Bhimavaram (Assembly constituency)

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Bhimavaram
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictWest Godavari
StateAndhra Pradesh
Current constituency
ReservationNo

Bhimavaram (Assembly constituency) is one of the 15 constituencies of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly in West Godavari district. As per the Delimitation Orders (2008), the constituency covers Veeravasaram and Bhimavaram mandals. It also covers Bhimavaram (M+OG), Bhimavaram (M) - Ward No. 1 to 27, China-Amiram (OG) (Part) - Ward No. 28, Rayalam (R) (OG) (Part) - Ward No. 29.[1]

Overview[edit]

It is part of the Narsapuram Lok Sabha constituency along with another six Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Achanta, Palakol, Narasapuram, Undi, Tanuku, and Tadepalligudem.

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Assembly Elections 2004[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2004: Bhimavaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Grandhi Srinivas 63,939 51.03 +16.44
TDP Venkata Narasimha Raju Penumatsa 56,034 44.72 -17.67
Majority 7,905 6.31
Turnout 125,302 72.74 +8.16
INC gain from TDP Swing

Assembly Elections 2009[edit]

Andhra Pradesh state assembly elections, 2009: Bhimavaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Ramanjaneyulu Pulaparthi (Anjibabu) 63,862 40.40 -10.63
PRP Vegesna Suryanarayana Raju 41,763 26.42
TDP Gadiraju Satyanarayana Raju 39,818 25,19 -19.53
Majority 22,099 13.98
Turnout 158,071 81.28 +8.54
INC hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Bhimavaram
Party Candidate Votes % ±
TDP Ramanjaneyulu Pulaparthi (Anjibabu) 90,722 51.61
YSRCP Grandhi Srinivas 77,046 43.81
Majority 13,676 7.80
Turnout 175,871 77.96 -3.32
TDP gain from INC Swing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DELIMITATION OF PARLIAMENTARY AND ASSEMBLY CONSTITUENCIES ORDER, 2008" (pdf). Election Commission of India. p. 22. Retrieved 11 October 2014.