Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency)
Existence 1951-present
Reservation None
Current MP Suvendu Adhikari
Party Trinamool Congress
Elected Year 2009
State West Bengal
Total Electors 1,271,230
Assembly Constituencies Tamluk
Panskura Purba
Moyna
Nandakumar
Mahisadal
Haldia (SC)
Nandigram

Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Tamluk in West Bengal. All the seven segments of No. 30 Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency) are in Purba Medinipur district.

Assembly segments[edit]

As per order of the Delimitation Commission issued in 2006 in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, parliamentary constituency no. 30 Tamluk is composed of the following segments:[1]

Prior to delimitation Tamluk Lok Sabha constituency was composed of the following assembly segments:[2]

Election results[edit]

General election 2014[edit]

Indian general elections, 2014: Tamluk
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Badsha Alam
INC Sk. Anwar Ali
AITMC Suvendu Adhikari
CPI(M) Sk. Ibrahim Ali
General Election, 2009: Tamluk[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Suvendu Adhikari 637,664
CPI(M) Lakshman Chandra Seth 464,706
BJP Rajyashree Chaudhuri 20,573
AUDF Jahed Sek 8,486
BSP Manoranjan Mandal 5,891
Independent Sheikh Nurul Islam 5,401
LJP Manik Chandra Mondal 2,044
Independent Bhakti Adhikary 1,985
Independent Abdur Rejak Seikh 1,456
Turnout 1,148,206 90.32
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing
e • d Indian general election, 2009
West Bengal summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 19 Increase18
Indian National Congress 6 Increase0
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 9 Decrease17
Communist Party of India 2 Decrease1
Revolutionary Socialist Party 2 Decrease1
Forward bloc 2 Decrease1
Bharatiya Janata Party 1 Increase1

Source: List of successful candidates in General Elections 2009 to the 15th Lok Sabha
Statitical Report on General Elections 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha


Results prior to 2009[edit]

Results of elections held prior to 2009 are summarised below:

Year Winner Runner-up
Candidate Party Candidate Party
1951[4][5] Satish Chandra Samanta Indian National Congress Tripati Hrishikesh KMPP
1957[6] Satish Chandra Samanta Indian National Congress Gobinda Chandra. Bhowmick Forward Bloc
1962[7] Satish Chandra Samanta Indian National Congress Gobinda Chandra. Bhowmick Forward Bloc
1967[8] Satish Chandra Samanta Bangla Congress G. Bhowmick Indian National Congress
1971[9] Satish Chandra Samanta Bangla Congress Aruna Asaf Ali Communist Party of India
1977[10] Sushil Kumar Dhara Bharatiya Lok Dal Satish Chandra Samanta Indian National Congress
1980 Satyagopal Mishra Communist Party of India (Marxist) Shyam Das Bhattacharya Indian National Congress (I)
1984 Satyagopal Mishra Communist Party of India (Marxist) Saradindu Samanta Indian National Congress
1989 Satyagopal Mishra Communist Party of India (Marxist) Jayanta Bhattacharya Indian National Congress
1991 Satyagopal Mishra Communist Party of India (Marxist) Jayanta Bhattacharya Indian National Congress
1996 Jayanta Bhattacharya Indian National Congress Lakshman Chandra Seth Communist Party of India (Marxist)
1998 Lakshman Chandra Seth Communist Party of India (Marxist) Nirmalendu Bhattacharjee Trinamool Congress
1999 Lakshman Chandra Seth Communist Party of India (Marxist) Nirmalendu Bhattacharjee All India Trinamool Congress
2004 Lakshman Chandra Seth Communist Party of India (Marxist) Suvendu Adhikari All India Trinamool Congress

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18". Table B – Extent of Parliamentary Constituencies. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2009-05-27. 
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "General Elections, 2009 (15th Lok Sabha) Constituency Wise Detailed Results". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-25. 
  4. ^ "Election results for Tamluk". Retrieved 2009-08-22. 
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 1951". Election Commission. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  6. ^ "General Elections, India, 1957". Election Commission. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  7. ^ "General Elections, India, 1962". Election Commission. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  8. ^ "General Elections, India, 1967". Election Commission. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  9. ^ "General Elections, India, 1971". Election Commission. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  10. ^ "30 – Tamluk Parliamentary Constituency, West Bengal". Partywise Comparison since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 

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