In the 2016 Assembly election, Congressman Sankar Singh won from the constituency
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The Ranaghat Uttar Paschim Assembly constituency is located in the Nadia district of West Bengal. It is part of the constituency of Ranaghat (SC) Lok Sabha, but previously it was part of the seat of Nabadwip Lok Sabha.
In 2016, Krishnaganj (SC) had a total of 2,54,242 registered voters and 289 voting booths.
Electoral participation in previous elections
The turnout for Ranaghat Uttar Paschim constituency in the 2016 Assembly elections was 86.56%.
Results of past elections and winners
In the 2016 Assembly election, Congressman Sankar Singh won the Assembly constituency of Ranaghat Uttar Paschim. He will challenge the polls this year over a ticket to the Trinamool Congress.
Polls will take place in the constituency on April 17, the fifth of eight phases in the state.
According to the 2011 census, Ranaghat Uttar Paschim had a population of 3,394,437, including 27.51% in rural areas and 72.49% in urban areas.
The West Bengal Assembly elections will take place in eight phases, down from seven last time.
The election results will be announced on May 2.