Achalpur Vidhan Sabha Constituency Election Result 2019 in Maharashtra: Balwant Baswant Wankhade of Congress Wins MLA Seat in Assembly Poll
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Result of the assembly elections in Achalpur constituency, along with other assembly segments of Maharashtra, has been declared by the Election Commission. The seat went to polls in the single-phase elections held on October 21. The electoral contest here was primarily between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance and the Prahar Janshakti Party (PJP). Bachchu Babarao Kadu of the PJP has succeeded in winning the seat. Assembly Elections Results 2019: BJP-Shiv Sena Alliance Gets Clear Mandate in Maharashtra; Hung House in Haryana.

From the Achalpur seat, Shiv Sena has issued the ticket to Sunita Narendra Rao Fiske, whereas, the Congress has fielded Aniruddha Alias Bablubhau Subhanrao Deshmukh. In 2014, independent candidate Bacchu Alias Omprakash Babarao Kadu had won the elections.

In the 2014 Maharashtra assembly elections, the saffron alliance of BJP-Sena returned to power after a hiatus of 15 years. Both the parties had contested without a pre-poll pact, and had ended up winning 122 and 63 seats, respectively. The Congress and the NCP -- which also fought without a pre-election alliance -- were reduced to 42 and 41 seats, respectively. Following the polls, the BJP and Sena sealed a post-election coalition to jointly form the government.

Along with Maharashtra, the state of Haryana -- with 90 legislative assembly seats -- also went to polls on October 21. In both the states, the pollsters had given the edge to the BJP. The party was predicted to win up to 78 constituencies in Haryana in one of the surveys. In Maharashtra, the BJP-Sena alliance was predicted to bag up to 205 out of the 288 constituencies, as per one of the opinion polls.

MLA CandidatesPartyVotes
ANIRUDDHA ALIAS BABLUBHAU SUBHANRAO DESHMUKHINC72856
SY. ASHAPAK SY.ALIBSP395
NANDESH SHESHRAO AMBADKARVBA3355
Ravi Gunvantrao WankhadeIND222
PUNDLIKRAO KHADEIND161
SUNITA NARENDRARAO FISKESHS15064
RAHUL KADUIND1152
Bachchu Babarao KaduPrahar Janshakti PartyNA
ROHIDAS ALIAS PREM HARICHAND GAJBHIYEBahujan Mukti PartyNA
DR. RAJENDRA RAMKRISHNA GAWAIRepublican Party of IndiaNA
ABDUL NAZIM ABDUL RAUFAIMIMNA