Baruipur Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Baruipur Purba
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Baruipur Purba is located in West Bengal
Baruipur Purba
Baruipur Purba
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°21′00″N 88°26′00″E / 22.35000°N 88.43333°E / 22.35000; 88.43333Coordinates: 22°21′00″N 88°26′00″E / 22.35000°N 88.43333°E / 22.35000; 88.43333
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Constituency No 137
Type Reserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituency Jadavpur
Electorate (year) 188,910 (2011)

Baruipur Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is reserved for scheduled castes.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 137 Baruipur Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Bamangachhi, Chaltaberia, Dhosa Chandaneswar, Jangalia, Khakurdaha and Narayanitala gram panchayats of Jaynagar community development block and Begumpur, Belegachhi, Brindakhali, Champahati, Hardhah, Nabagram, Ramnagar I, Ramnagar II and South Garia gram panchayats of Baruipur community development block.[1]

Baruipur Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 22 Jadavpur (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Baruipore Lalit Kumar Sinha Communist Party of India[2]
Abdus Shokur Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Baruipur Khagendra Kumar Roy Choudhury Communist Party of India[3]
Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India[3]
1962 Sakti Kumar Sarkar Indian National Congress[4]
1967 Kumud Ranjan Mondal Samyukta Socialist Party[5]
1969 Kumud Ranjan Mondal Samyukta Socialist Party[6]
1971 Bimal Mistry Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1972 Lalit Gayen Indian National Congress[8]
1977 Hemen Mojumdar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1982 Hemen Mojumdar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1987 Hemen Mojumdar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1991 Sovandeb Chattopadhyay Indian National Congress[12]
1996 Sovandeb Chattopadhyay Indian National Congress[13]
2001 Arup Bhadra All India Trinamool Congress[14]
2006 Rahul Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2011 Baruipur Purba Nirmal Mandal All India Trinamool Congress[16]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In 2011 Nirmal Mondal of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Bimal Mistry of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Baruipur Purba (SC) constituency[16][17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Nirmal Mandal 83,636 52.19
CPI(M) Bimal Mistri 65,157 40.66
BJP Tapas Naskar 5,432 3.39
BSP Sukumar Mandal 1,721 1.07
Independent Shibdas Naskar 1,627 1.02
Independent Pramod Mandal 1,429 0.89
PDS Rabindranath Mistri 1,239 0.77
Turnout 160,241 82.91
AITMC win (new seat)
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Dakshin 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 26 Increase19
Indian National Congress 0 Decrease2
SUC 1 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease15
Revolutionary Socialist Party 1 Decrease2

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8 (See template talk page for details)


1977-2006 Baruipur[edit]

Up to 2006 Baruipur had a single seat. It was an open seat during the period. In the 2006 state assembly elections,[15]Rahul Ghosh of CPI(M) won the Baruipur assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Arup Bhadra of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Arup Bhadra of Trinamool Congress defeated Dr. Sujan Chakraborty of CPI(M) by 5 votes in 2001.[14]Sovandeb Chattopadhyay of Congress defeated Dr. Sujan Chakraborty of CPI(M) in 1996[13]and Hemen Mojumdar of CPI(M) in 1991.[12]Hemen Mojumdar of CPI(M) defeated Arup Bhadra of Congress in 1987,[11]Jalil Gazi of Congress in 1982[10]and Ram Kanta Mondal of Congress in 1977.[9][18]

1951-1972 Baruipur[edit]

During the period 1962 to 1972 the Baruipur seat was reserved for SC. Lalit Gayen of Congress won in 1972.[8] Bimal Mistry of CPI(M) won in 1971.[7]Kumud Ranjan Mondal of SSP won in 1969[6]and 1967.[5]Sakti Kumar Sarkar of Congress won in 1962.[4]In 1957 and 1951 Baruipur had joint seats. Khagendra Kumar Roy Choudhury and Gangadhar Naskar, both of CPI, won in 1957.[3]In independent India’s first election in 1951, Lalit Kumar Sinha of CPI and Abdus Shokur of Congress won from Baruipore (as it was then spelt).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010. 
  2. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  17. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Baruipur Purba. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011. 
  18. ^ "104 - Baruipur Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.