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Wardha Lok Sabha Constituency of Maharashtra: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Wardha Lok Sabha constituency of Maharashtra.

Wardha Lok Sabha Constituency of Maharashtra: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Wardha Lok Sabha Constituency is one of 48 Lok Sabha constituencies in the western state of Maharashtra. Wardha Constituency covers six assembly segments – Dhamangaon Railway, Morshi, Arvi, Deoli, Hinganghat and Wardha.

The first phase of voting in seven constituencies of Maharashtra ended on April 11 with at least 53.36 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise in Wardha 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 Wardha Lok Sabha constituency of Maharashtra:

SR no. Candidate Name Party Name
1 Adv. Bhaskar Marotrao Neware Independent
2 Arvind Shamrao Lillore Independent
3 Gadhave Pravin Rameshwarrao Ambedkarist Republican Party
4 Rajesh Marotrao Balpande Independent
5 Charulata Khajansing Tokas Indian National Congress
6 Ramdas Chandrabhanji Tadas Bharatiya Janata Party
8 Dhanraj Kotiram Vanjari Independent
9 Shaileshkumar Premkishorji Agrawal Bahujan Samaj Party
10 Dnyaneshwar Laxamnrao Wakudkar Lokjagar Party
11 Nandkishor Ramaji Sagar Independent
12 Zitruji Chandruji Borutkar Independent
13 Ganesh Kisanrao Lade Ambedkarite Party of India
22 Jagdish Uddhavrao Wankhade Bahujan Mukti Party
23 Umesh Sadashiv Neware Independent
24 Mohd. Imran Mohd. Yakub Indian Union Muslim League

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Ramdas Tadas of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – won with a huge margin of over 2.15 lakh votes. He had defeated Indian National Congress (INC) Sagar Meghe.

In the year 2009, INC's Datta Meghe managed to secure his winning position by getting a margin of 95 thousand votes against BJP's Suresh Waghmare.