Belgachia East (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Belgachia East
বেলগাছিয়া পূ্র্ব বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Belgachia East is located in Kolkata
Belgachia East
Belgachia East
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°36′11″N 88°23′24″E / 22.60306°N 88.39000°E / 22.60306; 88.39000
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Kolkata
Year established 1951
Year abolished 2011
Lok Sabha constituency Dum Dum

Belgachia East (Vidhan Sabha constituency) was an assembly constituency in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal.

As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Belgachia East (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011.[1]

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

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Belgachia Ganesh Ghosh Communist Party of India[3]
1957 Ganesh Ghosh Communist Party of India[4]
1962 Ganesh Ghosh Communist Party of India[5]
1967 Lakshmi Charan Sen Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
1969 Lakshmi Charan Sen Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1971 Lakshmi Charan Sen Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
1972 Ganapati Sur Indian National Congress[9]
1977 Belgachia East Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1982 Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1987 Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1991 Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
1996 Subhas Chakraborty All India Trinamool Congress[14]
2001 Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2006 Subhas Chakraborty Communist Party of India (Marxist)[16]
2009by Sujit Bose All India Trinamool Congress[17]

Results[edit]

1977-2009 Belgachia East[edit]

In the by-election held in 2009 as a result of the death of the sitting MLA Subhas Chakraborty, Sujit Bose of Trinamool Congress won the 139 Belgachia East seat defeating Ramala Chakrabarty of CPI(M).[18][17]Subhas Chakrabarty of CPI(M) won the Belgachia East seat seven times in a row from 1977 to 2006. In 2006[16]and 2001,[15] he defeated Sujit Bose of Trinamool Congress. In 1996[14]he defeated Arunava Ghosh of Congress. In 1991[13] and 1987,[12]he defeated Kumares Basu of Congress. In 1982[11]he defeated Shyamal Bhattacharjee of Congress. In 1977, he defeated Samir Chatterjee of Janata Party.[10][19]

1951-1972 Belgachia[edit]

During the period there was only one seat for Belgachia. Ganapati Sur of Congress defeated Lakshmi Charan Sen of CPI(M) in 1972.[9]Lakshmi Charan Sen of CPI(M) defeated Ganapati Sur of Congress in 1971,[8]Suchit Kumar Sur of Congress in 1969[7]and Ganapati Sur of Congress in 1967.[6]Ganesh Ghosh of CPI won the seat defeating Ganapati Sur of Congress in 1962,[5]Nandalal Banerjee of Congress in 1957[4]and in independent India’s first election in 1951 defeating Sudhir Kumar De of Congress.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 November 2010. 
  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 15 November 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, Assembly Constituency No. 180. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No. 180. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No, 122. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 150. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 150. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 150. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 150. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  17. ^ a b "Results of bye – elections to the 31 (thirty one) Assembly Constituencies and 1(one) Lok Sabha Constituency". Election Commission of India. Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  18. ^ "West Bengal State Assembly Byelections 2009". Indian Election Affairs. Retrieved 15 November 2010. 
  19. ^ "139 - Belgachia East Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 22°36′11″N 88°23′24″E / 22.603°N 88.390°E / 22.603; 88.390