In the 2006 and 2001 state assembly elections, Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay of Trinamool Congress won the Rashbehari Avenue assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Mala Roy of Congress and Sitaram Behani of JD(S) respectively. Hoimi Basu of Congress defeated Ranjan Banerjee of CPI(M) in 1996, Ashim Chatterjee of CPI(M) in 1991, Arun Prokas Chatterjee of CPI(M) in 1987, and Ashok Mitra of CPI(M) in 1982. Ashok Mitra of CPI(M) defeated Ashoke Kumar Mukhopadhyay of Janata Party in 1977. 
Lakshmi Kanta Bose of Congress won in 1972 and 1971. Bejoy Kumar Banerjee, Independent, won in 1969, 1967 and 1962. Sunil Das of PSP won in 1957.Prior to that the Rashbehari Avenue seat was not there.