In the 2006 and 2001 state assembly elections Jane Alam Mian of RSP won the Suti assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Md. Sohrab of Congress/ Independent. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Md. Sohrab of Congress defeated Shish Mohammad of RSP in 1996. Shish Mohammad of RSP defeated Chitta Mookherjee of BJP in 1991, and Md. Sohrab of Congress in 1987 and 1982. Md. Sohrab of Congress defeated Shish Mohammad of RSP in1977.