Guhagar Assembly Election 2019 | The Election Commission of India (ECI) announced the dates for the Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections. Voting for the 288-member Assembly will be held on 21 October in a single phase. The counting of votes and final results will be declared on 24 October, authorities said. The term of the Devendra Fadnavis-led current Maharashtra Assembly will end on 9 November.
The notification and nomination process for the Assembly election was issued on 27 September. Candidates filed their nominations latest by 4 October. The scrutiny of nomination papers was done on 5 October and the last date to withdraw candidature from the electoral battle was 7 October. A total of 95,473 polling stations will be set up for over 8.95 crore voters in Maharashtra.
There are no reserved seats under any category in the Ratnagiri district.
Results in previous elections—The incumbent MLA and NCP candidate Jadhav Bhaskar Bahurao has consistently won elections since 2009.
In 2014, Bhaurao won with 72,525 votes against BJP candidate Dr Natu Vinay Shridhar's 39,761 votes.
Similarly, in 2009 he defeated Shiv Sena's Kadam Ramdas Gangaram with a margin of about 13,000 votes.
In 2004, BJP's Dr Natu Vinay Shridhar won with 59,119 votes against NCP candidate Nandkishor Rajaram Pawar's 30,936 votes.
In 1999, Dr Natu Vinay secured 38,861 votes against NCP candidate Bait Chandrakant Dhondu's 25,126 votes and won the election.
In 2019 elections, the former NCP candidate Jadhav Bhaskar Bahurao will be seen standing on Shiv Sena's ticket. Among other opponents are Umesh Uday Pawar of BSP, Ganesh Arun Kadam of MNS and Betkar Sahadev Devji of NCP.
Updated Date: Oct 24, 2019 16:15:00 IST