Will the BJP beat the Congress in Karnataka?
News at a Glance
BJP candidate Atul Shah wins through lottery after tie with ShivSena rival | Sanjay Nirupam offers to quit over Congress' poor show in # BMC Polls.

Latur Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014

Latur, one amongst the 48 constituencies of Maharashtra, is an SC reserved parliamentary constituency. The Latur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 41) consists of 1,509,987 number of electorates in totality, of these 792,711 are males and 717,276 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. Post the 2008 delimitation of constituencies, it now comprises of 6 Vidhan Sabha segments. It belongs to the Latur District and is a municipal council here as well as serves as the headquarters of the taluka and district. The city of Latur has a population of about 4,00,000 of which 52% constitutes males.

Latur lies in the Marathwada region of the state, on the Balaghat Plateau at a height of over 600 metres. It sprawls over an area of 96.5 sq km. The National Highway NH 204 passes through the city. It has a literacy rate of 75% and is renowned for its educational facilities. The public and private schools of Latur are affiliated to either the state board or to CBSE and ICSE. Currently, all colleges in the city are under the SRTMU Nanded University but Latur is rumoured to have its own university soon.

Latur is a major trade centre of the state as well as the country’s largest centre for soyabean trade. It is famous for the production of edible oils, sugarcane and fruits. Brands like Videocon, Kirti Gold and Tinna’s oils are prominent industries here.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Latur Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Latur 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 Latur constituency is Dr. Sunil Baliram Gaikwad of BJP.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201441Latur(SC)Dr. Sunil Baliram GaikwadMBJP616509Bansode Dattatray GunderaoMINC363114
200941Latur(SC)Awale ,Shri Jayawant Gangaram MINC372890Gaikwad Sunil BaliramMBJP364915
200435LaturGENPatil Rupatai Diliprao NilangekarFBJP404500Patil Shivraj VishwanathMINC373609
199935LaturGENPatil Shivraj VishwanathMINC314213Dr Gopalrao Vitthlrao PatilMBJP273923
199835LaturGENPatil Shivraj VishwanathMINC322265Dr.Gopalrao PatilMBJP318938
199635LaturGENShivraj Vishwanath PatilMINC279775Patil Gopalrao VithalraoMBJP200403
199135LaturGENPatil Shivraj VishwanathMINC237853Gopalrao Vithalrao PatilMBJP179135
198935LaturGENPatil Shivraj VishwanathMINC304733Bapu KaldateMJD260878
198435LaturGENPatil Shivraj VishwanathMINC289466Padmasinha Bajirao PatilMICS203929
198035LaturGENShivraj Vishwanath PatilMINC(I)253948Sonavane Manikrao SitaramMIND64081
197735LaturGENPatil Uddhavrao SahebrraoMPWP178815Patil Pandharinath GyanobaMINC170964
197128Latur(SC)Tulshiram Dashrath KambleMINC156771Tukaram Sadashiv Shingare MSSP65277
196728Latur(SC)T. D. KambleMINC125896M. MangaldasMRPI87222
196239Latur(SC)Tulsiram DashrathMINC134395Harihar NagoraoMREP73004

Facts about current sitting MP of Latur Constituency

Name of MP Sunil Baliram Gaikwad
Age 44
Nature of Membership Elected
Term 18-May-14 to In office
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Gender Male
Educational Qualification Doctorate
Activities of Sunil Baliram Gaikwad in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 33
Private member bills passed 0
Questions asked 579
Attendance 97%
Elections.in Verdict

List of Assembly Constituencies in Latur Parliamentary Constituency

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Latur parliamentary constituency.

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Latur RuralLatur CityAhmadpur
Udgir (SC)NilangaLoha

Last Updated on February 24, 2015

Track your constituency