Patharpratima (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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পাথরপ্রতিমা বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Patharpratima is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 21°46′24″N 88°20′14″E / 21.77333°N 88.33722°E / 21.77333; 88.33722Coordinates: 21°46′24″N 88°20′14″E / 21.77333°N 88.33722°E / 21.77333; 88.33722
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Constituency No 130
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency Mathurapur (SC)
Electorate (year) 199,414 (2011)

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


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 130 Patharpratima (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Patharpratima community development block.[1]

Patharpratima (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 20 Mathurapur (Lok Sabha constituency) (SC).[1]

Election results[edit]


West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Patharpratima [2] [3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Samir Kumar Jana 95,422 52.39 +2.28#
CPI(M) Jajneswar Das 80,649 44.28 -2.63
BJP Mantu Ram Gayen 3,553 1.95
Independent Nikhil Chandra Bera 1,389
Independent Alaudin Molla 1,138
Turnout 182,151 91.34
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 4.41#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.

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)


In the 2006 and 2001 state assembly elections, Jajneswar Das of (CPI(M) won the Pathapratima assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Samir Kumar Jana of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Gopal Krishna Dey of Congress won the seat in 1996 defeating Janmejay Manna of CPI(M). In 1991 Janmejay Manna of CPI(M) defeated Banabehari Patra of Congress. Gunadhar Maity of CPI(M) won the seat in 1987, 1982 and 1977 defeating Ananta Kumar Bera of Congress.[5]


Satya Ranjan Bapuly of Congress won in 1972. Rabin Mondal of SUC won in 1971, 1969 and 1967 (shown as Independent in 1967 in Election Commission records).[6]Prior to that the Patharpratima constituency was not there.


  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  2. ^ "Patharpratima". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-13. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Patharpratima. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Patharpratima. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-30. 
  5. ^ "125 - Patharpratima Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-25.