West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021

Balurghat Assembly Election Results 2021

Balurghat is an assembly constituency in West Bengal. In 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections, the total percentage of voters in Balurghat Assembly Constituency was recorded at percent. Balurghat comes under Dakshin Dinajpur district of West Bengal State.

are key candidates contested from Balurghat constituency in the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections along with many other independent candidates.
In 2021, Ashok Kumar Lahiri of the Bharatiya Janata Party won the seat by defeating Sekhar Dasgupta of the All India Trinamool Congress with a margin of 13436 votes.
Balurghat Assembly constituency falls under the Balurghat Lok sabha constituency. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Sukanta Majumdar won from Balurghat Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 33293 votes by defeating Arpita Ghosh of the All India Trinamool Congress. Stay tuned with OneIndia for all the updates relating to this constituency. From campaign to election results, read all about Balurghat Vidhan Sabha (MLA) Constituency here. Find out who will be the winners, losers, victory margin and all other details on our special page.

Date of Polling: Monday, 26 April 2021
Date of Counting: Thursday, 8 December 2022

Balurghat Assembly election results (2021)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Ashok Kumar Lahiri BJP Winner 72,129 47.00% 13,436
Sekhar Dasgupta AITC Runner Up 58,693 39.00%
Sucheta Biswas RCP 3rd 16,153 11.00%
Nota None Of The Above 4th 1,830 1.00%
Jogesh Chandra Murmu BSP 5th 1,141 1.00%
Narottam Saha AMB 6th 810 1.00%
Birendra Nath Mahanta SUCI 7th 604 0.00%
Dulal Barman BMUP 8th 379 0.00%
Anup Barman Kamatapur Peoples Party (United) 9th 353 0.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (2016)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 60,590 43.00% 1,450
Chakravorti Shankar AITC Runner Up 59,140 42.00%
Gautam Chakraborty BJP 3rd 15,258 11.00%
None Of The Above NOTA 4th 3,357 2.00%
Samar Kumar Mahato BSP 5th 1,668 1.00%
Biren Mahanta SUCI 6th 1,490 1.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (2011)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Chakraborty Shankar AITC Winner 67,495 54.00% 18,291
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Runner Up 49,204 40.00%
Ranjan Kumar Mondal BJP 3rd 4,378 4.00%
Keshab Ray IND 4th 1,862 2.00%
Nripendra Nath Hansda BSP 5th 1,427 1.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (2006)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 57,150 46.00% 8,255
Choudhuri Debasree BJP Runner Up 48,895 39.00%
Tapan Kanti Deb INC 3rd 13,070 10.00%
Sagar Modak IND 4th 3,002 2.00%
Nripendra Nath Hasda BSP 5th 1,665 1.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (2001)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Choudhury Biswanath RSP Winner 53,945 47.00% 2,723
Shankar Chakravorti AITC Runner Up 51,222 45.00%
Dilip Dey BJP 3rd 6,273 6.00%
Bhagirath Barman IND 4th 2,363 2.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (1996)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Choudhury Biswanath RSP Winner 55,183 47.00% 8,621
Khan Biplab INC Runner Up 46,562 40.00%
Mahabir Prosad Saraogi BJP 3rd 11,964 10.00%
Sachin Mardi IND 4th 530 0.00%
Narayan Chandra Barman IND 5th 289 0.00%
Probodh Kumar Barman IND 6th 261 0.00%
Dhirendra Nath Singh IND 7th 238 0.00%
Ashwini Kumar Majumder IND 8th 94 0.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (1991)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Chowdhury RSP Winner 46,597 44.00% 7,713
Khan Biplab INC Runner Up 38,884 37.00%
Mahabir Prosad Saraogi BJP 3rd 17,806 17.00%
Probadh Talpatra IND 4th 510 0.00%
Narayan Chandra Barman IND 5th 370 0.00%
Jaharlal Mahata AMB 6th 310 0.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (1987)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 48,066 55.00% 10,402
Madhab Chandra Roy INC Runner Up 37,664 43.00%
Nitya Nanda Baraman IND 3rd 671 1.00%
Joharlal Mahoto IND 4th 345 0.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (1982)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 41,197 54.00% 8,873
Ashish Roy ICS Runner Up 32,324 42.00%
Jawharlal Mahata IND 3rd 1,954 3.00%

Balurghat Assembly election results (1977)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Biswanath Choudhauri RSP Winner 29,292 53.00% 16,089
Jyotiswar Sarkar INC Runner Up 13,203 24.00%
Biswa Ranjan Sengupta JNP 3rd 12,307 22.00%
Naresh Chandra Mahato IND 4th 248 0.00%

Balurghat Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2021
Ashok Kumar Lahiri BJP Winner 72,129 47% 13,436
Sekhar Dasgupta AITC Runner Up 58,693 39%
2016
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 60,590 43% 1,450
Chakravorti Shankar AITC Runner Up 59,140 42%
2011
Chakraborty Shankar AITC Winner 67,495 54% 18,291
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Runner Up 49,204 40%
2006
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 57,150 46% 8,255
Choudhuri Debasree BJP Runner Up 48,895 39%
2001
Choudhury Biswanath RSP Winner 53,945 47% 2,723
Shankar Chakravorti AITC Runner Up 51,222 45%
1996
Choudhury Biswanath RSP Winner 55,183 47% 8,621
Khan Biplab INC Runner Up 46,562 40%
1991
Biswanath Chowdhury RSP Winner 46,597 44% 7,713
Khan Biplab INC Runner Up 38,884 37%
1987
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 48,066 55% 10,402
Madhab Chandra Roy INC Runner Up 37,664 43%
1982
Biswanath Choudhury RSP Winner 41,197 54% 8,873
Ashish Roy ICS Runner Up 32,324 42%
1977
Biswanath Choudhauri RSP Winner 29,292 53% 16,089
Jyotiswar Sarkar INC Runner Up 13,203 24%
Strike Rate
RSP 75%
BJP 25%
RSP won 8 times and BJP won 1 time since 1977 elections.

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