh Shirke 12,481 8.92
Majority 46,804
Turnout 1,39,907
Shiv Sena hold Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 6 September 2010. 
  2. ^ "Maharashtra Assembly Election 2009 -Results". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 6 September 2010.