Sabang (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||32. Ghatal|
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 226 Sabang (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Sabang community development block and Jalchak I, Jalchak II and Maligram gram panchayats of Pingla community development block.
In the 2011 election, Manas Ranjan Bhunia of Congress defeated his nearest rival Ram Pada Sahoo of CPI(M).
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Sabang |
|INC||Manas Ranjan Bhunia||98,755||51.25||-1.95#|
|CPI(M)||Ram Pada Sahoo||85,571||44.41||-0.57|
|SUCI||Narayan Chandra Adhikari||2,437||1.26|
|BSP||Narayan Chandra Samat||2,171||1.13|
|Independent||Ram Krishna Sarkar||1,235||0.64|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||2||0|
|Jharkhand Party (Naren)||0||1|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||7||7|
|Communist Party of India||1||1|
Note: Constituency abolished – 1 (See template talk page for details)
In the 2006 state assembly elections, Manas Ranjan Bhunia of Congress won the Sabang assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Tushar Kanti Laya of CPI(M). Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Tushar Kanti Laya of CPI(M) defeated Manas Ranjan Bhunia of Congress in 2001 by 397 votes. A re-election was ordered by the Calcutta High Court, and Manas Ranjan Bunia won it. Makhan Lal Bangal, Independent, defeated Manas Bhunia of Congress in 1996. Manas Bhunia of Congress defeated Gouranga Samanta of CPI(M) in 1991, Hare Krishna Samanta of CPI(M) in 1987 and Hemanta Kumar Jana, Independent, in 1982. Gouranga Samanta of Bharater Biplabi Communist Party defeated Surya Kanta Mahapatra of Janata Party in 1977.
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