Lok Sabha Elections 2019

Howrah LOK SABHA CONSTITUENCY


Howrah

The Howrah Lok Sabha Constituency of WEST BENGAL state is currently held by Prasun Banerjee of TMC. In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Prasun Banerjee beat Sridip Bhattacharya of CPI (M) by receiving 43.40 per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Howrah constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Prasun Banerjee of TMC, Suvra Ghosh of CONGRESS, Sumitro Adhikary of CPI (M) and Rantidev Sengupta of BJP.

Howrah is one of the constituencies in 42-seat West Bengal. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Howrah had 1,505,099 registered electors -- 802,653 of them male and 702,446 female. The constituency had seen a 74.77% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Howrah the male voter turnout was 77.47% and 71.69% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 15 candidates contested in this constituency -- George Baker, Prasun Banerjee, Manoj Kumar Pandey, Shib Chandra Ram, Sridip Bhattacharya, Gobarddhan Manna, Mohammad Sirajuddin Sekh, Sukumar Baral, Suraj Narayan Singh, Soumitra Sengupta, Dinesh Kumar Sharma, Mrityunjay Sarkar, Sajal Kumar Das, Sanjib Sarkar, Sonia Das . The participation of women candidates in this seat was 1.

WEST BENGAL SEAT TALLY 2014



Howrah CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019


Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Howrah Prasun Banerjee Prasun Banerjee M GEN TMC
Howrah Suvra Ghosh Suvra Ghosh M GEN CONGRESS
Howrah Sumitro Adhikary Sumitro Adhikary M GEN CPI (M)
Howrah Rantidev Sengupta Rantidev Sengupta M GEN BJP