Melghat Assembly constituency

Coordinates: 21°21′N 77°29′E / 21.35°N 77.49°E / 21.35; 77.49
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Melghat Assembly constituency is one of the 288 constituencies of Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha and one of the eight which are located in the Amravati district. It is reserved for Scheduled Tribe candidate.

It is a part of the Amravati (Lok Sabha constituency) along with five other Vidhan Sabha assembly constituencies, viz. Badnera Amravati, Teosa, Daryapur (SC), and Achalpur.

The remaining two Dhamangaon Railway and Morshi constituencies are part of Wardha (Lok Sabha constituency) in adjoining Wardha district.[1]

As per orders of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008, No. 41 Melghat Assembly constituency is composed of the following: 1. Dharni Tehsil, 2. Chikhaldara Tehsil. 3.Achalpur Tehsil (Part), Revenue Circle –Paratwada and Pathrot of the district.[2]

Members of Vidhan Sabha

Year Member Party
1962 Mamraj Khandelwal Independent
1967 D. N. Patel Indian National Congress
1968^ Ramu Patel
1978 Indian National Congress (I)
1980 Narayan Nanu
1985 Ramu Patel Indian National Congress
1990 Tulshiram Kale
1995 Patlya Langda Mavaskar Bharatiya Janata Party
1999 Rajkumar Patel
2009 Kewalram Kale Indian National Congress
2014 Prabhudas Bhilawekar Bharatiya Janata Party
2019 Rajkumar Patel Prahar Janshakti Party

^ by-poll

See also


  1. ^ "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Archived from the original on 18 March 2010. Retrieved 19 January 2010.
  2. ^ "Schedule – XVII of Constituencies Order, 2008 of Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly constituencies Order, 2008 of the Election Commission of India" (PDF). Schedule XVII Maharashtra, Part A – Assembly constituencies, Part B – Parliamentary constituencies. Retrieved 11 May 2015.

21°21′N 77°29′E / 21.35°N 77.49°E / 21.35; 77.49