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The Maharashtra has 48 Lok Sabha constituencies and Wardha is one of them.
According to the census, the total population of Wardha is 20,12,137, among which 15.47% of voters are from Scheduled Caste while 10.84% voters belong to Scheduled Tribes. Further, 28.26% of voters live in urban areas while 71.74% voters stay in rural areas.
The total number of voters from the constituency are 15,64,553. Of them, 8,17,514 and 7,47,039 are male and female voters respectively.
The sitting MP Ramdas Chandrabhanji Tadas from BJP defeated INC's Meghe Sagar Dattatraya by a huge margin of 215,783 votes in the previous elections.
The voter turnout recorded was 65%.
In a hard fought battle between Ramdas Chandrabhanji Tadas (Bharatiya Janata Party) and Charulata Rao Tokas (Indian National Congress), the former emerged victorious by a margin of 187,191 votes.
Bharatiya Janata Party fielded Ramdas Chandrabhanji Tadas while the Bahujan Samaj Party gave a ticket to Shaileshkumar Premkishorji Agrawal. Similarly, the Indian National Congress placed its bet on Charulata Khajansing Tokas.