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The Maharashtra has 48 Lok Sabha constituencies and Raigad is one of them.
As per the last census report, Raigad houses 19,34,900 people. Out of them, 3.93% of voters belong to Scheduled Caste category while 9.49% belong to Scheduled Tribes category. Moreover, 15.88% of voters are from urban areas while 84.12% voters stay in rural areas.
Out of the total 15,32,781 voters, there are 7,52,491 male voters while 7,80,290 voters are females.
To recall, the sitting MP Geete Anant Gangaram from SHS defeated NCP's Tatkare Sunil Dattatrey by a small margin of 2,110 votes in the previous elections.
For the 2019 general elections of Raigad, a total of 64% voters got inked.
The result of Raigad is out, as Tatkare Sunil Dattatray of Nationalist Congress Party emerged as the winner in a neck-to-neck battle against Anant Geete (Shivsena). The former garnered 486968 votes and won by a margin of 31,438 votes.
To win this seat, Bahujan Samaj Party fieled Milind B Salvi. On the other hand, Shiv Sena placed its bet on Anant Gangaram Geete.