Thane Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
NCP’s Sanjeev Naik became the MP in 2009 but lost to Shiv Sena leader Ranjan Vichare in 2014 in the Thane constituency.
Thane Lok Sabha Constituency
Constituency number: 25
Total electors: 20,73,442
Female electors: 9,31,284
Male electors: 11,42,158
Delimited: Yes, parts of erstwhile Kalyan assembly segment and Murbad assembly seat were moved to Bhiwandi Lok Sabha constituency. Ambarnath and Ulhasnagar Assembly seats were removed.
Assembly constituencies: Mira Bhayandar, Ovala Majiwada, Kopri-Pachpakhadi, Thane, Airoli, Belapur
Results in last four Lok Sabha elections: NCP’s Sanjeev Naik became the MP in 2009 but lost to Shiv Sena leader Ranjan Vichare in 2014.
Demographics: Agri-Koli community is influential in this constituency. However, due to its proximity to Mumbai, the constituency is gaining a cosmopolitan nature. Non-Marathi population form a large proportion of the population in Thane.
Before his death, Prasada Sr who had contested and lost against Sonia Gandhi for the leadership of Congress was totally disillusioned with the Congress and Gandhis, in particular
On the electoral front, Prasada does not have a stellar show when it comes to elections since 2014
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