Ballygunge (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ( Bengali: বালিগঞ্জ বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal.
Overview [ edit ]
As per orders of the
Delimitation Commission, No. 161 Ballygunge (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 60, 61, 64, 65, 68, 69 and 85 of Kolkata municipal corporation. [1 ]
Ballygunge (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 23
Kolkata Dakshin (Lok Sabha constituency). [1 ]
Election results [ edit ]
In the 2011 elections, Subrata Mukherjee of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Fuad Halim of CPI(M).
Note: New constituencies – 3, constituencies abolished – 10
1977-2006 [ edit ]
2006 state assembly elections Ahmed Javed Khan of Trinamool Congress won the Balluginge assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Rabin Deb of CPI(M). Rabin Deb of CPI(M) defeated Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar of Trinamool Congress in 2001, Dibyendu Biswas of Congress in 1996, and Susobhan Basu of Congress in 1991. Sachin Sen of CPI(M) defeated Susobhan Basu of Congress in 1987, Rathin Talukdar of Congress in 1982, and Subrata Mukherjee of Congress in 1977. [5 ]
1951-1972 [ edit ]
Subrata Mukhopadhyay of Congress won in 1972 and 1971. Jyoti Bhusan Bhattacharya of
WPI won in 1969 and 1967. Anil Maitra of Congress won in 1962. Jnedra Mazumdar of CPI won in 1957. In independent India’s first election in 1951, Baniapukur-Ballygunge was a joint seat. Pulin Behari Khatia and Jogesh Chandra Gupta, both of Congress, won the seat. [6 ]
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