Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Nandakumar
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Nandakumar is located in West Bengal
Nandakumar
Nandakumar
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°13′29″N 87°55′17″E / 22.22472°N 87.92139°E / 22.22472; 87.92139Coordinates: 22°13′29″N 87°55′17″E / 22.22472°N 87.92139°E / 22.22472; 87.92139
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Constituency No. 207
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency Tamluk
Electorate (year) 192,113 (2011)

Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: নন্দকুমার বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Narghat (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceased to exist and Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) came into existence in 2011.

Extent[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 207 Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Nandakumar community development block and Bishnubarh I, Padumpur I and Padumpur II gram panchayats of Tamluk community development block.[1]

Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 30 Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Nandakumar [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Sukumar Dey 89,717 50.94 +2.76#
SP Brahmamoy Nanda 77,850 44.20 -5.96#
BJP Nilanjan Adhikari 5,152 2.93
Independent Maphijul Islam Sekh 1,807
People’s Democratic Conference of India Abdur Razak Sk. 160
Turnout 176,131 91.68
AITMC gain from SP Swing 7.72#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together and vote percentage of WBSP, in the now-defunct Narghat constituency in 2006.

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Purba Medinipur district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 16 Increase12
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Communist Party of India 0 Decrease3
WBSP/SP 0 Decrease3

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-12-10. 
  2. ^ "Nandakumar". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nandakumar. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nandakumar. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01.