One of the 48 parliamentary constituencies of Maharashtra, Amravati belongs to the Amravati district and is an SC reserved constituency. The total number of electorates in the Amravati Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 7) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,423,855 of which 746,464 are males and 677,391 are females. The Municipal Corporation of Amravati is the first of its kind to have started privatizing the Octroi system of tax. The city was made a part of the Central Province in 1903 and it was in 1960 when it formed the Amravati District with two other talukas.
Located west of Nagpur, it serves as the centre of administration of the district as well as the division of Amravati. It covers an area of over 270 sq km and is home to more than 6,40,000 people. The city has a male population of 52% and a sex ratio of 957 females per 1,000 males. With a literacy rate of 93%, it is a prominent centre of education at both school and college levels in the Vidharbha region.
Amravati has several public schools and over 30 private schools as well as many well-known engineering, medical, science and arts colleges. While most of the schools are affiliated to the state board of education, some also follow the central board.
Amravati is connected to the National Highway NH6 and is also the first city in the region to have the facilities of Women’s Special City buses. Vidharbha Sugar Mills Ltd., Indiabulls and Bharat Dynamics Limited are some of the companies boosting the economy of the city.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Amravati Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Amravati parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Amravati constituency is Shri Anandrao Adsul of SHS.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||7||Amravati||(SC)||Adsul Anandrao Vithoba||M||SHS||467212||Navneet Ravi Rana||M||NCP||329280|
|2009||7||Amravati||(SC)||Adsul,Shri Anandrao||M||SHS||314286||Gawai Rajendra Ramkrushna||M||RPI||252570|
|2004||21||Amravati||GEN||Anant Gudhe||M||SHS||203216||Omprakash Alias Bacchu Babaraoji Kadu||M||IND||188982|
|1999||21||Amravati||GEN||Gudhe Anant Mahadeoappa||M||SHS||319916||R S Gavai||M||RPI||246264|
|1998||21||Amravati||GEN||Ramkrushna Suryabhan Gawai||M||RPI||304746||Anantrao Mahadeoappa Gudhe||M||SHS||290887|
|1996||21||Amravati||GEN||Gudhe Anantrao Mahadeoappa||M||SHS||215672||Gawai R.S.||M||RPI||157041|
|1991||21||Amravati||GEN||Pratibha Devisinha Patil (W)||F||INC||177265||Prakash Patil Bharsakale||M||SHS||121784|
|1989||21||Amravati||GEN||Sudam Deshmukh||M||CPI||309699||Ushatai Choudhari||F||INC||169460|
|1984||21||Amravati||GEN||Choudhary Ushatai Prakash||F||INC||217910||Tasar Sharad Motiram||M||ICS||96164|
|1980||21||Amravati||GEN||Usha Prakash Choudhari||M||INC(I)||255916||Kamal Ramkrishna Gawai||M||RPI||86286|
|1977||21||Amravati||GEN||Bonde Nana Mahadeo||M||INC||259062||Kaloti Haribhau Dattatraya||M||BLD||98400|
|1971||19||Amravati||GEN||Krishna Gulab Deshmukh||M||INC||271002||Sukhadeo Fagoji Tidke||M||RPK||55098|
|1967||19||Amravati||GEN||K. G. Deshmukh||M||INC||162887||R. S. Guwai||M||RPI||141813|
|1962||30||Amravati||GEN||Panjabrao Shamrao Deshmukh||M||INC||177109||Ramkrishna Suryabhan Gawai||M||REP||116737|
Facts about current sitting MP of Amravati Constituency
|Name of MP||Anandrao Adsul|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Shiv Sena|
|Activities of Anandrao Adsul in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||2|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Amravati Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Amravati parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Daryapur (SC)||Melghat (ST)||Achalpur|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015