Basmath (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Basmath Vidhan Sabha constituency (Marathi: बसमत विधान सभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India.[1]

Overview[edit]

Basmath (constituency number 92) is one of the three Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in Hingoli district. It covers the entire Basmath tehsil and part of Aundha tehsil of this district.[2]

Basmath is part of the Hingoli Lok Sabha constituency along with five other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely Kalamnuri and Hingoli in Hingoli district and Umarkhed, Kinwat and Hadgaon in Nanded district.[3]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

General elections 2009[edit]

General Election, 2009: Basmath
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
NCP Jaiprakash Dandegaonkar 81,357 45.62
Shiv Sena Jaiprakash Mundada 78,513 44.03
Independent Ujjwalatai Tambhale 9,059 5.08
Majority 2,844
Turnout 1,78,323
NCP hold Swing

General elections 2014[edit]

General Election, 2014: Basmath
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Shiv Sena Jaiprakash Mundada 63,851
NCP Jaiprakash Dandegaonkar 58295
Majority 5,556
Turnout
Swing to Shiv Sena from NCP Swing


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 14 November 2010. 
  2. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 259. 
  3. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 277. 
  4. ^ "Sitting and previous MLAs from Basmath Assembly Constituency". 

Coordinates: 19°20′0.59″N 77°9′25.65″E / 19.3334972°N 77.1571250°E / 19.3334972; 77.1571250