Gadchiroli–Chimur Lok Sabha Constituency is one of 48 Lok Sabha constituencies in the western state of Maharashtra. The constituency covers six assembly segments – Amgaon, Armori, Gadchiroli, Aheri, Brahmapuri and Chimur. It is reserved for members of Scheduled Tribe candidates.
The first phase of voting in seven constituencies of Maharashtra ended on April 11 with at least 61.33 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise in Gadchiroli-Chimur Lok Sabha constituency. The fate of seven candidates will be decided on May 23 when counting of votes takes place and the result is declared.
Altogether 55.78 per cent voters today exercised their franchise in the first phase of polling in seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Gadchiroli–Chimur Lok Sabha constituency of Maharashtra:
|1||Dr. NAMDEO DALLUJI USENDI||Indian National Congress|
|2||DEORAO MONBA NANNAWARE||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|3||Dr. RAMESHKUMAR BABURAOJI GAJBE||Vanchit Bahujan Aaghadi|
|4||ASHOK MAHADEVRAO NETE||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||HARICHANDRA NAGOJI MANGAM||Bahujan Samaj Party|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Ashok Nete of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won with a huge margin of almost 2.36 lakh votes. He had defeated Indian National Congress (INC) Namdeo Usendi.
In the year 2009, Marotrao Kowase of the INC managed to secure his winning position by getting 28 thousand votes against Nete.