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Arambagh General Lok Sabha Election Results 2019

In 2009 Election Results the UPA won around 261 out of 543 seats, and in the second position was NDA with 158 seats, while 23 seats were won by Left parties.

In 2014 Election Results the BJP won 282 seats out of 543 seats. This took the NDA tally to 336 seats out of 543 seats in the Lok Sabha. INC could only manage to win 44 seats and stayed in the second position while AIADMK party from Tamil Nadu came third with 37 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.

In 2019, the BJP is set to return to power at the Centre after a sweeping win in the 2019 Lok Sabha election , armed with a bigger mandate than in the 2014 General Election. The party - led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah duo has secured 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha. Meanwhile, the Congress, the main Opposition party, managed to increase its vote share from 2014 only by a handful of votes, with a final tally of 52 seats. There will be no Leader of Opposition in the upcoming Lower House for a second consecutive term.

Arambagh Lok Sabha Election Results 2019

CandidatePartyEVM VotesMigrant VotesPostal VotesTotal Votes% of VotesStatus
Aparupa Poddar (Afrin Ali)All India Trinamool Congress649613031664992944.15Winner
Tapan Kumar RayBharatiya Janata Party6477550103264878744.081st Runner-up
Sakti Mohan MalikCommunist Party Of India (Marxist)10037301471005206.832nd Runner-up
Jyoti Kumari DasIndian National Congress25094034251281.713rd Runner-up
NOTANone Of The Above20484011204951.394th Runner-up
Binay Kumar MalikRashtriya Janadhikar Suraksha Party86680186690.595th Runner-up
Chittaranjan MallickIndependent76460276480.526th Runner-up
Samir MitraBahujan Samaj Party47100447140.327th Runner-up
Prosanta MalikSocialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)34730034730.248th Runner-up
Jhantu Lal PakreBharatiya Nyay-Adhikar Raksha Party26160226180.189th Runner-up

Formed prior to the 1967 elections, the Lok Sabha Constituency of Arambagh is one of the 42 parliamentary constituencies of West Bengal. The Arambagh Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 29) has a total of 1,375,377 electorates out of which 659,607 are females and 715,770 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports. It is reserved for the SC category, has 1,375,377 voters and comprises of seven legislative assembly segments. Arambagh is a city and headquarters of the Arambagh Division which is in the Hooghly District. It is located at an elevation of 15 m and is situated in the westernmost part of the district.

According to 2001 census data of India, the total population of the town is over 60,000 of which 62% comprises of males and 38% comprises of females. 17% of the population is under the age of six and a sex ratio of about 960 females per 1000 males. The town has an average literacy rate of 82% with male literacy at 79% and female literacy rate of 58%. Bengali, Hindi and English are the commonly used languages here. Economically, almost 60% of the people are engaged in agriculture which mainly includes cultivation of rice and potato. Several schools are located in the area, both in English and Bengali mediums. Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme provides financial aid to the district as it is one of India's 250 most backward districts.

List of winner/current and runner up MPs Arambagh Parliamentary Constituency.

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Arambagh parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Arambagh constituency is Shri Aparupa Poddar (Afrin Ali) of AITC.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201429Arambagh(SC)Aparupa Poddar (Afrin Ali)FAITC748764Saktimohan MalikMCPM401919
200929Arambagh(SC)Malik,Shri Sakti Mohan MCPM630254Sambhu Nath MalikMINC428696
200428ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM744464Swapan Kumar NandiMBJP151962
199928ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM503920Chunilal ChakrabortyMBJP387199
199828ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM521507Chunilal ChakrabortyMBJP334207
199628ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM544289Monoranjan HazraMINC317956
199128ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM448318Sk. Hasan ImamMINC300046
198928ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM423062Sk Hasan ImamMINC358564
198428ArambaghGENAnil BasuMCPM327786Gopal Das NagMINC313626
198028ArambaghGENBijoy Krishna ModakMCPM285633Prafulla Chandra SenMJNP242642
197728ArambaghGENPrafulla Chandra SenMBLD298371Santi Mohan RoyMINC90934
197126ArambaghGENManoranjan HazraMCPM137842Santi Mohan Ray MINC115622
196726ArambaghGENA. BoseMFBL208724S. ChoudhuryMINC126702

*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

Facts about current sitting MP of Arambagh Constituency

Name of MP Smt. Aparupa Poddar
Age 32
Nature of Membership Elected
Term May, 2014 to In office
Political Party All India Trinamool Congress
Gender Female
Educational Qualification M.A. (English), LL.B.
Activities of Smt. Aparupa Poddar in 16th Lok Sabha
Debates participated 59
Private member bills passed 0
Questions asked 65
Attendance N/A

Note:Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 Feb 2018.

List of Assembly Constituencies in Arambagh Parliamentary Constituency

The table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Arambagh parliamentary constituency.

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Haripal Tarakeswar Pursurah
Arambagh (SC) Goghat(SC)Khanakul
Chandrakona (SC) 

Last Updated on June 26, 2019