Panskura (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Panskura (Lok Sabha constituency)
Existence 1977-2004
Reservation None
State West Bengal
Assembly Constituencies As of 2004:
Daspur
Nandanpur
Panskura West
Sabang
Pingla
Debra
Keshpur

Panskura (Lok Sabha constituency) was one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centred on Ghatal in West Bengal.

Assembly segments[edit]

Prior to delimitation in 2006 Panskura Lok Sabha constituency was composed of the following assembly segments:[1]

  • Daspur (assembly constituency no. 198)
  • Nandanpur (assembly constituency no. 199)
  • Panskura West (assembly constituency no. 200)
  • Sabang (assembly constituency no. 216)
  • Pingla (assembly constituency no. 217)
  • Debra (assembly constituency no. 218)
  • Keshpur (assembly constituency no. 219)

As per order of the Delimitation Commission issued in 2006 in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, Panskura parliamentary constituency will cease to exist; most of the assembly segments of this constituency will be part of new Ghatal (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Lok Sabha Duration Constituency Name of M.P. Party Affiliation
Sixth 1977-80 Panskura Abha Maiti Bharatiya Lok Dal [3]
Seventh 1980-84 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India [4]
Eighth 1984-89 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[5]
Ninth 1989-91 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[6]
Tenth 1991-96 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India [7]
Eleventh 1996-98 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India [8]
Twelfth 1998-99 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India [9]
Thirteenth 1999-2000 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[10]
2000-04 Bikram Sarkar All India Trinamool Congress[11]
Fourteenth 2004-09 Gurudas Dasgupta Communist Party of India [12]

For Members of Parliament from the area during the period 1951-1977 and 2009 onwards see Ghatal (Lok Sabha constituency)

Election results[edit]

Most of the contests were multi-cornered. However, only winners and runners-up are mentioned below:

Year Winner Runner-up
Candidate Party Candidate Party
1977 Abha Maiti Bharatiya Lok Dal Phulrenu Guha Indian National Congress[3]
1980 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Rajani Kanta Dolai Indian National Congress (I)[4]
1984 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Chittaranjan Chakraborty Indian National Congress[5]
1989 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Chittaranjan Chakraborty Indian National Congress[6]
1991 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Sudhanshu Bhowmik Indian National Congress[7]
1996 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Padma Khastgir Indian National Congress[8]
1998 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Saumen Mahapatra Trinamool Congress[9]
1999 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India Gouri Ghosh All India Trinamool Congress[10]
2000(By-election) Bikram Sarkar All India Trinamool Congress Gurudas Dasgupta Communist Party of India[11]
2004 Gurudas Dasgupta Communist Party of India Hema Choubey All India Trinamool Congress[12]

Ghatal (Lok Sabha constituency) functioned from 1951 to 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistical Report on General Elections, 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha". Volume III Details For Assembly Segments Of Parliamentary Constituencies. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  2. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18". Table B – Extent of Parliamentary Constituencies. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2009-05-27. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, 1977 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, 1980 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, 1984 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, 1989 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, 1991 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, 1996 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, 1998 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, 1999 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "Former Trinamool MP to join BJP". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, 2004 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 

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