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The Maharashtra has 48 Lok Sabha constituencies and Bhandara-gondiya is one of them.
As per the last census report, Bhandara-gondiya houses 21,88,018 people. Out of them, 15.69% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 9.80% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 19.29% of voters are from urban areas while 80.71% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 16,56,284 voters, there are 8,41,442 male voters while 8,14,842 voters are females.
Elections for Bhandara-gondiya were held on Apr 11. Talking about previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Nanabhau Falgunrao Patole defeated NCP's Patel Praful Manoharbhai by a huge margin of 149,254 votes.
In Bhandara-gondiya, Panchabudhe Nana Jairam of Nationalist Congress Party put up a good fight but lost the seat to Bharatiya Janata Party's Sunil Baburao Mendhe.
To win this seat, Bharatiya Janata Party fieled Sunil Baburao Mendhe. On the other hand, Bahujan Samaj Party placed its bet on Dr. Vijaya Rajesh Nandurkar.