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Ranaghat Lok Sabha Elections and Results 2014


One of the 42 constituencies of West Bengal state, Ranaghat Lok Sabha Constituency is reserved for the SC category and has over 1,330,000 voters. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Ranaghat Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 13) were 1,329,436 of which 632,366 are females and 697,070 are males. It was formed post the delimitation of parliamentary constituencies in 2008 and consists of seven legislative assembly segments. All these segments are located in the Nadia District. Ranaghat is a city located in the eastern area of the state, in the Nadia District at a distance of 74 km from Kolkata. It has an elevation of 7 m and is situated along the banks of Churni River.

As per the 2011 India Census data, the city houses over 236,000 people with a 52% male majority and 48% of females. About 19,000 are children under the age of six and the sex ratio here is more than 940 females for every 1000 males. With an average literacy rate of 86%, it has a male literacy rate of 90% and female literacy rate of 83%. The town's economy deals mostly in business and several traders are located here and lately, the IT industry has been developing as well. The rural population however, still depends mostly on agriculture and handicraft. The National Highway NH-34 passes through the district, connecting it to a vast road network.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Ranaghat Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Ranaghat 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 Ranaghat constituency is Tapas Mandal of AITC.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinner/Currentr MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201413Ranaghat(SC)Tapas MandalMAITC590451Archana BiswasMCPM388684
200913Ranaghat(SC)Haldar,Dr. Sucharu Ranjan MAITC575058Basudeb BarmanMCPM473235


*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Ranaghat Constituency

Name of MP Dr. Tapas Mandal
Age 44
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party All India Trinamool Congress
Gender Male
Educational Qualification M.Sc. (Ag), Ph.D. (Horticulture)
Activities of Dr. Tapas Mandal in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 29
Private member bills passed 1
Questions asked 2
Attendance N/A

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



List of Assembly Constituencies in Ranaghat Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Krishnanagar DakshinSantipurRanaghat Uttar Paschim
Krishnaganj (SC)Ranaghat Uttar Purba (SC)Ranaghat Dakshin (SC)
Chakdaha 

Last Updated on February 24, 2015



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