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Krishnaganj (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections


Krishnaganj Latest News And Updates

February 16, 2015 04:12 PM
The CPI-M on Monday said that the results of the by-polls to assembly and Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal, where the ruling Trinamool Congress retain..... Read More
February 16, 2015 02:20 PM
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed gratitude to the people after Trinamool Congress retained Krishnaganj assembly seat a..... Read More
February 16, 2015 02:16 PM
The results for the by polls in six state assembly constituencies and a parliamentary constituency are declared. All the major parties won a seat or..... Read More
February 16, 2015 12:17 PM
West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Monday retained the Krishnaganj assembly seat and established a substantial lead in the Bongaon Lok S..... Read More
February 16, 2015 11:01 AM
Counting of votes for by polls in six states began at 8 a.m. on Monday. The six state assembly constituencies in fray are Liromoba in Arunachal Prad..... Read More


Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Krishnaganj assembly constituency


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

Winner Candidate -
Satyajit Biswas (won by: 43928)
Political Party -
AITC

Krishnaganj Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AITC WinnerSatyajit Biswas 114626
2016 CPM RunnerUpMrinal Biswas(Mini) 70698

List of candidates for Krishnaganj Constituency 2016

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

Krishnaganj , Constituency No -(88)
Election Date04/21/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
PhasePhase-3 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BSPBSPRajnath Sarkar
AITC AITC Satyajit Biswas
BJPBJPSujit Kumar Biswas
INCINCNitya Gopal Mondal
CPM CPM Mrinal Biswas(Mini)
SUCI(C)SUCI(C)Apurba Biswas
NDPINDPIBiplab Kumar Golder

About Krishnaganj Assembly Constituency

Krishnaganj is constituency No. 88 of West Bengal legislative assembly. It is situated in Nadia district. It is part of Lok Sabha constituency No. 13 which is Ranaghat. This constituency is reserved for scheduled castes.

According to the Election Commission of India, Krishnaganj constituency has a total of 2,10,505 registered voters, out of which 1,10,278 are male and 1,00,227 are female.

In the 2011 assembly elections, Sushil Biswas of Trinamool Congress secured a major win for his party from this seat. Krishnaganj had been a CPI(M) bastion for a number of decades. Sushil Biswas defeated his nearest rival, Barun Biswas of CPI(M), by a margin of 20,934 votes. While the Trinamool mascot bagged 96,550 votes, Barun Biswas got 75,616. The voter turnout was an impressive 87.97%. A by-election was held in this seat following the demise of Sushil Biswas in October, 2014. TMC won by a convincing margin; Satyajit Biswas became the new MLA from this seat.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Krishnaganj Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
2015By PollKrishnaganj(SC)Satyajit BiswasMAITC95469Dr. Manabendra Ray MBJP58436
201188Krishnaganj(SC)Sushil BiswasMAITC96550Barun BiswasMCPM75616
200674Krishnaganj(SC)Binay Krishna BiswasMCPI(M)64391Sushil BiswasMAITC59353
200174Krishnaganj(SC)Sushil BiswasMCPM53395Bidhan Chandra PoddarMAITC52854
199674Krishnaganj(SC)Sushil BiswasMCPM58868Bidhan Chandra PoddarMINC57170
199174Krishnaganj(SC)Sushil BiswasMCPM48834Ananda Mohan BiswasMINC41791
198774Krishnaganj(SC)Nayan Chandra SarkarMCPM47957Mrinal Kanti BiswasMINC26099
198274Krishnaganj(SC)Jnanendra Nath BiswasMCPM36005Ananda Mohan BiswasMINC34890
197774Krishnaganj(SC)Jnanendranath BiswasMCPM23635Amulya Kumar BiswasMJNP13131

Last Updated on May 13, 2016


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