Polba (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Polba
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Year established 1967
Year abolished 2011
Lok Sabha constituency Hooghly

Polba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) was an assembly constituency in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It was part of Hooghly (Lok Sabha constituency).

Overview[edit]

As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Committee Polba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011.[1]

Election results[edit]

1977-2006[edit]

In 2006, 2001 and 1996 state assembly elections, Shaktipada Khanra of CPI(M) won the Polba assembly seat defeating Sk. Sahadat Ali of Trinamool Congress in 2006, Azizur Rahman of Trinamool Congress in 2001, and Mainul Haque of Congress in 1996. Brojogopal Neogy of CPI(M) defeated Bhawani Prasad Sinha Roy of Congress in 1991, Tapan Dasgupta of Congress in 1987, Kamal Kumar Mukherjee of Congress in 1982 and Bhabani Prasad Sinha Roy of Congress in 1977.[2]

1967-1972[edit]

Bhawant Pd. Sinha Roy of Congress won in 1972. Braja Gopal Neogy of CPI(M) won in 1971 and 1969. B. Chattopadhyay of Congress won in 1967.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-12-01. 
  2. ^ "190 - Polba Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-01. 
  3. ^ "Statistical Reports of Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-01. 

Coordinates: 22°58′N 88°18′E / 22.96°N 88.30°E / 22.96; 88.30