Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections 2021: Full list of TMC councillor candidates

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Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections 2021: Full list of TMC councillor candidates
© Provided by The Financial Express The TMC in the last KMC polls in 2015 had won 126 seats, and 87 sitting councillors have been renominated.

TMC Councillor List 2021: The Trinamool Congress (TMC) has released its list of candidates for the 144-ward Kolkata Municipal Corporation election slated on December 19. The TMC has dropped as many as 39 sitting ward councillors out of the total 126 ward coordinators (Councillors) who won last time. The party has also given tickets to relatives of several party leaders. The ruling party in West Bengal has come out with a list of 144 candidates.

The TMC list came out late in the evening after a three-hour-long brainstorming session at Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s residence where political strategist Prashant Kishor and TMC general secretary Abhishek Banerjee were present. Of the 144 TMC candidates, 64 are women, 19 are from scheduled caste and 23 are from minority communities including two Christians.

The TMC has deviated from its ‘one-man-one-post’ policy and now sitting MLAs are also given tickets. TMC chief Mamata Banerjee’s sister-in-law Kajori Banerjee has also been given a ticket. Senior state minister Chandrima Bhattacharya’s son and late TMC leader and former cabinet minister Subrata Mukherjee’s sister have also been fielded as candidates. TMC secretary-general Partha Chatterjee said six sitting MLAs, including chairman of the board of administrators of KMC Firhad Hakim, has been given tickets this time. Firhad Hakim and TMC MP Mala Roy will contest from their wards. MLAs Atin Ghosh, Debashish Kumar and Debabrata Majumder have been fielded too. Two other MLAs Paresh Pal and Ratna Chatterjee will also contest the elections.

Full list of TMC candidates for Kolkata Municipal Corporation Elections 2021:

