Aurangabad, Murshidabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Aurangabad
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Aurangabad is located in West Bengal
Aurangabad
Aurangabad
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 24°37′N 88°04′E / 24.61°N 88.06°E / 24.61; 88.06Coordinates: 24°37′N 88°04′E / 24.61°N 88.06°E / 24.61; 88.06
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Year established 1977
Year abolished 2011
Lok Sabha constituency Jangipur

Aurangabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) was an assembly constituency in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Aurangabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011. There are two new constituencies in the area – Samserganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency) and Raghunathganj (Vidhan Sabha constituency).[1]

It was part of Jangipur (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1977 Aurangabad Lutfal Haque Indian National Congress[3]
1982 Lutfal Haque Indian National Congress[4]
1987 Touab Ali Communist Party of India (Marxist)[5]
1991 Touab Ali Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
1996 Humayun Reza Indian National Congress[7]
2001 Humayun Reza Indian National Congress[8]
2006 Touab Ali Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]

Election results[edit]

1977–2006[edit]

In the 2006 state assembly elections,[9]Touab Ali of CPI(M) won the 51 Aurangabad assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Humayun Reza of Congress. Humayun Reza of Congress defeated Nur Mohammad of CPI(M) in 2001[8]and Touab Ali of CPI(M) in 1996.[7]Touab Ali of CPI(M) defeated Humayun Reza of Congress in 1991[6]and 1987.[5]Lutfal Haque of Congress defeated Touab Ali of CPI(M) in 1982[4]and Sohidul Alam of CPI(M) in 1977. The Auragabad constituency did not exist prior to that.[3][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 18 September 2010. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Statistical Report on General Elections, 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha". Volume III Details For Assembly Segments Of Parliamentary Constituencies. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 6 October 2010. Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 july 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  10. ^ "51 - Aurangabad Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 26 September 2010.