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Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Elections

Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies of the state of West Bengal. It was formed in 2008 after the delimitation of constituencies.

The Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 24) comprises of seven segments of Vidhan Sabha. They are Chowringhee Entally, Beliaghata, Jorasanko, Shyampukur, Maniktala and Kashipur-Belgachhia.

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.

Sudip Bandyopadhyay of AITC was elected as the Member of Parliament from this constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Sudip bagged 343687 votes and defeated Rahul (Biswajit) Sinha of the BJP in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Sudip had won from this seat in the 2009 Lok Sabha polls too.

Some of the noted candidates contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from this constituency are - Rahul Sinha (BJP), Sudip Bandyopadhyay (TMC) and Kaninika Bose (Ghosh) (CPI-M).

Kolkata Uttar has traditionally been a Trinamool Congress bastion and the constituency has voted in favour of the AITC candidate since 2009.

The key electoral contest here is between ruling TMC, CPM and 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
Bandyopadhyay Sudip AITC

Won

474891
Rahul (Biswajit) Sinha BJP

Lost

347796
Kaninika Bose (Ghosh) CPI(M)

Lost

71080
Syed Shahid Imam INC

Lost

26093
Nota NOTA

Lost

6736
Anujit Kumar Nan IND

Lost

5737
Debjit Roy Chowdhury IND

Lost

3713
Omprakash Prajapati BSP

Lost

2597
Rathindra Nath Roy PJP(S)

Lost

1602
Bijnan Kumar Bera SUCI

Lost

1315
Subhash Verma JSVP

Lost

1301
Sumanta Bhowmick IND

Lost

1301
Rinku Gupta PPOI

Lost

965
Kalipada Jana IND

Lost

924
Manas Majumder SHS

Lost

901
Naresh Kr Singh JSNP

Lost

712
Panna Lal Shaw IND

Lost

599
Utpal Biswas IND

Lost

509
Mir Tipu Sultan Ali PDS

Lost

503
Joydeb Das BMAP

Lost

480
Manmohan Garodia RAM

Lost

440
Md Imtiaz Khan BPHP

Lost

418

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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
Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Kolkata Uttar 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 Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.

May 03, 2019, 15:53 PM IST
Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency

Kolkata Uttar Lok Sabha Constituency

Sudip Bandyopadhyay of AITC was elected as the Member of Parliament from this constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Apr 28, 2019, 16:07 PM IST