Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Metiaburuz
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Metiaburuz is located in West Bengal
Metiaburuz
Metiaburuz
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°32′20″N 88°17′17″E / 22.53889°N 88.28806°E / 22.53889; 88.28806Coordinates: 22°32′20″N 88°17′17″E / 22.53889°N 88.28806°E / 22.53889; 88.28806
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Constituency No 157
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 21. Diamond Harbour
Electorate (year) 182,017 (2011)

Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: মেটিয়াবুরুজ বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 157 Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos.136 to 141 of Kolkata municipal corporation and Ward Nos. 1 to 7, 9 and 10 of Maheshtala municipality.[1]

Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 21 Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Metiaburuz Mumtaz Begum All India Trinamool Congress[2]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Metiaburuz constituency[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Mumtaz Begum 55,003 41.55
CPI(M) Badruddoza Mollah 48,409 38.58
Independent Abdul Khaleque Mollah 24,143 18.46
BJP Md. Sajjad 3,140
MLKSC Nisar Ahmed 1,658
Turnout 132,353 85.07
AITMC win (new seat)

Abdul Khaleque Mollah, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate.[4]

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Dakshin 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 26 Increase19
Indian National Congress 0 Decrease2
SUC 1 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease15
Revolutionary Socialist Party 1 Decrease2

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8 (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 25 October 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Metiaburuz. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "Fair-&-free chant in red and green camps - Congress suspends six more rebel candidates". The Telegraph, 19 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-01.