Kumarganj (West Bengal) Assembly Constituency Elections

About kumarganj Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

Kumarganj is a legislative assembly constituency in West Bengal, which belongs to the Balurghat Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency of the state. The Kumarganj assembly segment is located in the Dakshin Dinajpur district. Begam Mahamuda of the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) was elected as the MLA from Kumarganj in the assembly elections held in 2011 when she got 62,212 votes. CPM's Khatun Mafuja managed to get 57,994 votes and settled as the runner-up. The Election Commission of India, in 2014, identified a total of 1,73,635 people of the Kumarganj assembly segment as eligible voters as per the universal adult franchise; 91,196 men and 82,435 women collectively make the electorate of Kumarganj. The Kumarganj legislative assembly constituency of West Bengal consists of Uday, Ashokegram, Chaloon and Basuria gram panchayats of Gangarampur community development block; and Kumarganj community development block as recommended by the Delimitation Commission of India in 2008.

Sitting and previous MLAs from kumarganj Assembly Constituency

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

Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Gender Party Vote Runner Up Gender Party Vote
2011 38 Kumarganj GEN Begam Mahamuda F AITC 62212 Khatun Mafuja F CPM 57994
2006 37 Kumarganj GEN Mafuja Khatun F CPI(M) 75769 Ahmad Ali Sardar (Moulana Saheb) M AITC 65133
2001 37 Kumarganj GEN Khatun Mafuja F CPM 69669 Nani Gopal Roy M AITC 56379
1996 37 Kumarganj GEN Roy Dwijendra Nath M CPM 62816 Parinita Singha Roy F INC 47606
1991 37 Kumarganj GEN Dwijendras Nath Oroy M CPM 53957 Proboh Kumar Singh Roy M INC 37512
1987 37 Kumarganj GEN Dwijendra Mondal M CPM 53634 Afrabuddin Sarkar M INC 44008
1982 37 Kumarganj GEN Dwijendra Nath Ray M CPM 49984 Sekhar Kumar Das Gupta M INC 41209
1981 By Polls Kumarganj GEN R.D.Nath M CPM 46046 K.Sayed M INC(I) 34751
1977 37 Kumarganj GEN Jamini Kisore Mojumdar M CPM 25123 Khalil Sayed M INC 19912
1972 33 Kumarganj GEN Probodh Kumar Singha Roy M INC 27790 Jamini Kishore Mojumder M CPM 18857
1971 33 Kumarganj GEN Probodh Kumar Singh Roy M INC 18829 Jamini Kishore Mojumdar M CPM 17382
1969 33 Kumarganj GEN Abinash Basu M BAC 18817 Maharaja Bose M INC 15846
1967 33 Kumarganj GEN M.Bose M INC 18571 D.C.Choudhury M BAC 9120

Last Updated on: June 08, 2020
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