Howrah Parliamentary Constituency 2014 Election ResultsTable showing the winning and the runner-up Candidate of the 2014 lok sabha election in Howrah.
|2014||CPM||Runner Up||Sridip Bhattacharya||291505|
List of candidates of Howrah constituency for 2014The table below shows who are the contesting BJP, Congress, independent etc. candidates from the Howrah Constituency in the West Bengal General (Lok Sabha) Elections 2014.
|Howrah , Constituency No -(25)|
|Election Symbol||Party||Candidate Name|
|BSP||Shib Chandra Ram|
|AAP||Suraj Narayan Singh|
|INC||Manoj Kumar Pandey|
|IND||Dinesh Kumar Sharma|
|IND||Sajal Kumar Das|
|Indian Unity Centre||Gobarddhan Manna|
|GAP||Mohammad Sirajuddin Sekh|
The Parliamentary Constituency of Howrah is one of West Bengal's 42 Lok Sabha constituencies and came into being prior to the 1951 elections. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Howrah Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 25) were 1,344,746 of which 612,728 are females and 732,018 are males. It comprises of seven legislative assembly segments, of which one is reserved for SC category and has 1,344,746 electors. It is one of the 16 constituencies representing the district of Howrah the headquarters of which lies in the city of Howrah and has a total area of 1, 467 sq km.
As per the 2011 census data, the total population of the Howrah District is 4,841,638 with a male majority. The population growth rate of Howrah District was 13.31% from 2001 to 2011 and it has a population density of 2,913 persons per sq km. About 9% of the population is under the age of six and the sex ratio is 935 females per 1000 males. With an average literacy rate of 83.85%, which is higher than the national average, the male and female literacy rates of the district are 81% and 73% respectively. Bengali is the official language here while English and Hindi are also widely spoken. The National Highway NH-6 passes through this area and connects it to a large road network to the major cities in and around the state.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Howrah Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Howrah 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 Howrah constituency is Prasun Banerjee of AITC.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Sex||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Sex||Party||Vote|
|2014||25||Howrah||GEN||Prasun Banerjee||M||AITC||488461||Sridip Bhattacharya||M||CPM||291505|
|2013||Bye Pol||Howrah||GEN||Prasun Banerjee||M||AITC||426387||Sridip Bhattacharya||M||CPI(M)||399422|
|2009||25||Howrah||GEN||Ambica Banerjee||M||AITC||477449||Swadesh Chakrabortty||M||CPM||440057|
|2004||24||Howrah||GEN||Swadesh Chakrabortty||M||CPM||489444||Dr. Bikram Sarkar||M||AITC||242507|
|1999||24||Howrah||GEN||Swadesh Chakraborty||M||CPM||490537||Dr. Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar||M||AITC||387088|
|1998||24||Howrah||GEN||Dr Bikram Sarkar||M||WBTC||437224||Swadesh Chakraborty||M||CPM||430689|
|1996||24||Howrah||GEN||Priya Ranjan Das Munsi||M||INC||459059||Susanta Chakraborty||M||CPM||425128|
|1991||24||Howrah||GEN||Susanta Chakraborty S/O Sudhir||M||CPM||351744||Priya Ranjan Das Munshi||M||INC||344364|
|1989||24||Howrah||GEN||Sushanta Chakarborty||M||CPM||397138||Priya Ranjan Das Munshi||M||INC||395706|
|1984||24||Howrah||GEN||Priya Ranjan Das Munshi||M||INC||381216||Samar Mukherjee||M||CPM||287174|
|1980||24||Howrah||GEN||Samar Mukherjee||M||CPM||263337||Nityananda Dey||M||INC(I)||205028|
|1977||24||Howrah||GEN||Samar Mukherjee 11Dharmatala Lane||M||CPM||236530||Nityananda Dey||M||INC||131799|
|1971||22||Howrah||GEN||Samar Mukherjee||M||CPM||150917||Mrityunjoy Banerjee||M||INC||125875|
|1967||22||Howrah||GEN||K. K. Chatterjee||M||INC||176469||S. Mukherjee||M||CPM||134175|
|1962||20||Howrah||GEN||Mohammad Elias||M||CPI||137812||Krishna Kumar Chatterji||M||INC||133876|
|1957||14||Howrah||GEN||Mohammed Elias||M||CPI||108238||Santosh Kr. Dutt||M||INC||67403|
|1951||13||Howrah||GEN||Santosh Kumar Dutta||M||INC||60929||Anil Kumar(Sarkar)||M||CPI||59163|
*PC = Parliamentary Constituency
Facts about current sitting MP of Howrah Constituency
|Name of MP||Prasun Banerjee|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||All India Trinamool Congress|
|Activities of Prasun Banerjee 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 Howrah Parliamentary Constituency
The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Howrah parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
|Bally||Howrah Uttar||Howrah Madhya|
|Shibpur||Howrah Dakshin||Sankrail (SC)|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015