Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||23. Kolkata Dakshin|
|Electoral system||First past the post|
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 158 Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 133, 134 and 135 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Kolkata Port||Firhad Hakim||All India Trinamool Congress|
For MLAs from the area in previous years see (Vidhan Sabha constituency
In the 2011 elections, Firhad Hakim (Bobby) of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Moinuddin Shams of AIFB.
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Kolkata Port constituency|
|Forward Bloc||Moinuddin Sams||38,833|
|Independent||Ram Pyare Ram||22,131|
|BJP||Raj Kumari Shaw||2,699|
|Independent||Sanjay Lal Das||2,046|
|AITMC win (new seat)|
Ram Pyare Ram, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||0||6|
|Rashtriya Janata Dal||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 3, constituencies abolished – 10
- "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
- "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Kolkata Port. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
- "Fair-&-free chant in red and green camps - Congress suspends six more rebel candidates". The Telegraph, 19 April 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.