Raghunathganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Jangipur|
Raghunathganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Aurangabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) in the area ceases to exist from 2011. There are two new constituencies in the area – Samserganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) and Raghunathganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency).
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 59 Raghunathganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Raghunathganj II community development block, Nurpur gram panchayat of Suti I community development block and Maiya gram panchayat of Lalgola community development block.
In the 2011 election, Akhruz Zaman of Congress defeated his nearest rival Abul Hasnat of RSP.
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Raghunathganj |
|SDPI||Md. Jakir Hossain||6,093||4.16|
|BJP||Sougata Singha Roy||4,066||2.78|
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||14||8|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||5||1|
|Revolutionary Socialist Party||1||4|
- "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-09-26.
- "Raghunathganj". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-24.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Raghunathganj. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-20.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Raghunathganj. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-20.