Budge Budge (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|District||South 24 Parganas|
|Lok Sabha constituency||21. Diamond Harbour|
|Electorate (year)||199,694 (2011)|
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.
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 |
|Trinamool Congress||Ashok Deb||99,915||60.10||-0.10#|
|Independent||Shyama Prosad Santra||2,658|
|Indian Unity Centre||Sk. Basir Ali||1,707|
|Trinamool Congress hold||Swing||5.19#|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||0||2|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||3||15|
|Revolutionary Socialist Party||1||2|
Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8 (See template talk page for details)
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.
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