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Dr.Sukanta Majumdar

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  • Constituency No : 6
  • Region : North Bengal
  • Total Assembly Segements: 7
Constituency Data 2014
Reservation for Unreserved
Number of Voters 12,,5,4,,497
Number of Male Voters 6,53,841
Number of Female Voters 6,00,646
Results 2014 2009
 
Winner TMC RSP
 
Turnout % 84.77% 86.71%
 
Margin of Victory 1,06,964 5,105
 
Margin of Victory % 10% 1%
 
  • Voting Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
  • Counting Date: May 23, 2019
  • | Voting Phase: 3

6. Balurghat is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in North Bengal region of West Bengal in East India. This rural general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 28.33% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 15.19%. The estimated literacy level of Balurghat is 70.76%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 3 on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Arpita Ghosh of TMC won in this seat by defeating the RSP candidate by a margin of 1,06,964 votes which was 10.06% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 38.53% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 12 contestants in 2014.

In 2009, Prasanta Kumar Majumdar of RSP emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the TMC candidate by a margin of 5,105 votes which was 0.58% of the total votes polled. RSP had a vote share of 44.35% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 8 contestants in 2009.

The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 84.77% and in 2009, the constituency registered 86.71% turnout during polling.

As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Balurghat was: Arpita Ghosh (TMC) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.

According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 6,53,841 men, 6,00,646 women and 10 voters of the third gender.

Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Balurghat Lok Sabha results.

The geographic coordinates of Balurghat is: 25.2621 88.7962

Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: बलूरघाट, पश्चिम बंगाल (Hindi); বালুরঘাট, পশ্চিমবঙ্গ (Bengali); बलूरघाट, पश्चिम बंगाल (Marathi); બાલુઘાટ, પશ્ચિમ બંગાળ (Gujarati); பலூர்காட், உத்தரப்பிரதேசம் (Tamil); బలూర్ ఘాట్, పశ్చిమ బెంగాల్ (Telugu); ಬಲೂರ್​ಘಟ್, ಪಶ್ಚಿಮ ಬಂಗಾಳ (Kannada); ബലൂർഘട്ട്, വെസ്റ്റ് ബംഗാൾ (Malayalam).

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Balurghat Election Results 

PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
BJP
539317
45.02%
Dr.Sukanta Majumdar
AITC
506024
42.24%
Arpita Ghosh
RSP
72990
6.09%
Ranen Barman
INC
36783
3.07%
Abdus Sadek Sarkar
NOTA
13414
1.12%
Nota
JMM
6387
0.53%
Naran Tudu
IND
4950
0.41%
Muslima Khatun
IND
4719
0.39%
Bibhuti Tudu
BSP
3320
0.28%
Nalin Chandra Murmu
SHS
3300
0.28%
Ranjit Kumar Mohanta
BMP
2007
0.17%
Ranendra Nath Mali
KPP(U)
1763
0.15%
Nubash Chandra Barman
SUCI
1526
0.13%
Biren Mahanta
CPI(ML)(R)
1349
0.11%
Manas Chakraborty
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
AITC
4,09,641
38.53 %
Arpita Ghosh
RSP
3,02,677
28.47 %
Bimalendu Sarkar (Bimal)
BJP
2,23,014
20.98 %
Biswapriya Roy Choudhury
INC
80,715
7.59 %
Om Prakas Mishra
NOTA
11,691
1.1 %
None Of The Above
AIUDF
10,547
0.99 %
Abdus Sadek Sarkar
IND
5,647
0.53 %
Siben Sarkar
JDP
4,774
0.45 %
Som Hemram
BSP
4,581
0.43 %
Rajen Hansda
RaJSP
3,969
0.37 %
Sasti Chandra Sarkar
SUCI
2,644
0.25 %
Islam Nural
BMUP
1,687
0.16 %
Ranendranath Mali
CPIM
1,466
0.14 %
Manas Chakraborty (Ganesh)
PARTY
VOTES POLLED
VOTES%
CANDIDATE NAME
RSP
3,88,444
44.35 %
Prasanta Kumar Majumdar
AITC
3,83,339
43.76 %
Biplab Mitra
BJP
59,741
6.82 %
Subhash Chandra Barman
BSP
13,977
1.6 %
Gobinda Hansda
AUDF
10,460
1.19 %
Ghosh Mridul
IND
8,182
0.93 %
Samu Soren
JMM
5,722
0.65 %
Chamru Oram
IND
5,495
0.63 %
Prahallad Barman
 

Balurghat: Assembly Segments Results(2016 West Bengal Assembly Election Winners) 

Itahar AITC
Kushmundi RSP
Kumarganj AITC
Balurghat RSP
Tapan AITC
Gangarampur INC
Harirampur CPM
 

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