West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Narayangarh profile: TMC's Pradyot Kumar Ghosh won seat in 2016
Narayangarh will go to polls on 1 April. The results of the election will be declared on 2 May
The Narayangarh Assembly constituency lies in the Paschim Midnapore district of West Bengal. It is part of the Medinipur Lok Sabha constituency.
In 2016, the constituency had a total of 2,21,324 registered electors.
Voter turnout in previous election
The voter turnout in the 2016 Assembly election was 90.96 percent.
Past election results and winners
In the 2011 election, CPM's Surjya Kanta Mishra defeated TMC's Atta Surja Kanta by a slim margin of 7,109 votes. In 2016, Mishra lost to TMC candidate Prodyut Kumar Ghosh. Ghosh polled 13,589 votes more than Mishra.
Elections for the West Bengal assembly will be held in eight phases, up from seven last time, beginning with polling for 30 seats on 27 March, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said while announcing the poll schedule.
The second phase of West Bengal's assembly elections has been scheduled for 1 April and will cover 30 constituencies, followed by the third phase on 6 April for 31 seats, the fourth on 10 April for 44 constituencies, the fifth on 17 April for 45 seats, sixth for 43 seats on 22 April, seventh phase on 26 April for 36 seats and last and eighth phase on 29 April for 35 seats, Arora said.
Narayangarh will go to polls on 1 April.
The results of the election will be declared on 2 May.
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