About Panaji Assembly Constituency

Panaji by elections 2017 are is about to happen in August, as announced by election commission. State had its assembly elections in first quarter of 2017, electing Sidharth Sripad Kuncalienker as Panaji MLA. After making the government in Goa, BJP leader Manohar Parrikar took oath as Goa CM. Now he has to win assembly seat within six months of taking oath in order to continue on his post as CM.

Sripad resigned from his post voluntarily to pave way for current CM Manohar Parrikar’s entry into Goa Vidhan Sabha. Panaji by election BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) MLA candidate is Manohar Parrikar. Congress is contesting with Girish Chodankar. AAP has already said that they will not contest in these bye elections, leaving people with little options for legislator (Vidhayak) seat.

Panaji (Goa) Election Date 2017 - By Poll Elections Schedule

Poll EventsElection Schedule
Date of Issue of Gazette Notification29.07.2017 (Saturday)
Last Date of Nomination05.08.2017 (Saturday)
Date of Scrutiny of Nomination07.08.2017 (Monday)
Last Date of Withdrawal of Candidatures09.08.2017 (Wednesday)
Date of Poll (Voting)23.08.2017 (Wednesday)
Date of Counting - Results Date28.08.2017 (Monday)
Date Before which Election Shall be Completed31.08.2017 (Thursday)
All By Elections 2017
Valpoi By Election 2017
Panaji By Election 2017
Bawana By Election 2017
Nandyal By Election 2017

All important details regarding Panaji by election date is shared couple of days back. Last day of making candidate nomination is 5 August. The voting will be done on 23 August 2017. Panaji by election result will be declared on 28 August 2017. Live vote counting, number of votes, winner and runner up name will be shared here, on this page.

Candidates List for Panaji By Poll 2017

S. NoMLA Candidate NameParty
1Girish Raya ChodankarIndian National Congress
2Prabhu Manohar Gopalkrishna ParrikarBharatiya Janata Party
3Anand Pandurang ShirodkarGoa Suraksha Manch
4Kenneth Ian Stewart SilveiraIndependent

Panaji Election Results 2017 - 11 March 2017

Panaji Assembly Result

Candidate NamePartyStatus
Sidharth Sripad KuncalienkerBharatiya Janata PartyWinner

Panaji Assembly Election Candidate Wise Results with Votes



Goa - Panaji
Result Declared
Candidate PartyVotes
SIDHARTH SRIPAD KUNCALIENKERBharatiya Janata Party7924
ATANASIO J. MONSERRATEUnited Goans Party6855
VALMIKI NAIKAam Aadmi Party1944
KETAN KIRTIKUMAR PRABHU BHATIKARGoa Suraksha Manch323
DOMINIC SAVIO A. E. FERNANDESNationalist Congress Party62
DILIP GHADIIndependent36
PARSHURAM DODAMANIIndependent20
None of the AboveNone of the Above175

Also Check: Assembly Wise Results and Party Wise Results

About Panaji Assembly Constituency

The Panaji election dates 2017 are declared by election commission of India on 4 January 2017. Panaji voting date is 4 February 2017 and polling will be done in single phase.


The counting of votes will be done on 11 March 2017. Panaji Election Results will be declared on 11 March 2017 itself. This Vidhan Sabha falls under Goa and it is among 40 assembly seats of state.

Panaji Assembly Election Date

Election Date AnnouncementDate of PollDate of Counting
04 January 2017 (Wednesday)4 February 2017 (Saturday)11 March 2017 (Saturday)

Polling on all 40 assembly seats of Goa will be done in single phase.

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Panaji Assembly Constituency Results: List of Current and Previous MLAs

YearAC. NoAC. NameWinnerPartyVotesRunner-UPPartyVotes
201711PanajiSidharth Sripad KuncalienkerBJP7924Atanasio J. MonserrateUGP6855
2015By PollsPanajiSidharth Sripad KuncalienkerBJP9989Furtado SurendraINC4621
201211PanajiManohar ParrikarBJP11086Yatin ParekhINC5018
200710PanajiManohar Gopalkrishna PrabhuparrikarBJP6004Dinar Purshottam Kamat TarcarINC4560
200210PanajiPrabhu Parrikar Manohar GopalkrishnaBJP5700Silimkhan RameshINC4408
199910PanajiParrikar Prabhu ManoharBJP5396Prabhu Keshav LaximidharINC2647
199410PanajiPrabhu Parrikar Manohar GopalkrishnaBJP4600Prabhu Keshav LaximidharINC3534
198910PanajiJoan Bapitsta Florini GonsalvesINC3983Pushpashil Krishna KerkarMAG2915
198410PanajiGonsalves Joao Baptista FlorinoINC4844Naik Baban AnantMAG1867
198010PanajiNaik Vishnu AnantIND3967Naik Baban AnantMAG3138
197710PanajiBir Madhv RamkrishnaJNP3555Sardessai Kashinath VenkateshMAG2549
197211PanajiNaik BabanaMAG3983Desai Yeshwant SitaramUGS3758
196711PanajiY . S . DesaiUGS3846T . M . UpendraMAG3776

Last Updated on 11 August 2017