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The biggest losers in the 2009 Assembly polls

Last updated on: October 22, 2009 20:07 IST

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The gangster and chief of the Akhil Bharatiya Sena lost in Byculla, despite a high pitched campaign by his wife and daughter.

Gawli was externed from Mumbai and is presently lodged at Taloja Prison in Navi Mumbai.


Image: Arun Gawli

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The daughter of slain Bharatiya Janata Party leader Pramod Mahajan lost in Ghatkopar West constituency.

She was beaten by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena's Rama Kadam by 26,228 votes.

Image: Poonam Mahajan

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Vinod Kambli, the maverick former Indian cricketer lost from Vikhroli in central Mumbai.

Kambli finished fourth in the final tally. The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena's Mangesh Sangle won the seat.

Image: Vinod Kambli

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The TV show host and Shiv Sena poster boy lost to the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena's Nitin Sardesai in Mahim in central Mumbai.

Bandekar finished third behind Sardesai and Congress' Sada Sarvankar.

Image: Adesh Bandekar

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The former Indian cricketer and father of batsman Yuvraj Singh lost from Panchkula in Haryana. 

Singh was beaten by the Congress's Davinder Bansal by 12,260 votes.

Image: Yograj Singh

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