Budge Budge (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Budge Budge
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Budge  Budge is located in West Bengal
Budge  Budge
Budge Budge
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°10′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.16667°E / 22.46667; 88.16667Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°10′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.16667°E / 22.46667; 88.16667
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Constituency No 156
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 21. Diamond Harbour
Electorate (year) 199,694 (2011)

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

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 156 Budge Budge (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Budge Budge municipality, Pujali municipality, Budge Budge | community development block, and Kasipur Alampur North Baoyali, South Baoyali and Dongaria Raipur gram panchayats of Budge Budge II dommunity development block.[1]

Budge Budge (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 21 Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 elections, Ashok Kumar Deb of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Hrishikesh Poddar of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Budge Budge [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Ashok Deb 99,915 60.10 -0.10#
CPI(M) Hrisikesh Poddar 53,426 32.14 -5.29
BJP Ariful Islam 6,256
Independent Shyama Prosad Santra 2,658
Indian Unity Centre Sk. Basir Ali 1,707
BSP Mukunda Patla 1,302
Independent Maloy Santra 1,143
Turnout 166,248 83.25
AITMC hold Swing 5.19#

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

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Dakshin 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 26 Increase19
Indian National Congress 0 Decrease2
SUC 1 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease15
Revolutionary Socialist Party 1 Decrease2

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8 (See template talk page for details)

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006, 2001 and 1996 state assembly elections Ashok Kumar Deb of Trinamool Congress won the Budge Budge assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Ratan Bagchi of CPI(M) in 2006, Kali Bhandari of CPI(M) in 2001 and Dipak Mukherjee of CPI(M) in 1996. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Dipak Mukherjee of CPI(M) defeated Ashok Deb of Congress in 1991. Kshiti Bhusan Roy Barman of CPI(M) defeated Lal Bahadur Singh of Congress in 1987, Nimai Chand Kanra of Congress in 1982 and Bipulananda of Congress in 1977.[5]

1951-1972[edit]

Khitibhusan Roy Barman of CPI(M) won in 1972, 1971, 1969 and 1967. Hiralal Haldar of Congress won in 1962. Bankim Mukherji of CPI won in 1957 and in independent India’s first election in 1951.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Budge Budge". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-13. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Budge Budge. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Budge Budge. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  5. ^ "116 - Budge Budge Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-25.