With the efforts of Guardian Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule, Sanjay Khobragade of Bahujan Republican Ekta Manch (BREM) won the Kamptee Bypolls. The results of the Kamptee Bypolls were declared on April 23, 2015.
The victory of Sanjay Khobragade made the party workers and activists of Bharatiya Janata Party and Bahujan Republican Ekta Manch turn into frenzy with celebrations.
The Kamptee Bypoll elections were held on April 22, 2015 at the Prabhag Office 4(D) of the Kamptee Municipal Corporation and the results were declared at the Tehsil Office on April 23, 2015.
BREM and BJP Candidate Sanjay Khobragade won with a margin of 381 votes over his nearest opponent Prashan Manwatkar of Congress Party.
The total number of votes garnered by Sanjay Khobragade of BREM and BJP is 1689.
The others are as follows:
S.No. Name Party Number of votes
01 Prashant Manwatkar Congress 1308
02 Shravan Keljhalkar Shiv Sena 908
03 Mohammed Shafi BSP 33
04 Shakibur Rehman Independent 667
05 Ramzan Babu Bhati Independent 125
06 Vikas Yerkhede Independent 51
07 Manoj Khokhre Independent 41
08 Ashwin Tambe Independent 73
09 Dilip Karande Independent 41
Apart from this 37 voters had used the “None Of The Above” (NOTA) button. A total of 5072 voters had participated in the poll process.
As soon as the results of the elections were declared, the activists and party workers of BJP and BREM started the celebrations by drums and bursting fire-crackers. A victory rally was also taken out by the party members.