The Election Commission of India declared the results of Assembly by-elcetions of Panaji held on 23rd August 2017.
Panaji By-Election 2017 Result
|Candidate Name||Party Name||Votes||Satus|
|Manohar Parrikar||Bhartiya Janta Party||9862||Winner|
|Girish Chodankar||Indian National Congress||5059||Runner Up|
About Panaji Assembly Constituency
Panaji is constituency No. 11 of Goa legislative assembly. It is situated in North Goa district and comes under the North Goa Lok Sabha constituency. It is an open constituency. The state of Goa has 40 assembly constituencies. According to data with the Election Commission of India, this assembly constituency has 21,355 registered voters. It comprises 10,404 male and 10,951 female registered voters.
In the 2012 Goa assembly elections, the BJP secured this important constituency by a convincing margin of 6,068 votes. Senior BJP leader and former Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar was the winning candidate with 11,086 votes. The runner-up was Yatin Parekh of Congress who got 5,018 votes. The voter turnout was 78.85 %.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Panaji Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Panaji assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|1967||11||Panaji||GEN||Y . S . Desai||M||UGS||3846||T . M . Upendra||M||MAG||3776|
|1972||11||Panaji||GEN||Naik Babana||M||MAG||3983||Desai Yeshwant Sitaram||M||UGS||3758|
|1977||10||Panaji||GEN||Bir Madhv Ramkrishna||M||JNP||3555||Sardessai Kashinath Venkatesh||M||MAG||2549|
|1980||10||Panaji||GEN||Naik Vishnu Anant||M||IND||3967||Naik Baban Anant||M||MAG||3138|
|1984||10||Panaji||GEN||Gonsalves Joao Baptista Florino||M||INC||4844||Naik Baban Anant||M||MAG||1867|
|1989||10||Panaji||GEN||Joan Bapitsta Florini Gonsalves||M||INC||3983||Pushpashil Krishna Kerkar||M||MAG||2915|
|1994||10||Panaji||GEN||Prabhu Parrikar Manohar Gopalkrishna||M||BJP||4600||Prabhu Keshav Laximidhar||M||INC||3534|
|1999||10||Panaji||GEN||Parrikar Prabhu Manohar||M||BJP||5396||Prabhu Keshav Laximidhar||M||INC||2647|
|2002||10||Panaji||GEN||Prabhu Parrikar Manohar Gopalkrishna||M||BJP||5700||Silimkhan Ramesh||M||INC||4408|
|2007||10||Panaji||GEN||Manohar Gopalkrishna Prabhuparrikar||M||BJP||6004||Dinar Purshottam Kamat Tarcar||M||INC||4560|
|2012||11||Panaji||GEN||Manohar Parrikar||M||BJP||11086||Yatin Parekh||M||INC||5018|
|2015||By Poll||Panaji||GEN||Sidharth Sripad Kuncalienker||M||BJP||9989||Furtado Surendra ||M||INC||4621|
|2017||11||Panaji||GEN||Sidharth Sripad Kuncalienker||M||BJP||7924||Atanasio J. Monserrate||M||UGP||6855|
Last Updated on August 14, 2021