West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021

Darjeeling Assembly Election Results 2021

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

are key candidates contested from Darjeeling constituency in the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections along with many other independent candidates.
In 2021, Neeraj Tamang Zimba of the Bharatiya Janata Party won the seat by defeating Keshav Raj Sharma an Independent with a margin of 21276 votes.
Darjeeling Assembly constituency falls under the Darjeeling Lok sabha constituency. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Raju Bista won from Darjeeling Lok Sabha (MP) Seat with the margin of 413443 votes by defeating Amar Singh Rai 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 Darjeeling 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: Saturday, 17 April 2021
Date of Counting: Thursday, 8 December 2022

Darjeeling Assembly election results (2021)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Neeraj Tamang Zimba BJP Winner 68,907 41.00% 21,276
Keshav Raj Sharma IND Runner Up 47,631 28.00%
Pemba Tshering IND 3rd 38,240 23.00%
Suraj Gurung IND 4th 2,855 2.00%
Nota None Of The Above 5th 2,540 2.00%
Nima Gyamtsho Sherpa IND 6th 2,088 1.00%
Goutamraj Rai CPI(M) 7th 1,913 1.00%
Anjani Sharma IND 8th 1,677 1.00%
Milan Thokar IND 9th 1,397 1.00%
Bharat Prakash Rai IND 10th 1,327 1.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (2016)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Amar Singh Rai GOJAM Winner 95,386 60.00% 49,913
Sarda Rai Subba AITC Runner Up 45,473 29.00%
Govind Chettri IND 3rd 8,982 6.00%
None Of The Above NOTA 4th 5,817 4.00%
Ashok Kumar Lepcha grac 5th 3,716 2.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (2011)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Trilok Kumar Dewan GOJAM Winner 120,532 79.00% 106,555
Bim Subba GNLF Runner Up 13,977 9.00%
Bharati Tamang ABGL 3rd 11,198 7.00%
K.b. Wattar CPM 4th 5,353 3.00%
Nahakul Chandra Chhetri INC 5th 2,463 2.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (2006)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Pranay Rai GNLF Winner 58,646 53.00% 22,010
Amar Lama IND Runner Up 36,636 33.00%
K. B. Wattar CPI(M) 3rd 12,755 12.00%
Gopal Singh Chhetri AITC 4th 2,673 2.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (2001)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
D.k. Pradhan GNLF Winner 66,839 63.00% 45,263
Sawan Rai IND Runner Up 21,576 20.00%
K.b.watter CPM 3rd 9,694 9.00%
Parvati Pradhan INC 4th 4,445 4.00%
Kishore Chandra Rai BJP 5th 2,723 3.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (1996)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Nar Bahadur Chettri GNLF Winner 51,501 48.00% 25,467
Kamala Sanskrityayana CPM Runner Up 26,034 24.00%
Madan Kumar Rai (bantawa) ABGL 3rd 18,503 17.00%
Prahlad Prasad Gupta BJP 4th 2,602 2.00%
Raja Rai AIIC(T) 5th 1,181 1.00%
Pramod Tamang IND 6th 680 1.00%
Bhutia Pema Tshering Lama IND 7th 386 0.00%
Ahmad Mansur MUL 8th 316 0.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (1991)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Narendra Kumai IND Winner 47,722 47.00% 12,233
J. D. S. Rai ABGL Runner Up 35,489 35.00%
D. P. Chhetri BJP 3rd 2,592 3.00%
Surja Narayan Pradhan IND 4th 1,743 2.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (1987)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Dawa Lama CPM Winner 13,897 88.00% 12,793
P. P. Rai INC Runner Up 1,104 7.00%
Diamond Muthey IND 3rd 175 1.00%
Rajgopal Bhandari IND 4th 88 1.00%
Kishor Guruna IND 5th 27 0.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (1982)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Dawa Lama CPM Winner 29,165 49.00% 309
J. D. S. Rai IND Runner Up 28,856 48.00%

Darjeeling Assembly election results (1977)

Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
Deo Prakash Rai IND Winner 12,607 31.00% 4,193
Sangdopal Lepcha CPM Runner Up 8,414 21.00%
Madan Kumar Thapa IND 3rd 5,311 13.00%
P. P. Rai INC 4th 5,235 13.00%
Khaling Nirmal Chandra JNP 5th 4,876 12.00%
Nandalal Gurung IND 6th 1,952 5.00%
Dalbahadur Singh Gahatraj IND 7th 590 1.00%
Santosh Kumar Gurung IGL 8th 383 1.00%
Subhash Ghising IND 9th 269 1.00%
Madan Kumar Rai IND 10th 68 0.00%

Darjeeling Past Election Results

Year
Candidate's Name Party Level Votes Vote Rate % Margin
2021
Neeraj Tamang Zimba BJP Winner 68,907 41% 21,276
Keshav Raj Sharma IND Runner Up 47,631 28%
2016
Amar Singh Rai GOJAM Winner 95,386 60% 49,913
Sarda Rai Subba AITC Runner Up 45,473 29%
2011
Trilok Kumar Dewan GOJAM Winner 120,532 79% 106,555
Bim Subba GNLF Runner Up 13,977 9%
2006
Pranay Rai GNLF Winner 58,646 53% 22,010
Amar Lama IND Runner Up 36,636 33%
2001
D.k. Pradhan GNLF Winner 66,839 63% 45,263
Sawan Rai IND Runner Up 21,576 20%
1996
Nar Bahadur Chettri GNLF Winner 51,501 48% 25,467
Kamala Sanskrityayana CPM Runner Up 26,034 24%
1991
Narendra Kumai IND Winner 47,722 47% 12,233
J. D. S. Rai ABGL Runner Up 35,489 35%
1987
Dawa Lama CPM Winner 13,897 88% 12,793
P. P. Rai INC Runner Up 1,104 7%
1982
Dawa Lama CPM Winner 29,165 49% 309
J. D. S. Rai IND Runner Up 28,856 48%
1977
Deo Prakash Rai IND Winner 12,607 31% 4,193
Sangdopal Lepcha CPM Runner Up 8,414 21%
Strike Rate
GNLF 60%
GOJAM 40%
GNLF won 3 times and GOJAM won 2 times since 1977 elections.

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