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Behala Purba (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018

Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Behala-purba assembly constituency

The table below shows the Winner and Runnerup candidate form the Behala-purba Assembly Constituency. The party symbol is also shown along.

Winner Candidate -
Sovan Chatterjee (won by:24294 )
Political Party -

Behala Purba Election Results 2016

Table showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2016 Vidhan Sabha Election in Behala Purba Assembly

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AITC WinnerSovan Chatterjee 96621
2016 IND RunnerUpProfessor Ambikesh Mahapatra 72327

List of candidates for Behala Purba Constituency 2016

The table below shows the contesting candidates of AITMC, BJP, CPI(M), Congress, CPI, Independent etc. from the Behala Purba Assembly Constituency in the West bengal Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections 2016.

Behala Purba , Constituency No -(153)
Election Date04/30/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
AITC AITC Sovan Chatterjee
BJPBJPChandra Bhan Singh
IND IND Professor Ambikesh Mahapatra
INDINDBimal Mondal
INDINDNamita Chakraborty
SHSSHSSumit Banerjee

About Behala (Purba) Assembly Constituency

Behala (Purba) is constituency No. 153 of West Bengal state legislative assembly. It is situated in District South 24 Parganas. Behala (Purba) is part of Kolkata Dakshin which is Lok Sabha constituency No. 23. It is an unreserved constituency.

According to the Election Commission of India, Behala (Purba) has 2,43,394 registered voters, 1,22,471 male and 1,20,923 female voters.

Sovan Chatterjee of Trinamool Congress won this seat in the 2011 assembly elections. Eight candidates, including one female candidate, contested from this seat. Chatterjee defeated his closest rival, Kumkum Chakraborty of CPI(M), by a margin of 48,173 votes. Chatterjee got 1,16,709 votes while his opponent got only 68,536. The voter turnout was an impressive 79.79%.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Behala Purba Assembly Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Behala Purba assembly elections conducted so far.

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
2011153Behala PurbaGENSovan ChatterjeeMAITC116709Kumkum ChakrabortiFCPM68536

Last Updated on May 13, 2016

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