Maheshtala By-Election Result

About Maheshtala Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

List of candidates for Maheshtala Constituency By-Election 2018

1 DULAL CHANDRA DAS All India Trinamool Congress
2 PRAVAT CHOWDHURY Communist Party of India (Marxist)
3 SUJIT KUMAR GHOSH Bharatiya Janata Party

Maheshtala is a constituency of West Bengal legislative assembly. It is constituency No. 155 situated in South 24 Parganas district. It is a part of Lok Sabha constituency No. 21, which is Diamond Harbour. Maheshtala is an unreserved constituency. According to the Election Commission of India, there are 2,14,985 registered voters in this constituency. Out of this, 1,11,531 are male and 1,03,454 are female voters. Eight candidates, including six male and two female, contested from this seat in the 2011 assembly elections. Kasturi Das of Trinamool Congress won this seat. The runner-up was Sk.Md. Israil of CPI(M). Das won by a margin of 24,283 votes. This was an important win because Maheshtala had been a CPI(M) stronghold for a long period of time. The voter turnout was 81.73%.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Assembly Maheshtala Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Maheshtala assembly elections conducted so far.
Year A C No. Constituency Name Category Winner Gender Party Vote Runner Up Gender Party Vote
2011 155 Maheshtala GEN Kasturi Das F AITC 92211 Sk.Md.Israil M CPM 67928
2006 115 Maheshtala GEN Mursalin Molla M CPI(M) 65691 Dulal Das M INC 37835
2001 115 Maheshtala GEN Mursalin Molla M CPM 72425 Biman Banerjee M AITC 60209
1996 115 Maheshtala GEN Mursalin Molla M CPM 72274 Gouranga Mukherjee M INC 58463
1991 115 Maheshtala GEN Abdul Basar M CPM 52636 Malay Chowdhury M INC 32817
1987 115 Maheshtala GEN Abul Basar M CPM 51213 Habibur Rahman M INC 39428
1982 115 Maheshtala GEN Mir Abdus Sayeed M CPM 40523 Dilip Ghose M IND 23647
1979 By Polls Maheshtala GEN M.A.Sayeed M CPM 45259 S.Naskar M INC(I) 11760
1977 115 Maheshtala GEN Sudhir Bhandari M CPM 27256 Mali Safiuddin M JNP 10124
1972 105 Maheshtala GEN Bhupen Bijali M INC 33412 Sudhir Bhandari M CPM 25581
1971 105 Maheshtala GEN Sudhir Chandra Bhandari M CPM 24152 Bhupen Bijai M INC 22785
1969 105 Maheshtala GEN Sudhir Chandra Bhandari M CPM 28367 Bhupendra Nath Bijali M INC 18214
1967 105 Maheshtala GEN S.C.Bhandari M CPM 30805 S.A.Malaque M INC 21227
1962 107 Maheshtala GEN Ahammad Ali Mufti M INC 24498 Sudhir Chandra Bhandari M CPI 15420
1957 156 Maheshtala GEN Sudhir Chandra Bhandari M CPI 14091 Narul Haque Mali M INC 11896

Last Updated on: June 08, 2020
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