Entally (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Entally
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Entally is located in Kolkata
Entally
Entally
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°33′32″N 88°22′05″E / 22.55889°N 88.36806°E / 22.55889; 88.36806Coordinates: 22°33′32″N 88°22′05″E / 22.55889°N 88.36806°E / 22.55889; 88.36806
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Kolkata
Constituency No 163
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 24. Kolkata Uttar
Electoral system First past the post

Entally (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: এন্টালী 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. 163 Entally (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 54 to 56, 58 and 59 of Kolkata municipal corporation.[1]

Entally (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 24 Kolkata Uttar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]Prior to the Indian general election, 2009 it was part of Calcutta North East (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 election, Swarnakamal Saha of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Debesh Das of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Entally [3][4][5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Swarna Kamal Saha 75,891 56.23 7.86
CPI(M) Dr. Debesh Das 50,895 37.71 -11.87
BJP Sudhir Kumar Pandey 3,230 2.39
Independent Prasenjit Sarkar 1,619
BSP Ram Janam Kori 824
JD(U) Sumanta Kumar Hira 769
Independent Ashok Saha 653
PDS Mir Tipu Sultan Ali 477
Independent Prabir Hazra 355
Independent Mihir Kumar Dutta 240
Turnout 134953
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing


e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Kolkata summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 11 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease1
Rashtriya Janata Dal 0 Decrease1

Note: New constituencies – 3, constituencies abolished – 10

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006 elections to the state assembly, Hashim Abdul Halim of CPI(M) won the Entally assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Khalid Ebadullah of Congress. In the 2004 by election, necessitated by the election of the sitting MLA to the Lok Sabha (Parliament), Md. Abu Sufayen of CPI(M) defeated Khalid Ebadullah of Congress. In 2001, Md. Salim of CPI(M) defeated Sultan Ahmed of Trinamool Congress. In 1996, Sultan Ahmed of Congress defeated Ziauddin Ahmed of CPI(M). In 1987, Sultan Ahmed of Congress defeated Md. Nizamuddin of CPI(M). Md. Nizamuddin of CPI(M) defeated Sultan Ahmed of Congress in 1982 and Biman Behari Mitra of Janata Party in 1977.[6]

1951-1972[edit]

In 1972 the Entally seat was won by Abu Asad Mohammad Obadul Ghani of CPI. In 1971, it was won by Md. Nezamuddin of CPI(M). A.A.M.O.Ghani of CPI won the seat in 1969, 1967, 1962 and 1957. Debendra Chandra Dev of Congress won the Entally seat in independent India’s first general election in 1951.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  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. Retrieved 2010-11-01. 
  3. ^ "Entally". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Entally. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  5. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Entally. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  6. ^ "153 - Entally Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  7. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-11-15.