Purulia
Lok Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Purulia Lok Sabha Constituency
IncumbentJyotirmoy Singh Mahato
Parliamentary PartyBharatiya Janata Party
Elected Year2019
Constituency Details
Established1957-present
ReservationNone
StateWest Bengal
Total Electors1,471,933[1]
Assembly ConstituenciesBaghmundi
Manbazar
Balarampur
Kashipur
Para
Joypur
Purulia

Purulia Lok Sabha constituency is one of the present 42 Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal state in eastern India. India has total 543 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies. All the seven assembly segments of No. 35 Purulia (Lok Sabha constituency) are in Purulia district.

Assembly segments

Parliamentary constituencies in West Bengal - 1. Cooch Behar, 2. Alipurduars, 3. Jalpaiguri, 4. Darjeeling, 5. Raiganj, 6. Balurghat, 7. Maldaha Uttar, 8. Maldaha Dakshin, 9. Jangipur, 10. Baharampur, 11. Murshidabad, 12. Krishnanagar, 13. Ranaghat, 14. Bangaon, 15. Barrackpore, 16. Dum Dum, 17. Barasat, 18. Basirhat, 19. Jaynagar, 20. Mathurapur, 21. Diamond Harbour, 22. Jadavpur, 23. Kolkata Dakshin, 24. Kolkata Uttar, 25. Howrah, 26. Uluberia, 27. Serampore, 28. Hooghly, 29. Arambagh, 30. Tamluk, 31, Kanthi, 32. Ghatal, 33. Jhargram, 34. Medinipur, 35. Purulia, 36. Bankura, 37. Bishnupur, 38. Bardhaman Purba, 39. Bardhaman Durgapur, 40. Asansol, 41. Bolpur, 42. Birbhum
Parliamentary constituencies in West Bengal - 1. Cooch Behar, 2. Alipurduars, 3. Jalpaiguri, 4. Darjeeling, 5. Raiganj, 6. Balurghat, 7. Maldaha Uttar, 8. Maldaha Dakshin, 9. Jangipur, 10. Baharampur, 11. Murshidabad, 12. Krishnanagar, 13. Ranaghat, 14. Bangaon, 15. Barrackpore, 16. Dum Dum, 17. Barasat, 18. Basirhat, 19. Jaynagar, 20. Mathurapur, 21. Diamond Harbour, 22. Jadavpur, 23. Kolkata Dakshin, 24. Kolkata Uttar, 25. Howrah, 26. Uluberia, 27. Serampore, 28. Hooghly, 29. Arambagh, 30. Tamluk, 31, Kanthi, 32. Ghatal, 33. Jhargram, 34. Medinipur, 35. Purulia, 36. Bankura, 37. Bishnupur, 38. Bardhaman Purba, 39. Bardhaman Durgapur, 40. Asansol, 41. Bolpur, 42. Birbhum

As per order of the Delimitation Commission issued in 2006 in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, parliamentary constituency no. 35 Purulia is composed of the following segments:[2]

Constituency number Name Reserved for (SC/ST/None) District
233 Baghmundi None Purulia
234 Manbazar ST Purulia
235 Balarampur None Purulia
236 Kashipur None Purulia
237 Para SC Purulia
238 Joypur None Purulia
239 Purulia None Purulia

Prior to delimitation, Purulia Lok Sabha constituency was composed of the following assembly segments:[3]Bandwan (ST) (assembly constituency no. 233), Manbazar (assembly constituency no. 234), Balarampur (ST) (assembly constituency no. 235), Arsha (assembly constituency no. 236), Jhalda (assembly constituency no. 237), Joypur (assembly constituency no. 238), Purulia (assembly constituency no. 239)

Members of Parliament

Lok Sabha Duration Constituency Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
First 1952-57 Manbhum North* Mohan Hari Indian National Congress[4]
Provat Chandra Bose Indian National Congress[4]
Manbhum South-cum-Dhalbhum* Bhajahari Mahato Lok Sewak Sangha[4]
Chaitan Majhi Lok Sevak Sangha[4]
Second 1957-62 Purulia Bibhuti Bhusan Dasgupta Lok Sevak Sangha[5]
Third 1962-67 Bhajahari Mahato Lok Sevak Sangha [6]
Fourth 1967-71 Bhajahari Mahato Lok Sevak Sangha[7]
Fifth 1971-77 Debendranath Mahata Indian National Congress[8]
Sixth 1977-80 Chittaranjan Mahata Forward Bloc[9]
Seventh 1980-84 Chittaranjan Mahata Forward Bloc[10]
Eighth 1984-89 Chittaranjan Mahata Forward Bloc[11]
Ninth 1989-91 Chittaranjan Mahata Forward Bloc [12]
Tenth 1991-96 Chittaranjan Mahata Forward Bloc [13]
Eleventh 1996-98 Bir Singh Mahato All India Forward Bloc[14]
Twelfth 1998-99 Bir Singh Mahato All India Forward Bloc[15]
Thirteenth 1999-04 Bir Singh Mahato All India Forward Bloc[16]
Fourteenth 2004-09 Bir Singh Mahato All India Forward Bloc[17]
Fifteenth 2009-14 Narahari Mahato All India Forward Bloc[18]
Sixteenth 2014-19 Dr. Mriganko Mahato All India Trinamool Congress[19]
Seventeenth 2019-incumbent Jyotirmoy Singh Mahato Bharatiya Janata Party

