Solapur South Vidhan Sabha Constituency in Maharashtra: Sitting MLA, Candidates for Assembly Elections 2019, Results and Winners
Solapur South Assembly Election 2019 (Photo Credits: File Image)

Mumbai, October 9: One of the constituencies going to polls among the 288 seats in Maharashtra is Solapur South. The seat is located in Solapur district of the state, which falls in South East zone. The assembly segment primarily features an electoral contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance and the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) combine. The date of elections has been fixed as October 21 by the polling body, whereas, the results would be declared on October 24. Solapur City Central Vidhan Sabha Constituency in Maharashtra: Sitting MLA, Candidates For Assembly Elections 2019, Results And Winners.

From the Solapur South seat, the saffron coalition has fielded BJP's Deshmukh Subhash Sureshchandra. The Opposition candidate from the constituency is Congress leader Moulali Bashumiya Sayyed. In 2014, the assembly segment was wrested between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Deshmukh Subhash Sureshchandra and Congress leader Dilip Brahmadev Mane. As per the results declared by the Election Commission, the seat was won by BJP's Deshmukh Subhash Sureshchandra by a margin of 27,123 votes.

In the upcoming polls, the BJP-Sena coalition is being predicted to hold the edge. The sum of major opinion polls have claimed a return of the incumbent ruling alliance in the forthcoming polls. Surveys have went to the extent of predicting 205-220 seats for the BJP-Sena alliance. Solapur City North Vidhan Sabha Constituency in Maharashtra: Sitting MLA, Candidates for Assembly Elections 2019, Results and Winners.

Along with Maharashtra, the state of Haryana -- where 90 assembly seats are being contested -- will also go to polls on October 21. In both the states, the BJP is the incumbent ruling party. If re-elected to power, Devendra Fadnavis and Manohar Lal Khattar are likely to continue as the Chief Ministers of Maharashtra and Haryana, respectively.

MLA CandidatesPartyVotes
Deshmukh Subhash SureshchandraBJPNA
Prof. Naganath Ganapati DupargudeBSPNA
Moulali Bashumiya Sayyed (Baba Mistri)INCNA
AmitKumar Sanjay Ajanalkar (Sir)All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul MuslimeenNA
Yuvraj (Bhayya) Bhimrao RathodVBANA
Prof. Shrishail Mahadeo RankhambeBahujan Vikas AaghadiNA
Dipak Shankar BhandareINDNA
DR. NANASAHEB PANDIT ARJUNINDNA
Dr. Baban Bhanudas KambleINDNA