Charminar (Assembly constituency)

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Charminar
Constituency
for the Vidhan Sabha
DistrictHyderabad
StateTelangana
Electorate1,96,116
Current constituency
Created1967
PartyAIMIM

Charminar Assembly constituency is a constituency of Telangana Legislative Assembly, India. It is one of 15 constituencies in capital city of Hyderabad. It is part of Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency.

Syed Pasha Quadri won the assembly election from Charminar in 2014.[1][2][3][4][5]

Extent of the constituency[edit]

The Assembly Constituency presently comprises the following neighbourhoods:

Neighbourhood
Charminar
Purana pul
Laad Bazaar
Moghalpura
Khilwat
Chaderghat (part)
Lal Darwaza (part)

Election results[edit]

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2018[edit]

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2018: Charminar (Assembly constituency)
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AIMIM Mumtaz Ahmed Khan[6] 53,808 53.7% -3.9
BJP T Uma Mahendra 21,222 21.2% new
INC Mohd Ghouse 16,899 16.9% +11.8
Majority 32,586 32.5% -0.7
Turnout 1,00,235 50.3% -5.9
AIMIM hold Swing

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2014[edit]

Telangana Assembly Elections, 2014: Charminar (Assembly constituency)
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AIMIM Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri[7] 62,941 57.6%
Telugu Desam M A Basith 26,326 24.1%
TRS MirInayat Ali Qaudri 8,272 7.6%
Majority 36,615 33.2%
Turnout 1,10,212 56.2%
AIMIM hold Swing +2.97

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BJP Condemns MIM MLA's Remarks on Gandhi's Statue". outlookindia.com. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Complaint Against MIM MLA for Remarks on Gandhi's Statue". outlookindia.com. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Is MIM MLA Pasha Quadri next in line?". The Hindu. 22 January 2013. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
  4. ^ "Case against MIM MLA Pasha Quadri - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Telangana CM, K Chandrashekar Rao, a Hindi speaking CM in south India - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
  6. ^ Charminar 2018 results
  7. ^ Charminar 2014 results

See also[edit]