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Maharashtra General Election 2014

There are forty eight Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra. Among which five are reserved for Schedule castes and four for Schedule Tribes. Nandurbar, Gadchiroli Chimur, Shirdi, Latur and Solapur are the constituencies that are reserved for SCs. The reserved constituencies for STs are Amravati, Ramtek, Dindori and Palghar. There are 78,966,642 voters in Maharashtra, of which 41,841,934 are male voters and 37,124,438 are female voters. This state has one of the lowest numbers of voters under the age of 19 years, which is 11 lakh (1.4%).

The 2014 Lok Sabha election in the state will be held in three phases: 10 April, 17 April, and 24 April.

Opinion Poll conducted by Headlines Today-CVoter gives 14 seats to the BJP, 14 to Shiv Sena, 9 to the Congress party, 5 to NCP, 2 to MNS, 1 to AAP, and 3 to the others. Opinion Poll conducted by CNN-IBN 7 gives BJP and its allies 18-22 seats, Congress and its allies 23-27 seats. Opinion Poll conducted by Lokniti-IBN National Tracker says BJP-Shiv Sena alliance with the Republican Party of India (Athvale) will win 44 per cent votes, while the Congress-NCP alliance may get 35 per cent votes. Raj Thackeray´┐Żs MNS is to get 2 per cent votes while AAP may win 5 per cent votes. The BSP and the others may get 4 per cent and 10 per cent votes respectively. Out of 48 seats in Maharashtra NDA is headed to get about 33 seats and the UPA will get only 12. That is as per the NDTV Poll.

Parliament Election Results 2014

Party Results
BJP 44
Others 0

Active Political Parties in Maharashtra

Party name Abbr Election symbol
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MNS
Shiv Sena SS
Nationalist Congress Party NCP
Bahujan Samaj Party BSP
Aam Aadmi Party AAP
Bharatiya Janata PartyBJP
Indian National Congress INC
Communist party of IndiaCPI

General Election News in Maharashtra

Parrikar's aide Satish Dhond appointed Goa BJP organising secretary

Posted On : Dec 14,2018,    8:12 pm
Panaji, Dec 14 (IANS) With an eye on the upcoming Lok Sabha elections and the by-polls in two legislative assembly constituencies, the BJP on Friday announced the appointment of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) pracharak Satish Dhond as the organising secretary for Goa. View More..

Pune court grants bail to Dabholkar murder accused

Posted On : Dec 14,2018,    6:46 pm
Pune (Maharashtra), Dec 14 (IANS) A Pune court on Friday granted bail to three accused in the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar after the investigating agency, CBI failed to file its charge-sheet within the stipulated 90-day time-frame. View More..

A reality TV show with women farmers

Posted On : Dec 14,2018,    5:52 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Here's a reality TV show with a difference -- with women farmers taking centrestage. View More..

Crucial decisions always take time: Gehlot

Posted On : Dec 14,2018,    3:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) "Crucial decisions always take time," Congress leader Ashok Gehlot said on Friday, commenting on why the name of Rajasthan Chief Minister had not been announced yet. View More..

Onion farmer shocked over 'misuse' of low price issue

Posted On : Dec 14,2018,    12:54 am
Nashik (Maharashtra), Dec 14 (IANS) Onion farmer Sanjay Sathe, who made national news by sending his meagre income to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday expressed shock over the misuse of the issue he raised. View More..

Modi chairs meet to review steps on 'Ease of Doing Business'

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    11:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting to review progress on "Ease of Doing Business" that discussed issues such as construction permits, enforcement of contracts and registering property. View More..

Fadnavis gets SC notice for not disclosing criminal cases

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    9:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday sought Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' response on a petition seeking his disqualification for allegedly not disclosing in his 2014 election affidavit the two cases that were then pending against him then. View More..

21st Usha National Athletics meet for Blind concludes

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    8:18 pm
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The 21st Usha National Athletics Sports Championship for the Blind ended with a prize distribution ceremony at Thyagaraj Stadium here on Thursday. View More..

If made CM, will take stakeholders into confidence unlike Parrikar: Goa Dy. Speaker

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    7:30 pm
Panaji, Dec 13 (IANS) Deputy Speaker, Goa Legislative Assembly and BJP MLA Michael Lobo on Thursday said if he is given the opportunity to become the Chief Minister, he would take all stakeholders into confidence before taking decisions which impact state economy, unlike incumbent Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. View More..

'Around 9 cr toilets built in 4 years; 546 districts declared ODF'

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    5:12 pm
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Around nine crore toilets have been built across the country since October 2014 under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) and a total of 546 districts were declared Open Defecation Free (ODF), the Lok Sabha was informed on Thursday. View More..

Australian duo joyfully trace their missing roots to western India

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    12:52 pm
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) This is the family tale of three adventurous Australians -- Susan Glasfurd and her elder brother Peter Glasfurd (and his wife Jeniffer) -- who were on a mission to trace their missing roots in Incredible India. They travelled to India in November, clueless about where to look, finally found the rich legacy of their forefathers and managed to pay homage to them at Sironcha in Maharashtra, thanks to "the wonderful Indian hospitality". View More..

SC reverses its own orders, commutes death sentence to life imprisonment for two

Posted On : Dec 13,2018,    12:02 am
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed its own decisions and commuted the death sentence to life imprisonment of one M.A. Antony from Kerala and that of Rajendra Pralhadrao Wasnik from Maharashtra, citing socio-economic background of the Kerala man for relaxing the sentence. View More..

People reject BJP's attacks on Nehru-Gandhi family, institutions: Pawar

Posted On : Dec 12,2018,    3:04 pm
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said the Bharatiya Janata Partys (BJP) attacks on the Nehru-Gandhi family and subverting national institutions did not go down well with the voters who rejected the party. View More..

Blow to BJP ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls (News Analysis)

Posted On : Dec 12,2018,    10:02 am
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The results in the Hindi heartland states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan came as a major shock for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which has won all the major states barring Delhi, Bihar, Punjab and Karnataka in elections held after the sweeping 2014 Lok Sabha victory. View More..

2nd Junior boxing Nationals from Wednesday

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    9:58 pm
Chandigarh, Dec 11 (IANS) Over 750 boxers, including 300 in the womens section, will participate in the second BFI Junior National Championships, starting at the Chandigarh University, Mohali, from Wednesday. View More..

Air India calls bids to sell Nariman Point building

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    9:30 pm
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Debt-ridden national carrier Air India has called for bids to sell the iconic 23-storey -- Air India Building -- located at Nariman Point in Mumbai. View More..

Bhima-Koregaon case: SC to examine charge-sheet against 5 accused in January

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    8:46 pm
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court will examine in January the charge-sheet filed by Maharashtra Police against five alleged urban Naxals accused in the Bhima-Koregaon case and for having links with the outlawed CPI (Maoist). View More..

Get rid of Modi-Shah leadership, Maharashtra farm panel chief to BJP

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    7:58 pm
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Coming down heavily on the "anti-farmer" policies of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a prominent farm activist on Tuesday urged the BJP to "get rid of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah" after the election defeat in five states. View More..

People have endorsed Rahul's leadership: Raj Thackeray

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    6:30 pm
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) The outcome of the elections on Tuesday prove that the people have endorsed Congress President Rahul Gandhi's leadership, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President said on Tuesday. View More..

Lalit Pandit brings together multiple singers for 'Hum honge kaamyaab'

Posted On : Dec 11,2018,    1:32 pm
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Composer Lalit Pandit has brought together multiple singers, including Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta Fadnavis, for his new song "Hum honge kaamyaab" for a movie. View More..

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