Lok Sabha Elections 2019

Raiganj LOK SABHA CONSTITUENCY


Raiganj

The Raiganj Lok Sabha Constituency of WEST BENGAL state is currently held by Md Salim of CPI (M). In the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Md Salim beat Deepa Dasmunsi of CONGRESS by receiving 28.70 per cent of the votes cast in this constituency.

The key candidates in the Raiganj constituency for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are Md Salim of CPI (M), Kanaialal Agarwal of TMC, Debasree Chaudhuri of BJP and Deepa Dasmunsi of CONGRESS.

Raiganj is one of the constituencies in 42-seat West Bengal. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Raiganj had 1,387,526 registered electors -- 724,014 of them male and 663,512 female. The constituency had seen a 79.87% voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. In Raiganj the male voter turnout was 77.92% and 81.99% female voters turned out for voting. A total of 12 candidates contested in this constituency -- Deepa Dasmunsi, Nimu Bhowmick, Pabitra Ranjan Dasmunshi (Satya), Md. Salim, Swapan Kumar Das, Zameerul Hasan, Dulal Rajbanshi, Nandakishor Singha, Pasarul Alam, Bablu Soren, Sudiip Ranjan Sen, Subrata Adhikary . The participation of women candidates in this seat was 1.

WEST BENGAL SEAT TALLY 2014



Raiganj CANDIDATES IN FRAY IN 2019


Constituency Candidate Name Photo Gender Category Party
Raiganj Md Salim Md Salim M GEN CPI (M)
Raiganj Kanaialal Agarwal Kanaialal Agarwal M GEN TMC
Raiganj Debasree Chaudhuri Debasree Chaudhuri F GEN BJP
Raiganj Deepa Dasmunsi Deepa Dasmunsi F GEN CONGRESS