Baranagar (West Bengal) Assembly Elections Results

About Baranagar Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

Baranagar is constituency No. 113 of West Bengal legislative assembly. This constituency is situated in North 24 Parganas district. It is part of Lok Sabha constituency No. 16, Dumdum. It is an unreserved constituency. According to data with the Election Commission of India, Baranagar has 1,86,723 registered voters. It has 95,807 male, and 90,916 female voters. The Trinamool Congress (TMC) made a clean sweep in the 2011 West Bengal assembly elections. It also scored its maiden victory in Baranagar seat. The Baranagar constituency had been with the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) for seven consecutive terms and with the CPI(M) for another seven terms preceding that. The TMC finally made inroads into this constituency in 2011. Tapas Roy of Trinamool Congress bagged 89,883 votes and defeated his nearest contender, Sukumar Ghosh of RSP, by a margin of 36,828 votes. The voter turnout was 79.48%.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Assembly Baranagar Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Baranagar assembly elections conducted so far.
Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Gender Party Vote Runner Up Gender Party Vote
2011 47 Baranagar GEN Tapas Roy M AITC 89883 Sukumar Ghosh M RSP 53055
2006 137 Baranagar GEN Amar Chowdhury M RSP 85584 Atin Ghosh M AITC 67428
2001 137 Baranagar GEN Amar Chaudhuri M RSP 85647 Atin Ghosh M AITC 83106
1996 137 Baranagar GEN Amar Choudhury M RSP 84785 Silbhadra Dutta M INC 76895
1991 137 Baranagar GEN Matish Roy M RSP 66397 Ajoy Ghosal M INC 54925
1987 137 Baranagar GEN Matish Roy M RSP 61456 Pranab Kanti Ghosh M INC 54277
1982 137 Baranagar GEN Matish Roy M RSP 59985 Sambhu Nath Dutta M INC 41581
1977 137 Baranagar GEN Matish Ray M RSP 33384 Kumud Bhattacharjee M INC 16798
1972 126 Baranagar GEN Shiba Pada Bhattacharjee M CPI 69145 Jyoti Basu M CPM 30158
1971 126 Baranagar GEN Joyti Basu M CPM 43340 Ajoy Kumar Mukhopadhya M BAC 32287
1969 126 Baranagar GEN Jyoti Basu M CPM 45261 A.N. Bhattacharjee M INC 27669
1967 126 Baranagar GEN J. Basu M CPM 31354 N. Bhatacharjee M INC 27895
1962 78 Baranagar GEN Jyoti Basu M CPI 40830 Dhirendra Nath Chattopadhyay M INC 27418
1957 179 Baranagar GEN Jyoti Bose M CPI 28269 Kanailall Dhole M INC 18852
1951 150 Baranagar (SC) Jyoti Basu M CPI 13968 Rai Harendra Nath Chowdhury M INC 8539

Last Updated on: June 08, 2020
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