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Baharampur Lok Sabha Elections

Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Baharampur in West Bengal. All the seven assembly segments of Baharampur are in Murshidabad district.

Baharampur was earlier known as Berhampore. The seat is not reserved for any category and its constituency number is 10.

The voting for the parliamentary polls 2019 on this seat will take place in the fourth phase on April 29. In the fourth phase of general elections, polling will be held in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies across 9 states.


Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has held the Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency since 1999 after he defeated Pramothes Mukherjee of Revolutionary Socialist Party.

In the 2019 Lok Sabha election, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury is eyeing the seat for the fifth term and will contest against Trinamool Congress' Apurba Sarkar and Id Mohammad of Revolutionary Socialist Party.

Here are some facts about Baharampur:

State: West Bengal
Lok Sabha constituency: Baharampur
Sitting MP: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
Winning margin: 186977
Runner up: Pramothes Mukherjee (RSP)
Number of votes polled in 2014: 186,977
Percentage of votes polled in 2014: 79.42%
Number of women voters in 2014: 700,840
Number of polling booths in 2014: 1,835

Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency it comprises of seven assembly seats — Burwan, Kandi, Bharatpur, Rejinagar, Beldanga, Baharampur and Naoda.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury INC

Won

591106
Apurba Sarkar (David) AITC

Lost

510410
Krishna Joyardar BJP

Lost

143038
Nota NOTA

Lost

14086
Samir Biswas IND

Lost

13682
Id Mohammad RSP

Lost

13362
Md Ezaruddin JESM

Lost

3046
Kushadhaj Bala BSP

Lost

2914
Durbadal Das IND

Lost

2691
Anisul Ambia SUCI

Lost

2642
Kashinath Dutta RPI(A)

Lost

1803
Asish Singha SHS

Lost

1217

Baharampur News

Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Baharampur Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.  

Apr 19, 2019, 12:35 PM IST
Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency

Baharampur Lok Sabha constituency

The seat is not reserved for any category and its constituency number is 10.

Apr 18, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
TMC youth leader from Murshidabad's Baharampur shot dead

TMC youth leader from Murshidabad's Baharampur shot dead

Biswas was attending a Saraswati Puja celebration at Majdia-Fulbari area around 8 pm when some miscreants opened fire at him.

Feb 25, 2019, 17:22 PM IST