Vidyasagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidyasagar
বিদ্যাসাগর বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Vidyasagar is located in Kolkata
Vidyasagar
Vidyasagar
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°34′52″N 88°22′23″E / 22.58111°N 88.37306°E / 22.58111; 88.37306
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Kolkata
Year established 1951
Year abolished 2011
Lok Sabha constituency Calcutta North East

Vidyasagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: বিদ্যাসাগর বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) was an assembly constituency in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal.

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

It was part of Calcutta North East (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Vidyasagar Narayan Chandra Roy Independent[3]
1957 Narayan Chandra Roy Communist Party of India[4]
1962 Narayan Chandra Roy Communist Party of India[5]
1967 Narayan Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
1969 Samar Kumar Rudra Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1971 Abdur Rauf Ansari Indian National Congress[8]
1972 Abdur Rauf Ansari Indian National Congress[9]
1977 Sumanta Kumar Hira Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1982 Sumanta Kumar Hira Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1987 Sumanta Kumar Hira Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1991 Debesh Das Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
1996 Tapati Saha Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2001 Debesh Das Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2006 Debesh Das Communist Party of India (Marxist)[16]

Results[edit]

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006 state assembly elections,[16] Anadi Kumar Sahu of CPI(M) won the 157 Vidyasagar assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Pryal Chaudhury of Congress. Lakshmi Kanta Dey of CPI(M) defeated Mahua Mondal of Trinamool Congress in 2001.[15] Tapas Roy of Congress defeated Abir Lal Mukherjee of CPI(M) in 1996.[14]Lakshmi Kanta Dey of CPI(M) defeated Tapas Roy of Congress in 1991,[13] Samir Chakraborty of Congress in 1987,[12] and Biren Mahanti of Congress in 1982.[11] Samar Kumar Rudra of CPI(M) defeated Tapan Kumar Sikdar of Janata Party in 1977.[10][17]

1951-1972[edit]

Md. Shamsuzzoha of Congress won in 1972[9]and 1971[8]defeating Samar Kumar Rudra of CPI(M) in both the years. Samar Kumar Rudra of CPI(M) won in 1969[7]defeating Mrinal Kanti Rudra of Congress. Narayan Chandra Roy representing CPI(M) won in 1967[6] defeating D.L.Dutt of Congress. Narayan Chandra Roy representing CPI won in 1962[5]defeating B.Halder of Congress and 1957[4]defeating Shankar Prasad Mitra of Congress. In independent India’s first election Narayan Chandra Roy, contesting as an Independent candidate won the Vidyasagar assembly seat defeating Nalin Chandra Pal of Congress.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  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 2010-11-15. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, Assembly Constituency No. 176. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 129. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 127. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 146. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 146. Election Commission. Retrieved 2 December 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 144. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 144. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal". Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  17. ^ "157 - Vidyasagar Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 22°34′52″N 88°22′23″E / 22.581°N 88.373°E / 22.581; 88.373