Maniktala (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||24. Kolkata Uttar|
|Electoral system||First past the post|
Maniktala (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 24 Kolkata Uttar (Lok Sabha constituency).Prior to the Indian general election, 2009 it was part of Calcutta North East (Lok Sabha constituency).
In the 2011 elections, Sadhan Pande of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Rupa Bagchi of CPI(M).
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Maniktala |
|Trinamool Congress||Sadhan Pande||89,039|
|Independent||Ajit Kumar Mishra||991|
|Independent||Keshaw Prasad Pasi||430|
|Trinamool Congress gain from CPI(M)||Swing|
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||0||6|
|Rashtriya Janata Dal||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 3, constituencies abolished – 10
In the 2006 state assembly elections, Rupa Bagchi of CPI(M) won the Manicktola assembly seat defeating her nearest rival Paresh Paul of Trinamool Congress. Paresh Paul of Trinamool Congress defeated Shyamal Chakraborty of CPI(M) in 2001 and 1996. Shyamal Chakraborty of CPI(M) defeated Paresh Paul of Congress in 1991, Bimalendu Roy of Congress in 1987, and Dulaleswar Roy of Congress in 1982. Suhrid Mullick Chowdhury of CPI(M) defeated Ashok Das Gupta of Janata Party in 1977.
There was a constituency at Sukeas Street in 1957 and 1962. Keshab Chandra Basu of Congress won in 1962. Suhrid Mallick Choudhury of CPI won in 1957.
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