39. Santosh Nagar (సంతోష్ నగర్) is a ward in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) (హైదరాబాదు మహానగరపాలక సంస్థ). The reservation status for this ward is Backward Class. There are a total of 47,240 eligible voters in this ward of which 24,150 are male, 23,089 female and 1 are of the third gender.
There are 60 polling stations in this ward. Santosh Nagar is part of Santosh Nagar (సంతోష్ నగర్) circle and Charminar (చార్మినార్) zone of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.
Mohammed Muzaffar Hussain of AIMIM won from Santosh Nagar in the 2016 GHMC elections. The average voter turnout in the 2020 elections in all of Greater Hyderabad was 46.60% percent and the turnout in Santosh Nagar was 35.94 %.
There are 5 candidates in the fray from this ward in the 2020 GHMC polls: Jagan Mohan K (Bharatiya Janata Party – BJP), Mateen Shareef (Indian National Congress – INC), Mohammed Muzaffar Hussain (All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen – AIMIM), C Srinivas (Telangana Rashtra Samithi – TRS), Shaik Abdul Sattar (Communist Party of India (Marxist) – CPM).
A total of 149/150 wards of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (హైదరాబాదు మహానగరపాలక సంస్థ) (GHMC) across 6 zones and 30 circles went to the polls on December 1, 2020. In one ward repolling was held on December 3. The counting of votes for the GHMC elections 2020 are being held on December 4, 2020. A total of 1,122 candidates are in the fray for the post of 150 corporators of which 582 are male and 540 female. The average age of contesting candidates is about 41 years.
The last GHMC elections were held in 2016 in which TRS won 99 wards, AIMIM 44, BJP 4, TDP 1 and INC won 2 seats.
A total of 74 lakh voters were eligible to vote in these elections of which 38.5 lakh were male and 35.5 lakh were female. There were 669 voters of the third gender.
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