Uluberia Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Uluberia Uttar
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Uluberia Uttar is located in West Bengal
Uluberia Uttar
Uluberia Uttar
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°07′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.11667°E / 22.46667; 88.11667Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°07′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.11667°E / 22.46667; 88.11667
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Constituency No. 177
Type Reserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituency 26. Uluberia
Electorate (year) 170,566 (2011)

Uluberia Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (earlier known Uluberia North) is an assembly constituency in Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 177 Uluberia Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Amta, Bhandargachha, Chandrapur, Khardah, Raspur, Sirajbati, Udang I and Udang II gram panchayats of Amta I community development block and Baniban, Basudevpur, Joyargori, Tehatta Kantaberia I, Tehatta Kantaberia II and Tulsiberia gram panchayats of Uluberia II community development bloc.[1]

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

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Uluberia Uttar [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Dr. Nirmal Maji 76,469 52.45 +4.92#
CPI(M) Bhim Ghuku 58,021 39.79 -9.11
BJP Archana Ray 6,381 4.38
Independent Subal Ghuku 1,559
BSP Shyamapada Dhara 1,427
Indian Unity Centre Mohit Kar 1,180
Independent Ajit Kumar Maji 767
Turnout 145,840 85.40
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 14.03#

.# 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 and 2001 state assembly elections Mohan Mondal of CPI(M) won the Uluberia North assembly seat defeating Gopal Dolui and Ram Janam Majhi, both of Trinamool Congress, respectively. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Ram Janam Majhi representing Congress defeated Asta Das of CPI(M) in 1996. Raj Kumar Mondal of CPI(M) defeated Gunakar Sinha of Congress in 1991, Gobinda Sinha of Congress in 1987, Gunakar Singh of Congress in 1982, and Arun Pramnik of Janata Party in 1977.[5]

1951-1972[edit]

Raj Kumar Mandal of CPI(M) won in 1972 and 1971. Kalipada Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1969. A.L. Majumdar of Forward Bloc won in 1967. Bejoy Bhusan Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1962. In 1957 and 1951 Uluberia had a double seat. Abani Kumar Basu of Congress and Bijoy Bhusan Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1957. Bijoy Mondal and Bibhuti Bhusan Ghosh, both of All India Forward Bloc (Ruikar) won in 1951.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  2. ^ "Uluberia Uttar". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Uluberia Uttar. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Uluberia Uttar. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  5. ^ "170 - Uluberia North (SC) 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.