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Hooghly Lok Sabha Elections

Hooghly Lok Sabha constituency is one of 42 Lok Sabha constituencies of West Bengal. The constituency centres on Hugli-Chuchura in West Bengal.

The polling number of this constituency is 15 and it is not reserved for any category. This seat will cast its vote in the 2019 election on May 6.



The Hooghly Lok Sabha Constituency has a total of seven assembly segments - Singur, Chandannagar, Chunchura, Balagarh (SC), Pandua, Saptagram and Dhanekhali (SC).

Dr. Ratna De (Nag) of ruling Trinamool Congress is the sitting Member of Parliament from this constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Ratna De won the seat by getting 614,312 votes. He defeated Pradip Saha of CPI(M) who had recorded 425,228 votes. BJP candidate Chandan Mitra had secured 221,271 votes.

Ratna De, who has been representing the seat since 2009, is seeking her third term from here in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. She will be contesting against CPI(M)'s Pradip Saha and BJP's Locket Chatterjee on the seat. Congress has fielded Pratul Chandra Saha from the seat.

The Lok Sabha elections 2019 will be held between April 11 and May 19 and the counting of votes will take on May 23. The polling is scheduled to happen in 51 Lok Sabha constituencies of seven states during the third phase.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Locket Chatterjee BJP

Won

671448
Dr. Ratna De (Nag) AITC

Lost

598086
Pradip Saha CPI(M)

Lost

121588
Pratul Chandra Saha INC

Lost

25374
Nota Nota

Lost

13525
Bhaskar Ghosh SUCI

Lost

8082
Sajal Adhikari CPI(ML)(L)

Lost

8012
Vijay Kumar Mahato BSP

Lost

5138
Noor Hossain Mondal IND

Lost

3509
Dulal Ch. Hembram IND

Lost

3080

Hooghly News

TMC leader's husband shot dead in Hooghly, 24-hour bandh called in Chunchura

TMC leader's husband shot dead in Hooghly, 24-hour bandh called in Chunchura

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Neetu Ram's husband Dilip Ram was shot dead by unknown miscreants at Bandel junction railway station in Hooghly district of West Bengal on Saturday.

Jun 29, 2019, 14:59 PM IST
TMC worker dies after two factions of Mamata Banerjee's party clash in Bengal's Hooghly, area tense

TMC worker dies after two factions of Mamata Banerjee's party clash in Bengal's Hooghly, area tense

The incident took place in the Arambagh sub-division of the Hooghly district.

Jun 08, 2019, 23:34 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Is West Bengal afraid of Narendra Modi?

As Mamata Banerjee continues to stall rallies of BJP stalwarts in the state, question arises whether she is afraid of Narendra Modi. Watch special debate from the banks of Hoogly on Lok Sabha

May 13, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
Hooghly Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Hooghly 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 Hooghly Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.

Apr 24, 2019, 17:36 PM IST
Hooghly Lok Sabha constituency

Hooghly Lok Sabha constituency

The polling number of this constituency is 15 and it is not reserved for any category. 

Apr 23, 2019, 23:25 PM IST
BJP candidates roughed up, office and residence attacked in Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal

BJP candidates roughed up, office and residence attacked in Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal

Amid high-octane campaigning in West Bengal, several BJP candidates contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha election across the state have been allegedly targeted by the workers and supporter of the ruling

Apr 19, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
Six dead, 20 injured as bus falls into canal in Hooghly in West Bengal

Six dead, 20 injured as bus falls into canal in Hooghly in West Bengal

Six people have been killed and at least 20 have been injured after a bus fell into a canal in Hooghly in West Bengal. 

Oct 16, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Missing Ghatshila girl's body found

Police have recovered the body of the 19-year-old girl, who went missing from her Kalighat accommodation since December 10.

Dec 21, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Heavy rainfall, lightning claim 9 lives in West Bengal

Heavy rainfall, lightning claim 9 lives in West Bengal

Bankura recorded the state's highest rainfall since yesterday at 18 cm, while Coochbehar in north Bengal recorded 14 cm rainfall. 

Jun 20, 2017, 19:16 PM IST