Lok Sabha Elections 2019


Kolkata Dakshin

The Kolkata Dakshin Lok Sabha Constituency of WEST BENGAL state is currently held by Subrata Bakshi of TMC. In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Subrata Bakshi beat Tathagata Roy of BJP by receiving 37.00 per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Kolkata Dakshin constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Mala Roy of TMC, Mita Chakraborty of CONGRESS, Nandini Mukherjee of CPI(M) and Chandra Kumar Bose of BJP.

Kolkata Dakshin is one of the constituencies in 42-seat West Bengal. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Kolkata Dakshin had 1,685,296 registered electors -- 890,251 of them male and 795,045 female. The constituency had seen a 69.30% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Kolkata Dakshin the male voter turnout was 70.45% and 68.02% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 15 candidates contested in this constituency -- Mala Roy, Nandini Mukherjee, Omprakash Prajapati, Subrata Bakshi, Tathagata Roy, Hitangshu Banerjee, Karan Singh, Md. Heshamuddin, K. P. Md. Sharif, Raveendran. T.P (Ravi Paloor), Syed Md Wasim Raza, Zubair Rabbani, Ashoke Biswas, Badri Mondal, Shamali Das . The participation of women candidates in this seat was 3.


Kolkata Dakshin CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019

Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Kolkata Dakshin Mala Roy Mala Roy F GEN TMC
Kolkata Dakshin Mita Chakraborty Mita Chakraborty F GEN CONGRESS
Kolkata Dakshin Nandini Mukherjee Nandini Mukherjee F GEN CPI(M)
Kolkata Dakshin Chandra Kumar Bose Chandra Kumar Bose M GEN BJP