Ghatal is one of the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal. Voting in Ghatal Lok Sabha constituency in the sixth phase was on May 12 and counting is on May 23.
Compared to 84.95 percent in 2014, this time 80.35 percent polling was recorded in eight seats in West Bengal.
Adhikari Deepak (Dev) of All India Trinamool Congress, Khandakar Md. Saifullah (Saiful) of Indian National Congress and Bharati Ghosh of Bharatiya Janata Party are few prominent candidates contesting for general elections 2019 from Ghatal Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.
Ghatal parliamentary constituency comprises of seven assembly segments namely Panskura Paschim, Sabang, Pingla, Debra, Daspur, Ghatal and Keshpur.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Ghatal Lok Sabha Constituency of West Bengal.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||ADHIKARI DEEPAK (DEV)||All India Trinamool Congress|
|2||KHANDAKAR MD. SAIFULLAH (SAIFUL)||Indian National Congress|
|3||TAPAN GANGULI||Communist Party of India|
|4||BHARATI GHOSH||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||SURAJIT SENAPATI||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|6||UJJWAL KUMAR GHATAK||Shivsena|
|7||DINESH MAIKAP||SOCIALIST UNITY CENTRE OF INDIA (COMMUNIST)|
In 2014 Lok Sabha election, Trinamool Congress's Adhikari Deepak (Dev) had won the Ghatal Lok Sabha constituency with a massive margin of 260891 votes.
Adhikari Deepak (Dev) had bagged 685696 votes as against Communist Party of India Marxist candidate Santosh Rana who secured 424805 votes.