Shiv Sena candidate Ravindra Phatak beat Davkhare in Thane MLC poll


Mumbai : Shiv Sena candidate Ravindra Phatak was today declared elected in the Maharashtra Legislative Council poll from Thane local bodies constituency. The poll to elect an MLC from Thane local bodies constituency was held on June 3. 

As many as 99.72 per cent voters (1,057 of 1,060 voters) cast their votes. The MLC election had all elected representatives from local civic bodies, including zilla parishad, municipal corporation and municipal council, in Thane district as voters Shiv Sena. Phatak defeated five-time MLC and NCP nominee Vasant Davkhare, the Deputy Chairman of the state Legislative Council.