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Ahmednagar is one of the 48 Lok Sabha constituencies of Maharashtra.
According to the census, the total population of Ahmednagar is 24,02,003, among which 12.63% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 3.59% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 23.77% of voters live in urban areas while 76.23% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 16,99,408. Of them, 8,98,819 and 8,00,589 are male and female voters respectively.
The sitting MP Gandhi Dilipkumar Mansukhlal from BJP defeated NCP's Rajeev Appasaheb Rajale by a huge margin of 209,122 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 63%.
In a completely one-sided battle, Shivsena's Hemant Patil crushed Indian National Congress's Wankhede Subhashrao Bapurao by a margin of 277,856 to win Ahmednagar.
Bahujan Samaj Party fielded Wakale Namdeo Arjun while Bharatiya Janata Party placed its bet on Dr. Sujay Radhakrishna Vikhepatil for this Lok Sabha seat.