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Katwa (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency


About Katwa Assembly Constituency

Katwa is constituency No. 270 of West Bengal legislative assembly. This unreserved constituency is situated in Bardhaman district. It now comes under Lok Sabha constituency No. 38 Bardhaman Purba which is a reserved constituency. Earlier, it was part of Katwa Lok Sabha constituency. According to data with the Election Commission of India, Katwa has 2,12,236 registered voters. It includes 1,10,443 male and 1,01,793 female voters. In the 2011 assembly elections, this seat was won by the Indian National Congress (INC). INC candidate Rabindranath Chatterjee defeated his nearest rival by a convincing margin of 27,525 votes. Chatterjee bagged 97,951 votes. Sudipta Bagchi of CPI(M) was the runner-up. She got 70,426 votes. The voter turnout was 87.87 %.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Katwa Assembly Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Katwa assembly elections conducted so far.

YearA C No.Constituency NameCategoryWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner UpGenderPartyVote
2011270KatwaGENRabindranath ChatterjeeMINC97951Sudipta BagchiMCPM70426
2006280KatwaGENChatterjee RabindranathMINC76806Sudipta BagchiMCPI(M)71401
2001280KatwaGENRabindranath ChatterjeeMINC77952Kanak Kanti GoswamiMCPM61133
1996280KatwaGENRabindra Nath ChatterjeeMINC70517Anjan ChatterjeeMCPM63172
1991280KatwaGENAnjan ChatterjeeMCPM49223Rabindra Nath ChatterjeeMINC45180
1987280KatwaGENAnjan ChatterjeeMCPM53233Rabindra Nath ChatterjeeMINC42741
1982280KatwaGENHaramohan SinhaMCPM44761Subrata MukhopadhyayMINC36195
1977280KatwaGENHaramohan SinhaMCPM36290Nityananda ThakurMJNP12556
1972266KatwaGENSubrata MukherjeMINC33061Hara Mohan SinhaMCPM21703
1971266KatwaGENHaramohan SinhaMCPM27656Subrata MukherjeeMINC20990
1969266KatwaGENThakur NityanandaMINC26182Hara Mohan SinhaMCPM24080
1967266KatwaGENS. ChowdhuryFCPM20870T . BandyopadhyayMINC20263
1962240KatwaGENSubodh ChoudhuryMCPI24477Nityananda ThakurMINC18612
195751KatwaGENTarapada ChaudhuriMINC20102Subodh ChaudhuriMCPI15799
1951120KatwaGENSubodh ChowdhuryMCPI10035Basanta Kumar BandyopadyyayMINC7965


Last Updated on June 04, 2020

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