72. Kawardha is a state Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the state of Chhattisgarh and is part of Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. Kawardha falls in Kabirdham district and Central region of Chhattisgarh. It is categorised as a rural seat.
There are a total of 2,91,790 voters in the seat, which includes 1,45,307 male voters, and 1,46,481 female voters. In the 2018 Chhattisgarh elections, Kawardha recorded a voter turnout of 82.03%. In 2013 the turnout was 81.61%, and in 2008 it was 74.95%.
In 2013, Ashok Sahu of BJP won the seat by a margin of 2,558 votes (1.16%). Ashok Sahu secured 42.61% of the total votes polled.
BJP won this seat in the 2008 Assembly elections with a margin of 10,408 votes (5.9%), registering 44.69% of the total votes polled.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, BJP led in the Kawardha Assembly segment of the Rajnandgaon Parliamentary/Lok Sabha constituency.
Check the table for Kawardha live results and for the list of all candidates in the 2018 Chhattisgarh Assembly elections in Kawardha and to know who is leading and who has won in the elections, and who will be the Kawardha MLA.