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Mekliganj (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018



Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Mekliganj assembly constituency


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

Winner Candidate -
Arghya Roy Pradhan (Bilu) (won by: 6637)
Political Party -
AITC

Mekliganj Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AIFB RunnerUpParesh Chandra Adhikary 68186
2016 AITC WinnerArghya Roy Pradhan (Bilu) 74823

List of candidates for Mekliganj Constituency 2016

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

Mekliganj , Constituency No -(1)
Election Date05/05/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
PhasePhase-6 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BSPBSPJyotish Roy
AIFB AIFB Paresh Chandra Adhikary
AITC   AITC Arghya Roy Pradhan (Bilu)
BJPBJPDadhiram Ray
INDINDGolapi Roy
INDINDDipen Roy
SUCI(C)SUCI(C)Pramila Roy
KPP(U)KPP(U)Binod Roy
AMBAMBRatan Barman

About Mekliganj Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

Mekliganj is a legislative assembly segment in the state of West Bengal. It is located in the Cooch Behar district and a part of the
Jalpaiguri (SC) Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency of the state. Mekliganj is home to a total of 1,94,943 eligible voters, out of whom 1,01,556 are men and 93,387 are women. Adhikary Paresh Chandra of AIFB currently represents the Mekliganj constituency in the state legislative assembly of West Bengal. He won the seat in the assembly elections held in 2011 with 72,040 votes and defeated NIC's Jayanta Kumar Ray by a considerable margin of 32,632 votes.

As recommended by the Delimitation Commission of India in 2008, the Mekliganj assembly segment comprises Haldibari (M), Haldibari community development block, Mekliganj (M) and Mekliganj community development block. This assembly seat of West Bengal is reserved for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC).

Sitting and previous MLAs from Mekliganj Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
20111Mekliganj(SC)Adhikary Paresh ChandraMAIFB72040Jayanta Kumar RayMNIC39408
20061Mekliganj(SC)Paresh Chandra AdhikaryMAIFB67491Sunil Chandra RoyMAITC39490
20011Mekliganj(SC)Paresh Chandra AdhikaryMFBL65351Ramesh RoyMAITC48318
19961Mekliganj(SC)Ramesh RoyMFBL40982Sunil Chandra RayMINC38999
19911Mekliganj(SC)Paresh Chandra AdhikaryMFBL56032Mani Bhusan RoyMINC34838
19871Mekliganj(SC)Sada KantaMFBL48071Madhu Sudan RoyMINC39034
19821Mekliganj(SC)Sada Kanta RoyMFBL40958Niren ChowdhuryMICS28528
19771Mekliganj(SC)Sada Kant RoyMFBL21339Madhusudan RoyMINC12622
19721Mekliganj(SC)Mauhusudan RoyMINC25816Amarendranath Roy ProdhanMFBL18233
19711Mekliganj(SC)Mihir Kumar RayMFBL19880Mani Bhushan RoyMINC15982
19691MekliganjGENAmarendra Nath Roy ProuhanMFBL25678Madhusudan RoyMINC22823
19671Mekliganj(SC)A.N.R.ProdhanMFBL31402M.RoyMINC16753
195715MekliganjGENSatyendra Prasanna ChatterjeeMINC9493Amarendra Nath Roy ProdhanMFBM7003
195111MekliganjGENSatyendra Prasanna ChatterjeeMINC7748Mukunda Mohan SarkarMIND7175

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Last Updated on May 13, 2016


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