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Basirhat Lok Sabha Elections

Bashirhat Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 42 parliamentary constituencies of West Bengal. Bashirhat Lok Sabha Constituency consists of 7 assembly segments.

All the seven constituencies of Basirhat are in South 24 Pragnas.

The Assembly Constituencies that fall in Basirhat parliamentary constituency are - Baduria, Haroa, Minakhan (SC), Sandeshkhali (ST), Basirhat Dakshin, Basirhat Uttar and Hingalganj (SC).

The election in this constituency will be held in the seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on May 19. In total, the polling will be held in 51 Lok Sabha constituencies spread across seven states and one Union Territory (Chandigarh) on May 19.

In West Bengal, the polling will be held in Dum Dum, Barasat, Basirhat, Jaynagar, Mathurapur, Diamond Harbour, Jadavpur, Kolkata Dakshin, Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha constituencies in the seventh phase on May 19.

Idris Ali of AITC was elected from this constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Ali bagged 492,326 votes and decimated Nurul Huda of the CPI who got 382667 votes.

This time, the BJP has fielded Sayantan Basu, INC has projected Qazi Abdur Rahim and the TMC has declared Nusrat Jahan as its candidate from Bashirhat seat.

The stakes are high for ruling TMC and the BJP, which is trying to expand its presence in the Mamata Banerjee-ruled state which sends 42 MPs to Lok Sabha.

The Election Commission had on March 10 announced the dates for the 2019 Lok Sabha election. The general elections will take place in seven phases between April 11 and May 19, and the results will be declared on May 23.

Along with Lok Sabha Elections, voting will also take place in this phase for Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Odisha Assembly Elections 2019.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Nusrat Jahan Ruhi AITC

Won

782078
Sayantan Basu BJP

Lost

431709
Quazi Abdur Rahim INC

Lost

104183
Pallab Sengupta CPI

Lost

68316
Parimal Mistri IND

Lost

10953
Nota NOTA

Lost

9106
Abul Kashem Dhali BSP

Lost

4680
Subhasis Kumar Bhowmik IND

Lost

4301
Amiya Sarkar IND

Lost

4065
Jay Kumar Bain SUCI

Lost

3824
Abdul Hannan Sardar IND

Lost

3433
Md. Tabarok Hossain Molla AILP

Lost

2707
Mizanoor Rahaman IND

Lost

2375
Mamul Hasan Mallik BNRP

Lost

1609

Basirhat News

BJP's 12-hour bandh in Basirhat, live updates: Saffron party workers demand justice

BJP's 12-hour bandh in Basirhat, live updates: Saffron party workers demand justice

BJP and TMC continue to trade charges after workers from both political parties clashes in West Bengal's Basirhat.

Jun 10, 2019, 09:18 AM IST

West Bengal: BJP calls for 12-hour bandh in Basirhat

After the violence in Basirhat that saw the Centre express 'deep concern', Bengal Police reportedly stopped a BJP delegation from leading a hearse of deceased BJP workers at Malancha Road. Watch this

Jun 10, 2019, 08:58 AM IST
Tension in West Bengal over death of 3 political workers; BJP calls 12-hour bandh in Basirhat

Tension in West Bengal over death of 3 political workers; BJP calls 12-hour bandh in Basirhat

In view of tension prevailing in the area, the district administration shut down internet services for an indefinite period in Basirhat.

Jun 09, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

5W1H: BJP claims 5 party workers killed by TMC in Basirhat

BJP claims 5 party workers killed by TMC in Basirhat. To know more watch the video

Jun 09, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

BJP Yuva Morcha's protest in Kolkata on Basirhat violence

BJP Yuva Morcha's protest in Kolkata on Basirhat violence

Jun 09, 2019, 16:38 PM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in West Bengal in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in West Bengal in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The constituencies where poll will be held are -- Dum Dum, Barasat, Basirhat, Jaynagar, Mathurapur, Diamond Harbour, Jadavpur, Kolkata Dakshin, and Kolkata Uttar.  

May 18, 2019, 19:03 PM IST

PM Modi addresses a rally in Basirhat, West Bengal

Watch PM Modi addressing a rally from Basirhat, West Bengal

May 15, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Babul Supriyo's convoy attacked in West Bengal's Basirhat

Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Sunday alleged that his security personnel's vehicles were attacked with stones by Trinamool Congress (TMC) "goons" near West Bengal's Basirhat.

May 13, 2019, 08:16 AM IST
Bashirhat Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Bashirhat 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 Basirhat Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.

May 03, 2019, 12:24 PM IST