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Bardhaman-Durgapur Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014


One of the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies of West Bengal, Bardhaman Durgapur was formed after the 2008 delimitation of parliamentary constituencies. The total number of electorates in the Bardhaman Durgapur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 39) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,353,380 of which 709,424 are males and 643,956 are females. It comprises of six Vidhan Sabha segments of which two are reserved for the SC category. The constituency represents the Burdwan District which is at an average elevation of 30 m and covers an area of 56 sq km. Its headquarters are situated in the city of Burdwan and is about 100 km away from the city of Kolkata. It has always been an important city in history and has cultural and economic importance.

As per 2011 India census, the total population of the Urban Agglomeration of Bardhaman is over 347,000 with a 53% male majority. Over 25,000 of the population are under the age of six and the average literacy rate is 89%. The city has an 84% Hindu majority and the city is famous is home to the Hindu Goddess, Kankeleswari Kali. There are several schools and colleges located here including the prestigious St. Xaviers School. The economy is mostly agrarian and rice cultivation being the primary activity and the city is nicknamed to be the "Rice Bowl" of the state. The National Highway NH-2 passes through the district.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Bardhaman-Durgapur Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Bardhaman-Durgapur parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Bardhaman Durgapur constituency is Dr. Mamtaz Sanghamita of AITC.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinner/Currentr MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201439ChamrajanagarGENDr. Mamtaz SanghamitaFAITC554521Sk. Saidul HaqueMCPM447190
200939Bardhaman-DurgapurGENHaque,Prof. Sk. Saidul MCPM573399Nargis BegumMINC465162


*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Bardhaman-Durgapur Constituency

Name of MP Prof. (Dr.) Mamtaz Sanghamita
Age 72
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party All India Trinamool Congress
Gender Female
Educational Qualification M.B.B.S., D.G.O., M.D.(O+G), P.G.D.H.H.M.
Activities of Prof. (Dr.) Mamtaz Sanghamita in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 58
Private member bills passed 1
Questions asked 28
Attendance N/A

Note:Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.



List of Assembly Constituencies in Bardhaman-Durgapur Parliamentary Constituency

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Bardhaman-Durgapur parliamentary constituency.

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Burdwan DakshinMonteswarBurdwan Uttar (SC)
Bhatar Galsi (SC)Durgapur Purba
Durgapur Paschim 

Last Updated on February 24, 2015



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