Jangipur Parliamentary Constituency Election and Results Update

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.

Jangipur Lok Sabha Election Results

Candidate Party EVM Votes Migrant Votes Postal Votes Total Votes % of Votes Status
Khalilur Rahaman All India Trinamool Congress 562518 0 320 562838 43.15 Winner
Mafuja Khatun Bharatiya Janata Party 316147 0 909 317056 24.3 1st Runner-up
Abhijit Mukherjee Indian National Congress 255554 0 282 255836 19.61 2nd Runner-up
Md. Zulfikar Ali Communist Party Of India (Marxist) 95450 0 51 95501 7.32 3rd Runner-up
Dr. S.Q.R. Ilyas Welfare Party Of India 21292 0 10 21302 1.63 4th Runner-up
Prasad Halder Independent 12838 0 1 12839 0.98 5th Runner-up
Taiedul Islam Social Democratic Party Of India 11693 0 3 11696 0.9 6th Runner-up
NOTA None Of The Above 11349 0 6 11355 0.87 7th Runner-up
Avijit Khamaru Independent 5788 0 2 5790 0.44 8th Runner-up
Samiruddin Socialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist) 3856 0 1 3857 0.3 9th Runner-up
Shamimul Islam Bahujan Samaj Party 3497 0 1 3498 0.27 10th Runner-up
Dhananjoy Banerjee Purvanchal Janta Party (Secular) 2934 0 2 2936 0.23 11th Runner-up

One of the 42 parliamentary constituencies of the state of West Bengal, Jangipur Lok Sabha Constituency was formed prior to the 1967 elections. The total number of electorates in the Jangipur Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 9) according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports are 1,087,054 of which 561,735 are males and 525,319 are females. It comprises of the seven Vidhan Sabha assembly segments of which two are reserved for the SC category and the constituency has a total of over 1,087,000 voters. It represents the Murshidabad District and belongs to the Jangipur Sub-Division. Jangipur or Jahangirpur is a city lying at an elevation of 11 m along the eastern border of the state. Bengali is the official language while Hindi, Urdu, Marwari and English are also widely spoken in the area.

As per the 2011 census, the Urban Agglomeration of Jangipur has a population of 122,900 with a 52% male majority, 48% females and a child population of about 16,300. The average literacy rate of the area is 76% with male literacy rate of 84% and female literacy rate of 70%. Agriculture is the primary economic activity and mangoes, rice, jute and wheat are the chiefly cultivated crops. Cottage Industries like weaving are also common in the area while tobacco is also widely processed here. Several major roads connect it to nearby cities in and around the state allowing easy road transport to and from the town.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Jangipur 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 Jangipur constituency is Shri Abhijit Mukherjee of INC.

Year PC No. PC Name Category winner/current MP Gender Party Vote Runner Up MP Gender Party Vote
2014 9 Jangipur GEN Abhijit Mukherjee M INC 378201 Muzaffar Hossain M CPM 370040
2012 Bye Pol Jangipur GEN Mukherjee,Shri Abhijit M INC 332919 Muzaffar Hossain M CPM 330383
2009 9 Jangipur GEN Pranab Mukherjee M INC 506749 Mriganka Sekhar Bhattacharya M CPM 378600
2004 8 Jangipur GEN Pranab Mukherjee M INC 431647 Abul Hasnat Khan M CPM 394787
1999 8 Jangipur GEN Abul Hasnat Khan M CPM 352580 Mainul Haque M INC 291263
1998 8 Jangipur GEN Abul Hasnat Khan M CPM 396761 Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury M INC 324260
1996 8 Jangipur GEN Md. Idris Ali M INC 392942 Abedin Zainal M CPM 379820
1991 8 Jangipur GEN Abedin Zainal M CPM 303254 Mannan Hossain M INC 256615
1989 8 Jangipur GEN Abedin Zainal M CPM 309798 Mohammad Sohrab M INC 270617
1984 8 Jangipur GEN Abedin Zainal M CPM 283977 Md. Sohorab M INC 269239
1980 8 Jangipur GEN Zainal Abedin M CPM 268932 Lutfal Haque M INC(I) 196106
1977 8 Jangipur GEN Sasankasekher Sanyal M CPM 155008 Lutfal Haque (Haji) M INC 152822
1971 7 Jangipur GEN Lutfal Haque M INC 104170 Barun Roy M RSP 54814
1967 7 Jangipur GEN H. L. Haque M INC 130927 J. Gupta M IND 79238

*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

List of Assembly Constituencies in Jangipur Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
Suti Jangipur Raghunathganj
Sagardighi Lalgola Nabagram (SC)

Last Updated on Feb 10, 2021
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