Kharagpur Sadar (West Bengal) Assembly Elections Results


About Kharagpur-Sadar Assembly Constituency

Kharagpur-Sadar is constituency No. 224 of West Bengal. It is situated in Pashchim Medinipur district. It is part of Lok Sabha constituency No. 34, which is Medinipur. It is an open constituency. According to the Election Commission of India, this constituency has 1,95,162 registered voters. It has 1,00,036 male and 95,126 female registered voters. In the 2011 assembly elections, Kharagpur Sadar seat went to the Congress party. As many as eight candidates contested from this seat, out of which six had to forfeit their deposit. Gyan Singh Sohanpal of Indian National Congress defeated his nearest contender, Anil Kumar Das of CPI(M), by a convincing margin of 32,369 votes to win this seat. While Sohanpal secured 75,425 votes, Das got 43,056. The voter turnout was 70.78%.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Kharagpur Sadar Assembly Constituency

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

year AC No. AC name Type of AC Winner Gender Party Vote Runner-up Gender Party Vote
2011 224 Kharagpur Sadar GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M INC 75425 Anil Kumar Das M CPM 43056
2006 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M INC 30528 Prem Chandra Jha M RJD 21553
2001 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M INC 36987 Lalji Pandey M CPM 24923
1996 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M INC 39983 Kalidas Nayak M CPM 24859
1991 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Msingh Sohanpal M INC 35790 Kali Nayek M CPM 24438
1987 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M INC 37850 Jatindra Mitra M CPM 27080
1982 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Gyan Singh Sohanpal M ICS 29134 Jatin Mitra M CPM 22645
1977 224 Kharagpur Town GEN Sudhir Dassharma M JNP 14396 Jatindra Nath Mitra M CPM 9872

Last Updated on: June 08, 2020
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