Vinayak Raut
Leader of Shiv Sena, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
16 May 2014
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
16 May 2014
Preceded byNilesh Rane
Personal details
Born (1954-03-15) 15 March 1954 (age 67)
Sindhudurg, India
NationalityIndia Indian
Political partyShiv Sena
Spouse(s)Shamal Raut
ResidenceNew Delhi

Vinayak Raut ( born 15 March 1954) is an Indian politician serving as the Member of Parliament, Loksabha. He is leader of Shiv Sena in Lok Sabha representing Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg constituency in the 17th Lok Sabha.[1] Originally from Mumbai, Raut was previously elected as a member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly from Vile Parle of Mumbai for 1999-2004 as a Shiv Sena candidate.[2] He was also elected as a member of Maharashtra Legislative Council from Shiv Sena Party in 2012.[3] He resigned on 27 May 2014 from the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.[4] Raut was elected as MP for Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg constituency since the 2014 elections.[5]

Positions held

See also


  1. ^ "Loksabha Election Results 2019 : राज्यातील विजयी उमेदवारांची यादी". 23 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Maharashtra Assembly Election - Partywise Comparison Since 1978". Election Commission of India website. Retrieved 25 April 2014.
  3. ^ "11 candidates set to get elected unopposed to Maharashtra Council". The Economic Times, Mumbai.
  4. ^ "Press note 36" (PDF). Election Commission of India. 28 July 2014. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
  5. ^ "Maharashtra - Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg". Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 28 June 2014. Retrieved 7 July 2014.
  6. ^ "Shiv Sena Secretary". Archived from the original on 12 September 2015. Retrieved 21 March 2016.
  7. ^ "Member of Maharashtra legislative council".