Medinipur 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.

Mathurapur Lok Sabha Election Results 2019

CandidatePartyEVM VotesMigrant VotesPostal VotesTotal Votes% of VotesStatus
Choudhury Mohan JatuaAll India Trinamool Congress726463036572682851.84Winner
Shyamaprasad HalderBharatiya Janata Party522267058752285437.291st Runner-up
Dr. Sarat Chandra HaldarCommunist Party Of India (Marxist)92372045924176.592nd Runner-up
Krittibas SardarIndian National Congress32299025323242.313rd Runner-up
NOTANone Of The Above69040669100.494th Runner-up
Purna Chandra NaiyaSocialist Unity Centre Of India (Communist)66900266920.485th Runner-up
Pronab Kumar JatuaIndependent60480060480.436th Runner-up
Soumen SarkarBahujan Samaj Party46330146340.337th Runner-up
Asit Kumar HaldarIndependent17500217520.128th Runner-up
Amitav NaskarNew Democratic Party Of India14930114940.119th Runner-up

The Medinipur Constituency is one of West Bengal's 42 Lok Sabha constituencies and came into existence prior to the elections of the year 1951 and currently has a total of 1,262,983 electors. The Medinipur Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 34) has a total of 1,262,983 electorates out of which 615,364 are females and 647,619 are males according to Election Commission of India 2009 reports. It consists of seven legislative assembly segments, of which one is reserved for the ST category. Medinipur is a city and the headquarters of the Paschim Medinipur, located along the Kangsabati River. It is located at a height of 23 meters at a distance of 30 km from Arabari forest range.

As per the 2011 census data, the total population of Medinipur is about 170,000 of which 85,362 are males and 83,700 are females. About 10% is below the age of six and the sex ratio is 960 females per 1000 males. With an average literacy rate of 90%, the male and female literacy rates are 92% and 83% respectively. Bengali is the official language while English, Hindi, Marwari and Urdu are widely spoken. Several traditional and contemporary centers of education are available here. It features a mostly agrarian economy and also has many businesses in and around the town. Railways are the easiest mode of transport while several state highways connect it to an extensive road network.

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

The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Medinipur 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 Medinipur constituency is Sandhya Roy< of AITC.

YearPC No.PC NameCategoryWinner/Currentr MPGenderPartyVoteRunner Up MPGenderPartyVote
201434MedinipurGENSandhya RoyFAITC579860Prabodh PandaMCPI395194
200934MedinipurGENPanda,Shri Prabodh MCPI493021Dipak Kumar GhoshMAITC445004

*PC = Parliamentary Constituency

List of Assembly Constituencies in Medinipur Parliamentary Constituency

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

Names of Assembly Constituencies
EgraDantanKeshiari (ST)
Kharagpur SadarNarayangarhKharagpur

Last Updated on June 28, 2019