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The Maharashtra has 48 Lok Sabha constituencies and Shirur is one of them.
According to the data from last census, 25,87,920 people stay in Shirur. Out of them, 10.24% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 25,87,920 belong to Scheduled Tribes. Moreover, the number of voters belonging to urban areas is 41.65% while the rural areas from the constituency houses 58.35% people.
Out of the total 18,24,112 voters, there are 9,73,236 male voters while 8,50,876 voters are females.
The sitting MP Adhalrao Shivaji Dattatrey from SHS defeated NCP's Nikam Devdatta Jaywant by a huge margin of 301,814 votes in the previous elections.
For the 2019 general elections of Shirur, a total of 60% voters got inked.
In what qualifies as a great political thriller, Dr. Amol Ramsing Kolhe of Nationalist Congress Party defeated Shivsena's Adhalrao Shivaji Dattatrey by a margin of 58,483. After a close shave, Dr. Amol Ramsing Kolhe will now govern Shirur for the next five years.
For this seat, Shiv Sena placed its bet on Adhalrao Shivaji Dattatrey while the Shiv Sena fielded Aadhalrao Shivaji Dattatrey. Kagadi Jamirkhan Afzal was the candiate from Bahujan Samaj Party.