Madhyamgram (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Madhyamgram
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Madhyamgram is located in West Bengal
Madhyamgram
Madhyamgram
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°42′0″N 88°27′0″E / 22.70000°N 88.45000°E / 22.70000; 88.45000Coordinates: 22°42′0″N 88°27′0″E / 22.70000°N 88.45000°E / 22.70000; 88.45000
Country  India
State West Bengal
District North 24 Parganas
Constituency No. 118
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 17. Barasat
Electoral system First past the post

Madhyamgram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 118 Madhyamgram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Madhyamgram municipality, Chandipur Rohanda, Kemia Khamarpara gram panchayats of Barasat II community development block, and Ichhapur Nilganj, Paschim Khilkapur and Purba Khilkapur gram panchayats of Barasat I community development block.[1]

Madhyamgram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 17 Barasat (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Madhyamgram Rathin Ghosh All India Trinamool Congress[2]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 election, Rathin Ghosh of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Ranjit Choudhury of Forward Bloc.

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Madhyamgram constituency[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Rathin Ghosh 99,841 57.18
Forward Bloc Ranjit Choudhury 65,173 37.33
BJP Bijoy Banerjee 5,350 3.06
BSP Jaydeb Biswas 4,236 2.43
Turnout 174,600 88.75
AITMC win (new seat)
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Uttar 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 28 Increase23
Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease16
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 Decrease1
Communist Party of India 1 Increase1

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 2 (See template talk page for details)


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 October 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 13 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Madhyamgram. Empowering India. Retrieved 24 April 2011.