Bagnan (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Bagnan
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Bagnan is located in West Bengal
Bagnan
Bagnan
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 87°58′00″E / 22.46667°N 87.96667°E / 22.46667; 87.96667Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 87°58′00″E / 22.46667°N 87.96667°E / 22.46667; 87.96667
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Constituency No 180
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 26. Uluberia
Electorate (year) 180,514 (2011)

Bagnan (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. 180 Bagnan (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Bagnan II community development block, and Bagnan I, Bagnan II, Bangalpur, Haturia I, Haturia II and Khalore gram panchayats of Bagnan I community development block.[1]

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

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Bagnan Shambhu Charan Mukhopadhyay Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Amal Kumar Ganguli Communist Party of India[3]
1962 Ranjit Kumar Ghosh Choudhury Indian National Congress[4]
1967 Ranjit Kumar Ghosh Choudhury Indian National Congress[5]
1969 Nirupama Chatterjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
1971 Nirupama Chatterjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1972 Susanta Bhattacharjee Indian National Congress[8]
1977 Susanta Bhattacharjee Indian National Congress[9]
1982 Susanta Bhattacharjee Indian National Congress[10]
1987 Susanta Bhattacharjee Indian National Congress[11]
1991 Nirupama Chatterjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1996 Sabuj Dutta Indian National Congress[13]
2001 Nirupama Chatterjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2006 Akkel Ali Khan Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2011 Arunava Sen All India Trinamool Congress[16]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Bagnan constituency[16][17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Arunava Sen (Raja) 82,730 53.55 +1.31#
CPI(M) Akkel Ali 63,460 41.08 -4.05
BJP Tapan Kumar Mondal 3,965 2.57
Independent Sanjit Patra 1,519
Independent Abesh Mitra 764
Indian Unity Centre Anwar Mallick 710
CPI(ML) Liberation Debabrata Bhakta 533
Independent Fatema Begam 410
JD(U) Amal Ghosh 386
Turnout 154,477 85.58
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 5.363

.# 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,[15] Akkel Ali Khan of CPI(M) won the Bagnan assembly seat, defeating his nearest rival Arup Roy of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Nirupama Chatterjee of CPI(M) defeated Sabuj Dutta of Trinamool Congress in 2001.[14] Sabuj Dutta of Congress defeated Nirupama Chatterjee of CPI(M) in 1996.[13]Nirupama Chatterjee of CPI(M) defeated Sanat Kumar Misra of Congress in 1991,[12] and Susanta Bhattacharjee of Congress in 1987,[11] 1982[10] and 1977.[9][18]

1951-1972[edit]

Susanta Bhattacharjee of Congress won in 1972.[8]Nirupama Chatterjee of CPI(M) won in 1971[7] and 1969.[6] Ranjit Kumar Ghosh Choudhury of Congress won in 1967[5] and 1962.[4] Amal Kumar Ganguli of CPI won in 1957.[3] In independent India’s first election in 1951,[2] Sambhu Charan Mukhopadhyay of Congress won the Bagnan seat.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 July 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, Assembly Constituency No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No ?. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015. 
  17. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Bagnan. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011. 
  18. ^ "173 - Bagnan Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 November 2010.