Kashipur-Belgachhia (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Kashipur Belgachhia
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Kashipur Belgachhia is located in Kolkata
Kashipur Belgachhia
Kashipur Belgachhia
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°36′36″N 88°23′06″E / 22.61000°N 88.38500°E / 22.61000; 88.38500Coordinates: 22°36′36″N 88°23′06″E / 22.61000°N 88.38500°E / 22.61000; 88.38500
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Kolkata
Constituency No 168
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 24. Kolkata Uttar
Electoral system First past the post

Kashipur Belgachhia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: কাশীপুর বেলগাছিয়া 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. 168 Kashipur Belgachhia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 1 to 6 of Kolkata municipal corporation.[1]

Kashipur Belgachhia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 24 Kolkata Uttar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 elections, Mala Saha of Trinamool Congress defeated her nearest rival Kaninika Ghosh of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Kashipur-Belgachia [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Mala Saha 87,408 61.67 9.73
CPI(M) Kaninika Ghosh 47,124 33.25 -11.98
BJP Aditya Tandon 4,420 3.11
BSP Rakesh Kumar Kori 1,241
Independent Sourav Mitra 951
Independent Ashoke Kumar Naskar 577
Turnout 141721


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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  2. ^ "Kashipur Belgachhia". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Kashipur-Belgachia. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Kashipur-Belgachia. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01.