Election results

General election 2019

2019 Indian general elections: Purulia[20]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Jyotirmoy Singh Mahato 6,68,107 49.33 +42.15
AITC Dr. Mriganka Mahato 4,63,375 34.19 -4.68
AIFB Bir Singh Mahato 68,464 5.05 -21.04
Indian National Congress Nepal Mahato 84,477 6.23 -15.18
Majority 2,04,732
Turnout 13,55,861 82.38
BJP gain from AITC Swing

General election 2014

2014 Indian general elections: Purulia[19]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Dr. Mriganka Mahato 468,277 38.87 N/A
AIFB Narahari Mahato 314,400 26.09 -18.04
Indian National Congress Nepal Mahato 257,923 21.41 -20.59
BJP Bikash Banerjee 86,236 7.15 +4.78
SUCI(C) Subarna Kumar 11,266 0.93 N/A
BSP Mihir Kumar Rajwar 9,850 0.81 -1.45
JVM(P) Ajit Prasad Mahata 9,012 0.74 N/A
JMM Tapas Kumar Mahato 7,386 0.61 -2.79
JDP Baidyanath Hansda 7,168 0.59 -0.16
Independent Monbodh Mahato 6,774 0.56 N/A
Independent Dhiren Rajak 5,584 0.46 +0.15
Independent Purna Chandra Tudu 4,073 0.33 N/A
NOTA None of the above 16,726 1.38 N/A
Majority 153,877 12.78 +10.65
Turnout 1,204,675 81.84 +9.93
AITC gain from AIFB Swing +29.85

General election 2009

General Election, 2009: Purulia[18]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AIFB Narahari Mahato 399,201 44.13
Indian National Congress Shantiram Mahato 379,900 42.00
BJP Sayantan Basu 21,509 2.37
BSP Asit Baran Mahato 20,499 2.26
JMM Ajit Prasad Mahato 30,799 3.40
Independent Mrityunjay Mahato 15,716 1.73
Independent Mukesh Sahu 9,183 1.01
Independent Bisambar Mura 8,739 0.96
JDP Abhiram Besra 6,857 0.75
AMB Abinash Saren 2,942 0.32
Independent Dhiren Rajak 2,876 0.31
Independent Amulya Ratan Mahato 2,354 0.26
JD(U) Dhiren Chandra Mahato 2,080 0.22
Independent Umacharan Mahato 1,863 0.20
Majority 19,301 2.13
Turnout 904,518 71.91
AIFB hold Swing

General election 1957-2004

Year Voters Voter Turnout Winner Runners up
%age Candidate %age Party Candidate %age Party
1957 132,588 36.17 Bibhuti Bhusan Dagupta 57.24 Lok Sevak Sangha Mahato Nagendranath Singh Deo 42.76 Indian National Congress[5]
1962 168,297 39.27 Bhajahari Mahato 41.78 Lok Sevak Sangha Sagar Chandra Mahato 37.24 Indian National Congress[6]
1967 280,923 54.59 Bhajahari Mahato 45.08 Lok Sevak Sangha S.Mahato 33.3 Indian National Congress[7]
1971 263,046 49.75 Debendranath Mahata 51.80 Indian National Congress Bhajahari Mahato 21.56 Lok Sevak Sangha[8]
1977 303,660 52.10 Chittaranjan Mahata 68.33 Forward Bloc Pashupati Mahato 28.70 Indian National Congress[9]
1980 426,780 61.20 Chittaranjan Mahata 54.78 Forward Bloc Ram Pada Singha 29.52 Indian National Congress (I)[10]
1984 557,650 73.92 Chittaranjan Mahata 47.99 Forward Bloc K.P.Singh Deo 45.47 Indian National Congress[11]
1989 690,010 77.30 Chittaranjan Mahata 56.01 Forward Bloc Sitaram Mahato 35.49 Indian National Congress[12]
1991 672.09 73.46 Chittaranjan Mahata 51.53 Forward Bloc Sanat Mukherjee 32.22 Indian National Congress[13]
1996 765.83 79.18 Bir Singh Mahato 51.02 Forward Bloc Gobinda Mukherjee 36.09 Indian National Congress[14]
1998 747,610 75.14 Bir Singh Mahato 51.26 Forward Bloc Nepal Mahata 29.86 Indian National Congress[15]
1999 692,270 68.67 Bir Singh Mahato 51.55 Forward Bloc Tapati Mahato 25.88 Bharatiya Janata Party[16]
2004 696,650 70.20 Bir Singh Mahato 48.99 Forward Bloc Shantiram Mahato 28.06 Indian National Congress[17]

See also

References

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