Formed post the 2008 delimitation of parliamentary constituencies, Raver is one of the 48 constituencies of Maharashtra and comprises of six legislative assembly segments of which one is reserved for the SC category and one is reserved for the ST category. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Raver Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 4) were 1,418,691 of which 683,204 are females and 735,487 are males. The city of Raver is one of the fifteen tehsils of the Jalgaon district in north Maharashtra and lies at a distance of 22 km from Madhya Pradesh. It has a total area of about 20 sq km and an altitude of over 240 m.
The city has a total population of about 26,000 with a 59% Hindu majority followed by 28% of Muslims. The population has a 52% male majority and a child population of 15%. The sex ratio of Raver is 933. The average literacy rate is 65% with male literacy of 72% and female literacy of 58%. Schools and colleges with basic facilities are available here and Marathi is the local language. English and Hindi are also widely used. The economy is boosted mostly by agriculture, especially banana production. Transportation mainly relies on railways of the Bhusawal division.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Raver Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Raver 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 Raver constituency is Shri Khadase Raksha Nikhil of BJP.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||4||Raver||GEN||Khadase Raksha Nikhil||F||BJP||605452||Manishdada Jain||M||NCP||287384|
|2009||4||Raver||GEN||Jawale,Shri Haribhau Madhav||M||BJP||328843||Adv. Ravindra Pralhadrao Patil||M||NCP||300625|
Facts about current sitting MP of Raver Constituency
|Name of MP||Raksha Nikhil Khadase|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|Activities of Raksha Nikhil Khadase in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Raver Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Raver parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Chopda (ST)||Raver||Bhusawal (SC)|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015