Track your constituency

Raiganj (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018

Elections Latest News And Updates

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Lok Sabha Elections 2019: BSP announces candidates for 6 Chhattisgarh Seats

The candidates were announced for Bastar, Kanker, Raigarh, Durg, Surguja, and Janjgir Champa. The last of these six seats — an SC reserved seat — is where the BSP is Read More…

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 BJP trying to create ‘hyper nationalistic environment’ ahead of Lok Sabha Elections: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has accused the BJP of trying to create a ‘hyper nationalistic environment’ ahead of the Lok Sabha Elections only to distract people from the issues of Read More…

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Mamata Releases TMC List for all 42 West Bengal Seats

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced a list of TMC candidates for all the 42 Lok Sabha seats of the state, dropping 10 sitting MPs. She also attacked the BJP and the Read More…

Lok Sabha Election 2019 Lok Sabha Election 2019: Priya Dutt, Raj Babbar Feature in Congress 2nd List

The Congress released its second list of 21 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections 2019 on Wednesday. The grand old party fielded its Uttar Pradesh chief Raj Babbar from Moradabad, Read More…

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Congress Releases First List of Candidates

Congress has put out its first list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, with party chief Rahul Gandhi contesting his bastion Amethi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi contesting from Read More…

upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019 Samajwadi Party Releases First List of Candidates for Lok Sabha Elections 2019

There is no denying the fact that the road to the treasury bench of the lower house of the Parliament goes through Uttar Pradesh. The BJP-led coalition won 73 seats Read More…

No query found

About Raiganj Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

Raiganj is a Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency as well as a legislative assembly segment in the state of West Bengal.
The legislative assembly constituency of Raiganj is located in the Uttar Dinajpur district of the state. INC's Mohit Sengupta currently represents Raiganj in the West Bengal state legislative assembly. Sengupta won this seat in the 2011 assembly elections with 62,864 votes, defeating Kiranmay Nanda of the Samajwadi Party (SP) by a margin of 5,409 votes. In 2014, the Election Commission of India enlisted a total of 1,65,806 people of the Raiganj assembly constituency as eligible voters; 85,854 men and 79,941 women make the electorate of Raiganj.

As per the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India - 2008, the Raiganj legislative assembly segment comprises the areas of Raiganj Municipal Corporation; and Kamalabati-I, Kamalabati-II, Bahin, Gouri and Maraikura gram panchayats of the Raiganj community block. The constituency was declared open for the candidates of general category after the Delimitation Commission of India recommended so in 2008. The constituency was reserved for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC) before 2008.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Raiganj Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
201135RaiganjGENMohit SenguptaMINC62864Kiranmay NandaMSP57455
200631Raiganj(SC)Chitta Ranjan RayMINC77789Dilip Kumar DasMNCP62029
200131Raiganj(SC)Chittaranjan RoyMINC66555Harinarayan RoyMCPM56870
199631Raiganj(SC)Dilip Kumar DasMINC56203Khagendra Nath SinhaMCPM53913
199131Raiganj(SC)Khagendra Nath SinhaMCPM44399Dilip DasMINC39337
198731Raiganj(SC)Khagendra Nath SinhaMCPM51409Barman DipendraMINC39502
198231Raiganj(SC)Dipendra BarmanMINC45227Khagendra Nath SinhaMCPM43469
197731Raiganj(SC)Khagendra Nath SinhaMCPM19264Mehendranath BarmanMJNP13432
197228RaiganjGENDutta RamendranathMINC28727Manash RoyMCPM13610
197128RaiganjGENRamendra Nath DuttaMINC23924Manash RoyMCPM21917
196928RaiganjGENManash RoyMCPM19118Mohit Ranjan SikdarMINC19074
196225RaiganjGENRamendra Nath DuttaMINC12833Manash RoyMCPI8055
195718Raiganj(SC)Syama Prasad Barman (Sc)MINC20966Nishitha Nath Kundu (Sc)MPSP19263
195718Raiganj(SC)Hazi Badiruddin AhmmadMINC19890Pijush Kanti DasMCPI12830
195115RaiganjGENShyama Prasad BarmanMINC26120Sukumar GuhaMFBL(RG)12194
195115RaiganjGENGulam Hamidur RahmanMINC25085Anadi Kumar RayMFBL(RG)10963


Last Updated on May 13, 2016