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The Maharashtra has 48 Lok Sabha constituencies and Bhiwandi is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Bhiwandi is 24,48,098, among which 6.82% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 15.29% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 63.28% of voters live in urban areas while 36.72% voters stay in rural areas.
There are a total of 16,96,589 voters in the constituency. Among which, 9,45,405 are male voters and 7,51,184 are female voters.
In the previous elections, BJP's sitting MP Kapil Moreshwar Patil defeated INC's Patil Vishwanath Ramchandra by a huge margin of 109,450 votes.
For the 2019 general elections of Bhiwandi, a total of 52% voters got inked.
The citizens of Bhiwandi have given their verdict and crowned Bharatiya Janata Party's KAPIL MORESHWAR PATIL as their MP. Indian National Congress's TAWARE SURESH KASHINATH lost by a margin of 156,329 votes, confirming that the battle was closely fought.
For this seat, Jan Adhikar Party placed its bet on Feroz Abdurrahim Shaikh while the Indian National Congress fielded Taware Suresh Kashinath. Kapil Moreshwar Patil was the candiate from Bharatiya Janata Party.