Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency)
|Reservation||Reserved for SC|
|Current MP||Dr. Tarun Mondal|
|Assembly Constituencies||Gosaba (SC)
Canning Paschim (SC)
Magrahat Purba (SC)
Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency) (earlier spelt Joynagar) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Joynagar in West Bengal. All the seven assembly segments of No. 19 Jayanagar (Lok Sabha constituency) are in South 24 Parganas district. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.
As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, parliamentary constituency no. 19 Jaynagar is composed of the following segments from 2009:
- Gosaba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 127)
- Basanti (SC) (assembly constituency no. 128)
- Kultali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 129)
- Jaynagar (SC) (assembly constituency no. 136)
- Canning Paschim (SC) (assembly constituency no. 138)
- Canning Purba (assembly constituency no. 139)
- Magrahat Purba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 141)
- Sandeshkhali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 98)
- Gosaba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 100)
- Basanti (SC) (assembly constituency no. 101)
- Kultali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 102)
- Jaynagar (assembly constituency no. 103)
- Canning West (SC) (assembly constituency no. 105)
- Canning East (assembly constituency no. 106)
|General Election, 2009: Jaynagar |
|SUCI||Dr. Tarun Mondal||445,867|
|BJP||Nirode Chandra Halder||24,599|
|SUCI gain from RSP||Swing|
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||6||0|
|Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist)||1||1|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||9||17|
|Communist Party of India||2||1|
|Revolutionary Socialist Party||2||1|
|Bharatiya Janata Party||1||1|
Results prior to 2009
Results of elections held prior to 2009 are summarised below:
The winners are shown below.
|1962||Paresh Nath Kayal||Congress|
|1971||Sakti Kumar Sarkar||Congress|
|Year||Voters||Voter Turnout||Winner||Runners up|
|1977||380,210||60.73||Sakti Kumar Sarkar||48.92||BLD||Nirmal Kanti Mondal||32.49||INC|
|1980||528,330||75.97||Sanat Kumar Mandal||45.72||RSP||Gobinda Chandra Naskar||36.32||INC(I)|
|1984||611,190||80.11||Sanat Kumar Mandal||44.17||RSP||Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar||40.76||INC|
|1989||758,240||81.34||Sanat Kumar Mandal||45.35||RSP||Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar||36.78||INC|
|1991||754,350||78.88||Sanat Kumar Mandal||46.01||RSP||Narayan Naskar||28.02||INC|
|1996||894.59||84.11||Sanat Kumar Mandal||48.17||RSP||Jogesh Roy||31.60||INC|
|1998||858,360||77.98||Sanat Kumar Mandal||48.48||RSP||Krishnapada Majumdar||27.49||BJP|
|1999||815.92||73.05||Sanat Kumar Mandal||69.39||RSP||Krishnapada Majumdar||35.40||BJP|
|2004||807,320||71.01||Sanat Kumar Mandal||55.81||RSP||Asit Baran Thakur||27.22||BJP|
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