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In their last election outing, NCP candidates Nikam and Sule spent the most on campaign trail

In Baramati, Sule’s political opponents spent considerably less than her — Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Suresh Khopade spent Rs 33.55 lakh while Mahadeo Jankar of Rashtriya Samaj Paksha (RSP), who contested with support from the Shiv Sena-BJP combine, spent Rs 22 lakh.

Seat watch, Baramati: Why NCP, Sharad Pawar bastion is crucial to BJP’s Mission 45

So, why is Baramati, a seat that is considered NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s pocket borough, so crucial to the BJP’s plans in Maharashtra?


After PM’s paeans, it’s FM music for Pawar’s ears in his Baramati bastion

"Pawar saheb has literally for the last 40 to 50 years, developed the area. The economy (of this area) has transformed," Jaitley said

Not just metros but small towns too go the eco-friendly way this Holi

In the past 11 years, the demand for safe Holi colours has gone up manifold.

Modi praises Pawar on home turf, says samwaad is the ‘beauty of democracy’

Says it is the beauty of democracy that leaders with various ideologies can share the same stage.

Baramati stays with Ajit Pawar

Baramati had cast 71 per cent votes this time — 6 per cent higher than the 2009 Assembly polls.


BJP banks on Modi to rewrite Baramati history

The NCP chief’s daughter Supriya Sule won the Lok Sabha seat in 2009 and 2014.

Ajit Pawar’s affidavit lists 3 cases against him

In the third case which was filed in 2014, he has been accused of intentional insult intent to provoke breach of peace.

After making Sule sweat it out, Jankar’s party trains guns on Ajit

While RSP is ready to go ‘all out’ in Pawar stronghold Baramati, deputy cm and NCP workers are confident of retaining the assembly seat.

Despite Ajit’s ‘threat’ to cut water supply, village votes against Sule

The small village, about 30 km from Baramati town, which faces acute shortage of both drinking and irrigation water has a total of 1,050 votes, of which 633 were cast.