Howrah Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||25. Howrah|
|Electorate (year)||171,318 (2011)|
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Howrah Uttar |
|Independent||Murli Dhar Roy||704|
|Independent||Arvind Kumar Dubey||490|
|Samajtantic Party of India||Sudarshan Manna||404|
|JD(U)||Binod Kumar Singh||360|
|JD(S)||Shyam Bihari Singh||326|
|AITMC gain from CPI(M)||Swing||27.75#|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||1||1|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||0||11|
In the 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 state assembly elections Lagan Deo Singh of CPI(M) won the Howrah North assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Bani Singha of Trinamool Congress in 2006, Asok Ghosh of Congress in the three other years. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Asok Ghosh of Congress defeated Lagan Deo Singh of CPI(M) in 1987 and Chittabrata Majumdar of CPI(M) in 1982. Chittabrata Mazumdar of CPI(M) defeated Supriya Basu of Congress in 1977.
Shankarlal Mukherjee of Congress won in 1972 and 1971. Nirmal Kumar Mukherjee of Congress won in 1969. S.K.Mukherjee of Congress won in 1967.
During the period Howrah had four Vidhan Sabha constituencies.
Anadi Dass, Independent, won in 1962. Bankim Chandra Kar of Congress won in 1957 and 1951.
Bejoy Bhattacharyya of Congress won in 1962. Beni Chandra Dutta of Congress won in 1957. Saila Kumar Mukhopdhyay of Congress won in 1951.
For results of Howrah South constituency see Howrah Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
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