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Bhabanipur (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018



Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Bhabanipur assembly constituency


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

Winner Candidate -
Mamata Banerjee (won by:25301 )
Political Party -
AITC

Bhabanipur Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AITC WinnerMamata Banerjee 65520
2016 INC RunnerUpDeepa Dasmunshi 40219

List of candidates for Bhabanipur Constituency 2016

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

Bhabanipur , Constituency No -(159)
Election Date04/30/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
PhasePhase-5 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BSPBSPNirmal Kanti Samaddar
AITC AITC Mamata Banerjee
BJPBJPChandra Kumar Bose
INC INC Deepa Dasmunshi
INDINDIndraneel Mitra
INDINDKiran Kaur
INDINDMalay Guha Roy
INDINDNarayan Das
INDINDPinky Tiwari
INDINDSaugata Gupta
SUCI(C)SUCI(C)Shobha Singh

About Bhabanipur Assembly Constituency

Bhabanipur is constituency No. 159 of West Bengal legislative assembly. It is situated in Kolkata and is part of Lok Sabha constituency No. 23 which is Kolkata Dakshin. It is an open constituency.

According to data collected by the Election Commission of India, the constituency of Bhabanipur has 2,12,821 registered voters out of which 1,20,537 are male and 92,284 are female voters.

In the 2011 assembly elections, Subrata Bakshi of Trinamool Congress won from this constituency. He defeated his nearest rival, Narayan Prasad Jain of CPI(M), by a formidable margin of 49,936 votes. As many as 10 candidates contested from this seat. The voter turnout was 63.78 %. A by-poll was conducted for this constituency after Bakshi resigned to make way for chief minister Mamata Banerjee to contest. Banerjee hadn't contested from any seat during the assembly elections. Since she had to become a member of the assembly within six months of assuming office, she contested in the Bhabanipur bypoll.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Bhabanipur Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
2011159BhabanipurGENSubrata BakshiMAITC87903Narayan Prasad JainMCPM37967
2011By PollsBhabanipurGENMamata BanerjeeFAITC73635N. MukherjeeMCPM19422

Last Updated on May 13, 2016


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