Pen Vidhan Sabha Constituency Election Result 2019 in Maharashtra: Ravisheth Patil of Shiv Sena Wins MLA Seat in Assembly Polls
Pen Assembly Elections 2019. (Photo Credits: File)

Mumbai, October 24: Ravisheth Patil of Shiv Sena has emerged victorious by winning the Pen seat with over 25,000 votes. Ravisheth Patil was fielded against Dhairyashil Mohan Patil of Peasants And Workers Party of India (PWP). Ravisheth Patil wrested against the sitting MLA Dhairyashil Mohan Patil. According to details by the Election Commission of India (ECI), Ravisheth managed to bag over 1,00,000 votes in the Maharashtra Assembly elections 2019.

The counting of votes for the Pen seat was held on Thursday along with other constituencies of the state. Polling for the Pen Assembly seat in Maharashtra was held on October 21 along with the other 287 seats. Maharashtra Assembly Elections 2019 Results Live News Updates: Devendra Fadnavis Addresses Media After BJP Emerges as Single Largest Party; Thanked People of State.

Maharashtra, the biggest state in Western India, is considered one of the politically most crucial provinces in the country. The state witnessed a saffron surge in 2014, 15 years after being ruled under a coalition regime led by Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) combine. Maharashtra also houses the mega city of Mumbai -- considered to be the financial capital of the nation. Who Will Win Maharashtra Assembly Elections 2019? Here's What ABP News Opinion Poll Results Predict.

The new government in Maharashtra should be formed before November 9 because the current assembly expires on that day. Pollsters are of the opinion that the incumbent ruling alliance of Shiv Sena-BJP would return to power with a resounding mandate.

The main contest for the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly is between ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) -- which has allied with Uddhav Thackeray's Shiv Sena, and Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) which is contesting the elections in alliance with Indian National Congress. In 2014 Maharashtra Assembly Elections, BJP secured 122 seats, while Shiv Sena clinched 63 seats. NCP managed to win 42 seats, and Congress could secure only 41 seats. Both Bahujan Vikas Aaghadi, and Peasants and Workers Party of India won 3 seats. Asaduddin Owaisi's All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) won 2 seats, while Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh clinched one seat.

According to the census 2011, Maharashtra's total population was 11.24 crores, which is expected to rise to 12.35 crores in 2019. The population of females in 2011 was 5.41 crores, while the male population was 5.82 crores. Considerably, Maharashtra forms 9.28 percent of India's total percentage. The average literacy rate of the state is 82.34 percent, while the female to male ratio (Census 2011) is 929.

MLA CandidatesPartyVotes
Balaram Shankar GaikwadBSP736
Rohidas Govind GaikwadIND699
Pawar Sunita GaneshIND555
Amod Ramchandra MundheIND257
Nanda MhatreINC2330
Ravi PatilIND1561
Gharat Ramsheth ManglyaIND1556
Pawar Ramesh GauruVBA1413
Mohan Ramchandra PatilIND1279
Ravisheth PatilBJP112380
Dhanraj Lakshman KhaireBaliraja PartyNA
Dhairyashil Mohan PatilPeasants And Workers Party of IndiaNA
Sandip(Bhai) Pandurang ParteBahujan Maha PartyNA