Birbhum Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election ResultsTable showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Birbhum.
|2014||CPM||Runner Up||Dr. Elahi Kamre Mahammad||393305|
List of candidates of Birbhum constituency for 2014The table below shows who are the contesting BJP, Congress, independent etc. candidates from the Birbhum Constituency in the West Bengal General (Lok Sabha) Elections 2014.
|Birbhum , Constituency No -(42)|
|Election Symbol||Party||Candidate Name|
|INC||Syed Siraj Jimmi|
|CPM||Dr. Elahi Kamre Mahammad|
One of the 42 parliamentary constituencies of the state of West Bengal, Birbhum city belongs to the Birbhum District. The Birbhum Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 42) consists of 1,221,893 number of electorates in totality, of these 636,373 are males and 585,520 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. This Lok Sabha Constituency was formed prior to the 1951 elections and comprises of seven assembly segments of which 2 are reserved for SC. Prior to 2009 elections, this seat was reserved for the SC category only. Birbhum is an administrative unit of West Bengal with its headquarters located in Suri and Birbhum. It is located on the eastern side of the state of Jharkhand. The district is often referred to as the land of red soil and is 190 km away from Kolkata. It stands at an average elevation of 56 m and covers an area of over 4,500 sq km.
Birbhum has a population of over 3,502,000 of which around 22% lives in urban areas. About 52% of the population is male and the sex ratio is around 956 females for every 1000 males. The average literacy rate is around 70%. Birbhum is the home of world renowned Visva Bharati University, Shantiniketan which was established by Rabindranath Tagore. It is recognized for its cottage and textile industries. Birbhum is well connected to cities around the state by trains and the Panagarh-Morgram Highway runs through the area which connects it to NH-2 at Panagarh and with NH-34 at Morgram.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Birbhum Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Birbhum 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 Birbhum constituency is Satabdi Roy (Banerjee) of AITC.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||Winner/Current MP||Sex||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Sex||Party||Vote|
|2014||42||Birbhum||GEN||Satabdi Roy (Banerjee)||F||AITC||460568||Dr. Elahi Kamre Muhammad||M||CPM||393305|
|2009||42||Birbhum||GEN||Roy,Smt. Satabdi||F||AITC||486553||Braja Mukherjee||M||CPM||425034|
|2004||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Ram Chandra Dome||M||CPM||372294||Gopal Chandra Das||M||INC||180682|
|1999||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Ram Chandra Dome||M||CPM||373687||Dr. Madan Lal Choudhury||M||BJP||216531|
|1998||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Dome Ram Chandra||M||CPM||380314||Dr Madan Lal Choudhury||M||BJP||218802|
|1996||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Ramchandra Dome||M||CPM||402893||Mamata Saha||M||INC||291873|
|1991||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Dome Ramchandra||M||CPM||334307||Subhendu Mondal||M||INC||171276|
|1989||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Dome Ramchandra||M||CPM||345898||Badal Bagdi||M||INC||283949|
|1984||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Gadahar Saha||M||CPM||278155||Badal Bagdi||M||INC||264674|
|1980||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Gadadhar Saha||M||CPM||223756||Badal Chandra Bagdi||M||INC(I)||183093|
|1977||42||Birbhum||(SC)||Gadadhar Saha||M||CPM||136517||Birendaban Saha||M||INC||105968|
|1971||40||Birbhum||(SC)||Gadadhar Saha||M||CPM||80712||Kanai Saha||M||INC||72327|
|1967||40||Birbhum||(SC)||S. K. Saha||M||INC||83696||G. Bauri||M||FBL||51479|
|1962||36||Birbhum||(SC)||Sisir Kumar Saha||M||INC||74573||Mrityunjay Mandal||M||FB||42169|
|1957||7||Birbhum||GEN||Kamal Krishna Das||M||INC||239745||Manmatha Nath Das||M||HMS||169045|
|1957||7||Birbhum||GEN||Anil Kumar Chanda||M||INC||197747||Nitya Narayan Banerjee||M||HMS||131376|
|1951||4||Birbhum||GEN||Anil Kumar Chanda||M||INC||116734||Nitya Narayan Bandopadhyaya||M||HMS||90311|
|1951||4||Birbhum||GEN||Kamal Krishna Das||M||INC||109722||Mihir Lal Chattopadhyaya||M||KMPP||58904|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Birbhum Constituency
|Name of MP||Satabdi Roy|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||All India Trinamool Congress|
|Activities of Satabdi Roy in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 23 Dec 2014.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Birbhum Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Birbhum parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Dubrajpur (SC)||Suri||Sainthia (SC)|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015