Osmanabad 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 is one reserved seat under Scheduled Caste category in the Osmanabad district — Umarga.
Previous years results — In 2014, Ranajagjitsinha Patil of NCP won with 88,469 votes against Omprakash Bhupalsinha (Pawanraje) Rajenimbalkar of Shiv Sena who received 77,663 votes. In 2009, Patil was defeated by Omprakash with a margin of about 20,000 votes.
In 2004 Padamsinh Bajirao Patil of NCP beat Independent candidate Pawan Raje Bhopalsinh in an extremely tight battle of a few hundred votes.
In 2019, NCP is fielding Sanjay Prakash Nimbalkar against Kailas Balasaheb Ghadge Patil of Shiv Sena, Bhika Sudamrao Vidyagar of BSP among others.
Updated Date: Oct 24, 2019 15:50:01 IST