Candidate                                Assembly of ward

1. Kartik Chandra Manna              Kashipur Belgachiya

2. Dr Kakoli Sen                             Kashipur Belgachiya

3. Debika Chakraborty                  Kashipur Belgachiya

4. Gautam Haldar                          Kashipur Belgachiya

5. Tarun Saha                                 Kashipur Belgachiya

6. Suman Singh                             Kashipur Belgachiya

7. Bapi Ghosh                                Shyampukur

8. Puja Panja                                  Shyampukur

9. Mitali Saha                                Shyampukur

10. Subhrata Banerjee                   Shyampukur

11. Atin Ghosh                                Maniktala

12. Dr Minakshi Ganguly                Maniktala

13. Anindya Kishore Routh             Maniktala

14. Amal Chakrabarty                     Maniktala

15. Shukla Bhore                            Maniktala

16. Swapan Das                              Maniktala

17. Mohan Kumar Gupta               Shyampukur

18. Sunanda Sarkar                        Shyampukur

19. Shikha Saha                             Shyampukur

20. Vijay Upadhyay                        Shyampukur

21. Mira Hazra                               Shyampukur

22. Shyam Prakash Purohit            Jorasanko

23. Sanwarmal Agarwal                 Jorasanko

24. Ellora Saha                               Jorasanko

25. Rajesh Sinha                            Jorasanko

26. Tarak Nath Chattopadhyay      Shyampukur

27. Minakshi Gupta                       Jorasanko

28. Ayan Chakraborty                   Beleghata

29.Iqbal Ahmed                           Beleghata

30. Papia Ghosh Biswas                Beleghata

31. Paresh Pal                                Maniktala

32. Shanti Ranjan Kundu              Maniktala

33. Cheenu Biswas                       Beleghata

34. Aloknanda Das                       Beleghata

35. Ashutosh Das                         Beleghata

36. To be announce later

37. Soma Choudhuri                    Jorasanko

38. Sadhna Bose                          Jorasanko

39. Md Jasimuddin                      Jorasanko

40. Suparana Dutta                      Jorasanko

41. Rita Chaudhuri                       Jorasanko

42. Mahesh Sharma                     Jorasanko

43. Shagufta Parveen                   Jorasanko

44. Rehana Khatoon                    Chowranghee

45. Shakti Pratap Singh               Chowranghee

46. Priyanka Saha                        Chowranghee

47. Bimal Singh                           Chowranghee

48. Biswarup Dey                         Chowranghee

49. Monalisa Banerjee                 Chowranghee

50. Mousami Dey                        Chowranghee

51. Indranil Kumar                      Chowranghee

52. Sohini Mukherjee                  Chowranghee

53. Indrani Shah Banerjee           Chowranghee

54. Amiruddin Bobby                  Entally

55. Sabita Rani Das                     Entally

56. Swapan Sammadar               Entally

57. Jiban Saha                             Beleghata

58. Sandipan Saha                      Entally

59. Jolly Bose                              Entally

60. Md Yeajujar Rahman            Ballygunge

61. Manzar Iqbal                        Ballygunge

62. Sana Ahmed                         Chowranghee

63. Susmita Bhattacharya           Bhabanipur

64. Sammi Jahan                        Ballygunge

65. Nivedita Sharma                   Ballygunge

66. Faiz Ahmed Khan                  Kasba

67. Bijan Lal Mukherjee              Kasba

68. Tanima Chatterjee                 Ballygunge

69. Dilip Kr Bose                         Ballygunge

70. Asim Bose                             Bhabanipur

71. Papia Singh                          Bhabanipur

72. Sandip Ranjan Bakshi          Bhabanipur

73. Kajari Banerjee                    Bhabanipur

74. Deblina Biswas                    Bhabanipur

75. Nijamuddin Shams              Kolkata Port

76. Sasthi Das                            Kolkata Port

77. Shamima Rehan Khan         Bhabanipur

78. Soma Das                           Kolkata Port

79. Ram Pyare Ram                  Kolkata Port

80. Anwar Khan                        Kolkata Port

81. Jui Biswas                           Rashbehari

82. Firhad Hakim                      Bhabanipur

83. Prabir Mukherjee                Rashbehari

84. Paramita Chatterjee            Rashbehari

85. Debashish Kumar               Ballygunge

86. Sourav Basu                       Rashbehari

87. Manisha Bose Shaw           Rashbehari

88. Mala Roy                            Rashbehari

89. Mamata Majumdar            Rashbehari

90. Chaitali Chatterjee             Rashbehari

91. Baishwanor Chatterjee       Kasba

92. Abhishek Mukherjee          Kasba

93. Mousumi Das                     Rashbehari

94. Sandip Nandi Majumdar    Tollygunge

95. Tapan Dasgupta                 Tollygunge

96. Vasundhara Goswamy       Jadavpur

97. Debabrata Majumdar        Tollygunge

98. Arup Chakraborty              Tollygunge

99. Mitali Banerjee                   Jadavpur

100. Prosenjit Das                    Tollygunge

101. Bappaditya Dasgupta           Jadavpur

102. Seena Ghosh                        Jadavpur

103. Dr Sukumar Das                   Jadavpur

104. Tarakeshwar Chakraborty     Jadavpur

105. Sushila Mondal                    Jadavpur

106. Arijit Das Thakur                  Jadavpur

107. Lipika Manna                       Kasba

108. Sushanti Kumar Ghosh        Kasba

109. Ananya Banerjee                 Jadavpur

110. Swaraja Kumar Mandal       Jadavpur

111. Sandip Das                          Tollygunge

112. Gopal Ch Roy                      Tollygunge

113. Anita Kar Majumdar            Tollygunge

114. Biswajit Mondal                  Tollygunge

115. Ratna Sur                            Behala Purba

116. Krishna Singh                      Behala Purba

117. Amit Singh                          Behala Purba

118. Tarak Singh                         Behala Paschim

119. To be announced later

120. Sushanata Ghosh                Behala Purba

121. Rupak Ganguly                   Behala Purba

122. Soma Chakraborty              Behala Purba

123. Sudip Polley                        Behala Purba

124. Rajib Kumar Das                 Behala Purba

125. Ratna Sarkar                       Behala Paschim

126. Ghanashree Bag                 Behala Paschim

127. Malobika Baidya                 Behala Paschim

128. Partha Sarkar                      Behala Paschim

129. Sanhita Das                        Behala Paschim

130. Avijit Mukherjee                 Behala Paschim

131. Ratna Chatterjee                Behala Paschim

132. Sanchita Mitra                    Behala Paschim

133. Ranajit Shil                         Kolkata Port

134. Shams Iqbal                       Kolkata Port

135. Akhtari N. Shahzada          Kolkata Port

136. Shamsuzzamann Ansari     Metiabruz

137. Rahmat Alam Ansari          Metiabruz

138. Farida Parveen                   Metiabruz

139. Sk Mustaque Ahmad         Metiabruz

140. Abu Md Tarik                     Metiabruz

141. Dr Shinath Gayen              Metiabruz

142. Raghunath Patra               Behala Purba

143. Chirstina Biswas                Behala Purba

144. Shefali Paramanick Patra  Behala Purba

The All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) under the guidance and inspiration of Hon’ble party Chairperson @MamataOfficial is pleased to announce the list of candidates for the impending elections in Kolkata Municipal Corporation to be held on 19th December 2021. pic.twitter.com/sjWBtid2cG

– All India Trinamool Congress (@AITCofficial) November 26, 2021

The party has left two seats vacant for which the candidates will be announced later. The elections to KMC, along with 112 other municipalities and municipal corporations, were due in April-May 2020. But the polls were postponed due to the raging COVID pandemic. These civic bodies are now being run by state-appointed boards of administrators. The TMC in the last KMC polls in 2015 had won 126 seats, and 87 sitting councillors have been re-nominated.

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