1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. State Current Affairs  |  

BJP emerged as the largest party in the 2014 Assembly Elections of Maharashtra

Oct 20, 2014 14:28 IST

Election Commission of India on 19 October 2014 announced the results of the 2014 Assembly elections of Maharashtra. The elections were held on 15 October 2014 for total 288 seats.

Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) by winning 122 seats emerged as the largest party but none of the parties succeeded in securing a clear majority. 63.13 percent of the electorate voted in Maharashtra.

Results as declared



Seats won in 2014

Seats won in 2009

Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP)

122 seats (27.8 percent)

BJP and Shiv Sena fought the election in alliance and secured 91 seats of which 46 seats (14.0 percent)  were of BJP and Shiv Sena secured 44  seats (16.3 percent)

Shiv Sena

63 seats (19.3 percent)

Indian National Congress

42 seats (18 percent)

INC and NCP fought the election in alliance and secured 144 seats of which 82 seats (21.0 percent) were won by Congress and NCP secured 62 seats (16.4 percent)

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)

41 seats (17.2 percent)

Others and Independents

20 seats (17.7 percent)

54 seats (32.3 percent)

The elections were held for 288 seats.

Is this article important for exams ? Yes22 People Agreed

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK