Raver Maharashtra Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Raver Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News, Maharashtra Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Raver Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Raver MP Issues

Raver Maharashtra Parliamentary Constituency 2014, Raver Lok sabha Contituency Details, Political News, Maharashtra Lok Sabha Elections 2014 News Updates, Raver Parliamentary Constituency details 2014, Raver MP Issues:

About the Constituency:

Formed post the 2008 delimitation of parliamentary constituencies, Raver is one of the 48 constituencies of Maharashtra and comprises of six legislative assembly segments of which one is reserved for the SC category and one is reserved for the ST category. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Raver Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 4) were 1,418,691 of which 683,204 are females and 735,487 are males.

Assembly Segments:

Names of Assembly Constituencies

Chopda (ST)

Raver

Bhusawal (SC)

Jamner

Muktainagar

Malkapur

About Raver:

The city of Raver is one of the fifteen tehsils of the Jalgaon district in north Maharashtra and lies at a distance of 22 km from Madhya Pradesh. It has a total area of about 20 sq km and an altitude of over 240 m. 

The city has a total population of about 26,000 with a 59% Hindu majority followed by 28% of Muslims. The population has a 52% male majority and a child population of 15%. The sex ratio of Raver is 933. The average literacy rate is 65% with male literacy of 72% and female literacy of 58%. Schools and colleges with basic facilities are available here and Marathi is the local language. English and Hindi are also widely used. The economy is boosted mostly by agriculture, especially banana production. Transportation mainly relies on railways of the Bhusawal division. 

 A  Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Haribhau Madhav Jawale

Age

60

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Bharatiya Janata Party

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Graduate

 Performance in the 15th Lok Sabha:

Debates participated

52

Private member bills passed

1

Questions asked

385

Attendance

82%