Baduria (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Baduria is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°44′0″N 88°47′0″E / 22.73333°N 88.78333°E / 22.73333; 88.78333Coordinates: 22°44′0″N 88°47′0″E / 22.73333°N 88.78333°E / 22.73333; 88.78333
Country  India
State West Bengal
District North 24 Parganas
Constituency No. 99
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 18. Basirhat
Electorate (year) 187,984 (2011)

Baduria (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 99 Baduria (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Baduria municipality, and Aturia, Bagjola, Bajitpur, Chandipur, Chhatra, South Jadurhati, North Jadurhati, Jagannathpur, Jasikati Atghara, Nayabastia Milani, Raghunathpur and Sayesta Nagar II gram panchayats of Baduria community development block.[1]

Baduria (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 18 Basirhat (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]


In the 2011 election, Quazi Abdul Ghaffar of Congress defeated his nearest rival Md. Selim Gayen of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Baduria [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
INC Quazi Abdul Gaffar 89,952 53.17 +1.66#
CPI(M) Md. Selim Gayen 66,992 39.60 -6.02
BJP Sukumar Dey 6,616 3.91
Independent Alauddin Amed 2,872
BSP Gopal Das 1,469
SUCI Nurul Amin Mondal 1,278
Turnout 169,179 90
INC gain from CPI(M) Swing 7.08#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Uttar 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 28 Increase23
Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease16
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 Decrease1
Communist Party of India 1 Increase1


In the 2006 state assembly elections, Mohammad Shelim of CPI(M) won the Baduria assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Abdul Gaffar Kazi of Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Abdul Gaffar Kazi of Congress defeated Sambhu Biswas of CPI(M) in 2001 and Mohammad Shelim of CPI(M) in 1996 and 1991. In 1987, the result was in favour of Mohammad Shelim when Abdul Gaffar Kazi had lost. In 1982, Abdul Gaffar Kazi had won against CPI(M) candidate Mustafa Bin Quasem, who had won in 1977 against Zulfiqar Ali of Congress.[5]


Quazi Abdul Gaffar of Congress won in 1972 and 1971. Mir Abdus Sayeed of CPI(M) won in 1969. Quazi Abdul Gaffar of Congress won in 1967. Md. Ziaul Haque won in 1962 and 1957. Prior to that the Baduria constituency was not there. [6]


  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  2. ^ "Baduria". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-13. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Baduria. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Baduria. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  5. ^ "94 - Baduria Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 5 October 2010. Retrieved 2010-10-15.