Vijay NammuLal Baghel Vijay NammuLal Baghel
- Vijay Baghel was first elected to Bhilai Municipal Council in 2000 as an Independent candidate.
- He contested 2003 Assembly election from Patan constituency as a candidate Nationalist Congress Party but lost to Bhupesh Baghel.
- Again, he contested 2008 Assembly election as a BJP candidate and won by defeating Bhupesh Baghel of Congress by a huge margin of 7,842 votes and became Parliamentary Secretary to Home Minister Nanki Ram Kanwar.
- Again, Vijay contested 2013 Assembly election against Bhupesh Baghel but failed to retain the seat.
- In the 2019 general election, he contested against Pratima Chandrakar of INC from Durg and won by margin of 3,91,978 votes.