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Sonamukhi (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections 2018

Winner and Runnerup Candidate in Sonamukhi assembly constituency

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

Winner Candidate -
Ajit Ray (won by:8719)
Political Party -

Sonamukhi Election Results 2016

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

YearPartySymbolstatusCandidate Namevotes
2016 AITC RunnerUpDipali Saha 77406
2016 CPM WinnerAjit Ray 86125

List of candidates for Sonamukhi Constituency 2016

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

Sonamukhi , Constituency No -(258)
Election Date04/11/16 
Result Date05/19/16 
Election Symbol Political PartyCandidate Name
BSPBSPJayanta Lohar
AITC AITC Dipali Saha
BJPBJPDebjani Roy
CPM CPM Ajit Ray

About Sonamukhi Assembly Constituency

Sonamukhi is constituency No. 258 of West Bengal legislative assembly. It is situated in Bankura district. It comes under Lok Sabha constituency No. 37, which is Bishnupur. This seat is reserved for scheduled castes.

According to the Election Commission of India, the constituency of Sonamukhi has 1,80,448 registered voters. It includes 95,219 male and 85,229 female voters.

The Trinamool Congress won this seat in the 2011 assembly elections. Dipali Saha, the winning candidate from TMC, bagged 82,199 votes. She defeated his nearest competition by a safe margin of 7,289 votes. Chongre Manoranjan of CPI(M) was the runner-up. The voter turnout was 91.53 %. This was an important win for the TMC since Sonamukhi had been a CPI(M) stronghold for a long time.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Sonamukhi Assembly Constituency

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

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
2011258Sonamukhi(SC)Dipali SahaFAITC82199Chongre ManoranjanMCPM74910
2006256Sonamukhi(SC)Niresh BagdiMCPI(M)69455Dipali SahaFAITC37751
2001256Sonamukhi(SC)Khan SukhenduMCPM63702Dipali SahaFAITC44751
1996256Sonamukhi(SC)Haradhan BauriMCPM64376Pulakesh SahaMINC39884
1991256Sonamukhi(SC)Haradhan BauriMCPM53141Sasthidhar BagdiMINC31117
1990By PollsSonamukhi(SC)H.BauriMCPM60297J.SahaMINC25882
1987256Sonamukhi(SC)Sukhendu KhanMCPM50713Kallol SahaMINC35586
1982256Sonamukhi(SC)Sukhendu KhanMCPM42574Sasthi BauriMINC32660
1977256Sonamukhi(SC)Sukhendu KhanMCPM26288Kanai SahaMJNP11003
1972243Sonamukhi(SC)Guru Pada KhanMINC24403Sukhendu KhanMCPM15317
1971243Sonamukhi(SC)Sukhendu KhanMCPM15091Kanai SahaMINC13979
1969243Sonamukhi(SC)Sukhendu KhanMCPM25422Kanai Lal SahaMINC16773
1967243Sonamukhi(SC)K . SahaMINC19652K . K . BagdiMCPM11794
195156SonamukhiGENSishuram MandalMINC17155Bishnu Pada GhoseMIND8031
195156SonamukhiGENBhabataran ChakrabortyMINC17138Sushil Chandra PalitMKMPP7366

Last Updated on May 13, 2016

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