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Jirang assembly constituency is in the Ribhoi district of Meghalaya State. There are 35,915 voters in the constituency of which 30,193 voters voted in the last election making the voting to around 84.07%. The Demographic Bifurcation of the constituency is 79.3% Christians, 19.61% Hindus and 0.27% Muslims.
Sosthenes Sohtun candidate belonging to National People's Party won the seat in last election defeating Witness Day Sancley of Indian National Congress by 220 Votes.
Sitting and previous MLAs from Jirang Assembly Constituency
Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Jirang assembly elections conducted so far.
|Year||A C No.||Constituency Name||Category||Winner||Gender||Party||Votes||Runner Up||Gender||Party||Votes|
|2018||10||jirang||(ST)||Sosthenes Sohtun||M||NPEP||9437||Witness Day Sancley||M||INC||9217|
|2013||10||Jirang||(ST)||Lamboklang Mylliem||M||NESDP||10336||Barnabas Nongbah||M||INC||7840|
|2008||11||Jirang||(ST)||J. Dringwell Rymbai||M||UDP||5830||William Mynsong||M||INC||4350|
|2003||11||Jirang||(ST)||J.Dringwel Rymbai ||M||INC||3888||Artist Ranee||M||UDP||2687|
|1998||11||Jirang||(ST)||J.D. Rymbai ||M||INC||7058||Micheal Giri Dkhar||M||UDP||3540|
|1993||11||Jirang||(ST)||J. Dhringwell Rymbai ||M||INC||5998||Michael Giri Dkhar||M||HPU||3769|
|1988||11||Jirang||(ST)||J. Dringwell Rymbai ||M||INC||2095||Gerson Lyngdoh||M||HPU||1677|
|1983||11||Jirang||(ST)||Gerson Lyngdoh ||M||HPD||1789||J. Dringwell Rymbai||M||INC||1457|
|1978||11||Jirang||(ST)||Snomick Kalwing ||M||INC||1750||Gerson Lyngdoh||M||HPD||1288|
Last Updated on: Jan 09, 2023