Byculla (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Byculla Vidhan Sabha constituency (Marathi: भायखळा विधानसभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India.[1]

Overview[edit]

Byculla (constituency number 184) is one of the ten Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in the Mumbai City district.[2] Number of electorates in 2009 was 271,507 (male 153,641, female 117,866).[3]

Byculla is part of the Mumbai South Lok Sabha constituency along with five other Vidhan Sabha segments in Mumbai City district, namely Worli, Shivadi, Colaba, Malabar Hill and Mumbadevi.[4]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Key

 INC    AIMIM  

Election Member Party
2009 Madhukar Chavan Indian National Congress
2014 Waris Pathan All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen

Election results[edit]

2014 result[edit]

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election, 2014: Byculla
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AIMIM Waris Pathan 25,314 20.33 N/A
BJP Madhu Chavan 23,957 19.24 N/A
INC Madhukar Chavan 22,021 17.68 -13.54
ABS Geeta Gawli 20,895 16.78 -5.33
MNS Sanjay Naik 19,762 15.87 -7.52
Independent Rohidas Lokhande 7,865 6.32 N/A
BSP Pravin Pawar 1,341 1.08 +0.36
IUML Rehan Khan 662 0.53 N/A
Independent Shahe Alam Khan 450 0.36 N/A
AWVP Aejaaz Mukadam 372 0.30 N/A
Independent Ujwal Rane 285 0.23 N/A
NOTA None of the above 1,620 1.30 N/A
Majority 1,357 1.09 -6.74
Turnout 1,24,544 55.43 +11.87
AIMIM gain from INC Swing

2009 result[edit]

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly election, 2009: Byculla
Party Candidate Votes % ±
INC Madhukar Chavan 36,302 31.22
MNS Sanjay Naik 27,198 23.39
ABS Arun Gawli 25,703 22.11
Shiv Sena Yeshwant Jadhav 20,692 17.80
SP Sarfaraz Khan 3,708 3.19
BSP Bhagwan Tambe 832 0.72
PECP Choudhary Abdul Malik 529 0.45
Independent Savia Pereira 529 0.45
Independent Sarvesh Malankar 257 0.22
Independent Firdosh Homavazir 210 0.18
Independent Gulam Ansari 180 0.15
Independent Sabir Chouhan 130 0.11
Majority 9,104 7.83
Turnout 1,16,270 43.56
INC win (new seat)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Archived from the original on 18 March 2010. Retrieved 11 November 2010. 
  2. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 267. 
  3. ^ "General Elections to State Legislative Assembly 2009" (PDF). Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 11 November 2010. 
  4. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). The Election Commission of India. p. 278.