2014 – Recognition as a State Party in the State of Telangana with Kite as its reserved symbol AIMIM contested five Lok Sabha seats and 35 Assembly seats in the General Elections to Lok Sabha and Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly held in 2014. AIMIM polled a total of 6,85,690 votes in the Lok Sabha constituencies and 7,37,034 votes in the Assembly constituencies that it contested. The Party had the status of a registered unrecognized party before the 2014 elections. Following its success in the General elections wherein it won one Lok Sabha seat and seven Assembly seats in Telangana, the Election Commission of India accorded recognition to AIMIM as a State Party in the State of Telangana with Kite as its reserved symbol under the provisions of the Election Symbols (Reservation & Allotment) Order, in June 2014. 2014 – Conquering Maharashtra in a bigger way AIMIM entered the Assembly poll arena in Maharashtra for the third time but on a larger.