The notification and nomination process for the Assembly elections was issued on 27 September. Candidates could file their nominations latest by 4 October. The scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on 5 October and the last date to withdraw candidature from the electoral battle is 7 October. A total of 95,473 polling stations will be set up for over 8.95 crore voters in Maharashtra.
There are no reserved seats under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe categories in the Wardha district.
Constituency Name – Hinganghat
Constituency Number – 46
District – Wardha
Total Electors – 2,95,847
Female Electors –1,43,259
Male Electors –1,52,588
Reserved – No
Results in previous elections – In 2014, Kunawar S Trambakrao of the BJP defeated BSP candidate Telang Pralay Bhaurao. In 2009, Independent candidate Deshmukh Suresh Bapuraoji won with 52,085 votes. In 2004, Congress’ Shende Pramod Bhusaheb defeated Independent candidate Shyam Gaikwad by 53,963 votes.
Demographics – This town is a centre of cotton trade. It has a total population of 224,017 people.