Election Commission13-October, 2014 18:20 IST
FACTS AT A GLANCE: MAHARASHTRA

 

(Date of Poll 15th October 2014 )

 

S. No.

Item

Data

1.

Total Electors

Male –      44026401

Female –  39363011

Others -             984

Service-       147718

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 Total  -  83538114

2

Number Types of Assembly Constituencies

General :  234

SC :            29

ST:             25

3

Total number of Candidates

Male 3843 Female 276 Others 0

Total= 4119

 

4

Assembly Constituencies  having more than 16 candidates

 

83

5

Assembly Constituencies  having more than 32 candidates

 

1

 

6

Total Number of Female candidates

 

276

7

No. and Name of the Assembly Constituency with maximum No. of  Candidates

 

              87 - Nanded South - 39 Candidates

8

No. & Name of the Assembly Constituency with  minimum number of Candidates 

 

216-Akole (ST) – 5 Candidates

264-Guhagar – 5 Candidates

 

 

 

 

9

 

 

 

 

Party-wise list of candidates:

BJP

280

BSP

260

CPI

34

CPM

19

INC

287

NCP

278

SHS

282

MNS

219

Registered Political Parties (other then recognised National and State)

761

Independents

 

1699

Total

 

4119

 

10

Largest Assembly constituency

Electorate wise

205- Chinchwad (484080 electors)

11

Smallest Assembly constituency Electorate wise

180- Wadala (196859 electors)

 

 

12

Number of General, Expenditure, Police & Awareness Observers  deployed

General Observers -         135

Expenditure Observers  -    112

Police  Observers            -  5

Awareness Observers- 18

13

No. of Polling Personnel deployed ( approx)

 

584617

14

No. of  Polling Stations

91376

15.

Number of EVMs to be used in the elections

Control Units -    114255

Ballot Units -      151032

 

 

RM/RS

 

 


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