Borivali (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Borivali Vidhan Sabha constituency (Marathi: बोरीवली विधानसभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies in Maharashtra state in western India. This constituency came into existence in 1951 as one of the 268 Vidhan Sabha constituencies of the erstwhile Bombay state.

Overview[edit]

Borivali constituency is one of the 26 Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in the Mumbai Suburban district.[1]

Borivali is part of the Mumbai North Lok Sabha constituency along with five other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely Dahisar, Magathane Kandivali East, Charkop and Malad West in the Mumbai Suburban district.[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

As a constituency of Bombay state:

Key

 INC    Janata Party    BJP  

Election Member Party
1962 Ishwarlal Parekh Indian National Congress
1967 J. G. Dattani Indian National Congress
1972 Dwarkanath Palkar Indian National Congress
1978 Ram Naik Janata Party
1980 Ram Naik Bharatiya Janata Party
1985 Ram Naik Bharatiya Janata Party
1990 Hemendra Mehta Bharatiya Janata Party
1995 Hemendra Mehta Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Hemendra Mehta Bharatiya Janata Party
2004 Gopal Shetty Bharatiya Janata Party
2009 Gopal Shetty Bharatiya Janata Party
2014 Vinod Tawde Bharatiya Janata Party

Election Results[edit]

Assembly elections 2004[edit]

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election, 2004: Borivali
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Gopal Chinayyya Shetty 1,52,748
INC Shashee Prabhu 1,00,745
Majority 52,003
Turnout
BJP hold Swing

Assembly elections 2009[edit]

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election, 2009: Borivali
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Gopal Shetty 68,926 47.42
MNS Nayan Kadam 38,699 26.62
INC Bhushan Patil 35,119 24.16
Majority 30,277 20.83
Turnout 1,45,327
BJP hold Swing

Assembly elections 2014[edit]

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Borivali
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Vinod Tawde 1,08,278 60.50 +13.08
Shiv Sena Uttam Prakash Agarwal 29,011 16.21 N/A
MNS Nayan Kadam 21,765 12.16 -14.46
Majority 79,267 44.29 +23.46
Turnout 1,78,976 55.15
BJP hold Swing +13.08

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 5 September 2010.