Bhiwandi (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Bhiwandi Lok Sabha constituency (Marathi: भिवंडी लोकसभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 48 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India. This constituency came into existence on 19 February 2008 as a part of the implementation of the Presidential notification based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted on 12 July 2002.[1]

Assembly segments[edit]

Presently, Bhiwandi Lok Sabha constituency comprises six Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments. These segments are:[2]

AC No. AC Name Incumbent MLA Party
134 Bhiwandi Rural Shantaram More Shiv Sena
135 Shahapur Pandurang Mahadu Barora NCP
136 Bhiwandi West Mahesh Prabhakar Choughule BJP
137 Bhiwandi East Rupesh Laxman Mhatre Shiv Sena
138 Kalyan West Narendra Baburao Pawar BJP
139 Murbad Kisan Kathore BJP

Members of Parliament[edit]

Key

 INC    BJP  

Election Member Party
2009 Suresh Taware Indian National Congress
2014 Kapil Patil Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results[edit]

2009[edit]

Indian general elections, 2009: Bhiwandi
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Suresh Taware 1,82,789 31.29
BJP Jagannath Patil 1,41,425 24.21
MNS Devraj Mhatre 1,07,090 18.33
Independent Vishwanath Patil 77,769 13.32
SP R. R. Patil 32,767 5.61
Majority 41,364 7.08
Turnout 5,84,263 39.29
INC win (new seat)

2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Bhiwandi
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BJP Kapil Patil 4,11,070 46.95 +22.74
INC Vishwanath Patil 3,01,620 34.45 +3.16
MNS Suresh Mhatre 93,647 10.70 -7.63
NOTA None of the Above 9,311 1.06 N/A
Majority 1,09,450 12.50 +5.42
Turnout 8,75,605 51.61 +12.21
BJP gain from INC Swing +22.74

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