Udaynarayanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Udaynarayanpur
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Udaynarayanpur is located in West Bengal
Udaynarayanpur
Udaynarayanpur
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°45′18″N 87°59′13″E / 22.75500°N 87.98694°E / 22.75500; 87.98694Coordinates: 22°45′18″N 87°59′13″E / 22.75500°N 87.98694°E / 22.75500; 87.98694
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Constituency No. 182
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 26. Uluberia
Electorate (year) 190,722 (2011)

Udaynarayanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 182 Udaynarayanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Udaynarayanpur community development block, and Anulia, Balichak, Basantapur, Kanpur and Khosalpur gram panchayats of Amta I community development block.[1]

Udaynarayanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 26 Uluberia (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Udaynarayanpur [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Samir Panja 91,879 55.11 +8.45#
CPI(M) Chandralekha Bag 67,988 40.78 -9.13
BJP Tapan Dhara 3,746 2.25
Independent Narayan Chandra Bhunyia 1,724
Independent Gobinda Pandit 1,386
Turnout 166,723 87.42
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 17.58#

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

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Howrah district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 15 Increase13
Indian National Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease11
Forward bloc 0 Decrease3

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006 state assembly elections, Chandralekha Bag of CPI(M) won the Udaynarayanpur seat defeating her nearest rival Samir Kumar Panja of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Nani Gopal Chowdhury of CPI(M) defeated Sukhendu Sekhar Roy of Trinamool Congress in 2001 and Shyamal Ranjan Karar of Congress in 1996. Pannalal Maji of CPI(M) defeated Saroj Ranjan Karar of Congress in 1991, 1987, 1982 and 1977.[5]

1962-1977[edit]

Saroj Karar of Congress won in 1972. Pannalal Maji of CPI(M) won in 1971, 1969 and 1967. Arabinda Roy of Congress won in 1962. Prior to that the Udaynarayanpur seat did not exist.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  2. ^ "Udaynarayanpur". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Udaynarayanpur. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Udaynarayanpur. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  5. ^ "176 - Udaynarayanpur Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-11-25.