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Tripura West Lok Sabha Elections

Tripura West is one of the two Lok Sabha constituencies in Tripura.

The first phase of voting in the lone constituency of Tripura ended on April 11 with at least 81 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise in Tripura West constituency. The fate of 13 candidates will be decided on May 23 when counting of votes takes place and the result is declared.

Tripura West consists of 30 Assembly segments, namely Simna (ST), Mohanpur, Bamutia (SC), Barjala, Khayerpur, Agartala, Ramnagar, Town Bordowali, Banamalipur, Majlishpur, Mandaibazar (ST), Takarjala (ST), Pratapgarh (SC), Badharghat, Kamalasagar, Bishalgarh, Golaghati (ST), Charilam (ST), Boxanagar, Nalchar (SC), Sonamura, Dhanpur, Bagma (ST), Salgarh (SC), Radhakishorepur, Matarbari, Kakraban, Rajnagar (SC), Belonia and Santirbazar (ST).

In the 2014 election, Communist Party Of India (Marxist) Sankar Prasad Datta had won by a margin of 5,03,486 votes. While Sankar Prasad Datta had secured 671,665 votes, Congress candidate who stood at the second spot bagged just 168,179 votes.

Communist Party Of India (Marxist) had won the seat in the 2009 election too when Khagen Das bagged 5,63,799 votes as against Congress leader Sudip Roy Barman who secured 3,15,250 votes.

In Tripura West, 76.15 per cent or 10,75,932 voters exercised their franchise in the last election. Of the 13 contestants who were in the fray, the deposits of 12 of the candidates were forfeited.

In the 2019 election, a total of 13,17,150 electors will decide the fate of 13 contestants for West Tripura constituency. Though there are several candidates in the fray, the main battle is likely to be among four parties Communist Party Of India (Marxist), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and Indigenous People's Front of Tripura.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Pratima Bhoumik BJP

Won

573532
Subal Bhowmik INC

Lost

267843
Sankar Prasad Datta CPI(M)

Lost

171826
Brishaketu Debbarma IPFT

Lost

44225
Nota NOTA

Lost

11960
Maman Khan AITC

Lost

8613
Prabir Debnath AMB

Lost

7133
Arun Kumar Bhaumik SUCI

Lost

4525
Kabrabam Dhirendra Singha IND

Lost

4371
Brajalal Debnath IND

Lost

3536
Subal Sarkar IND

Lost

3322
Narayan Chandra Dey IND

Lost

2764
Jayki Murasing APOI

Lost

2076
Pradip Chakraborty IND

Lost

2029

Tripura West News

LS polls: Border sealed, security heightened as Tripura West gears up to vote

LS polls: Border sealed, security heightened as Tripura West gears up to vote

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, adequate security measures have been taken for a peaceful election in Tripura West parliamentary constituency, said a senior police official here.

Apr 10, 2019, 09:45 AM IST
Tripura West Lok Sabha constituency of Tripura: Full list of candidates, polling dates

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

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Tripura West Lok Sabha constituency of Tripura.

Apr 03, 2019, 15:07 PM IST
Tripura West Lok Sabha constituency

Tripura West Lok Sabha constituency

In the 2014 election, Communist Party Of India (Marxist) Sankar Prasad Datta had won by a margin of 5,03,486 votes.

Mar 31, 2019, 18:22 PM IST