Beleghata (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Beleghata
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Beleghata is located in Kolkata
Beleghata
Beleghata
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°33′54″N 88°23′10″E / 22.56500°N 88.38611°E / 22.56500; 88.38611Coordinates: 22°33′54″N 88°23′10″E / 22.56500°N 88.38611°E / 22.56500; 88.38611
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Kolkata
Constituency No 164
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 24. Kolkata Uttar
Electoral system First past the post

Beleghata (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (archaic spelling:Beliaghata) (Bengali: বেলেঘাটা বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 164 Beleghata (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 35, 36 and 57, of Kolkata Municipal Corporation.[1]

Beleghata (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 24 Kolkata Uttar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]Prior to the Indian general election, 2009 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 Beliaghata Rama Sankar Prasad Communist Party of India[3]
Jagat Basu Communist Party of India[3]
1957 Rama Sankar Prasad Communist Party of India[4]
Jagat Basu Communist Party of India[4]
1962 Beliaghata North Jagat Basu Communist Party of India[5]
Beliaghata South Ganesh Prasad Roy Indian National Congress[5]
1967 Beliaghata North Krishna Pada Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
Beliaghata South Ganesh Prasad Roy Indian National Congress[6]
1969 Beliaghata North Krishna Pada Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
Beliaghata South Niranjan Baral Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1971 Beliaghata North Krishna Pada Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
Beliaghata South Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar Indian National Congress[8]
1972 Beliaghata North Ananta Kumar Bharati Indian National Congress[9]
Beliaghata South Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar Indian National Congress[9]
1977 Beliaghata Krishnapada Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1982 Krishnapada Ghosh Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1987 Manabendra Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1991 Manabendra Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
1996 Manabendra Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2001 Manabendra Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2006 Manabendra Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[16]
2011 Beleghata Paresh Paul All India Trinamool Congress[17]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 elections, Paresh Paul of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Anadi Sahoo of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Beleghata constituency[17][18]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Paresh Paul 93,185 57.45 13.21
CPI(M) Anadi Sahoo 61,497 37.91 -15.09
BJP Arun Shaw 2,690 1.65
Independent Surendra Tewari 1,727
RJP Pradip Bose 1,440
BSP Nirmal Kanti Samaddar 893
Independent Sanjoy Ghosh 414
Independent Dilip Tripathi 349
Turnout 162195
Trinamool Congress gain from CPI(M) Swing


e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Kolkata summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 11 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease1
Rashtriya Janata Dal 0 Decrease1

Note: New constituencies – 3, constituencies abolished – 10


2006[edit]

In the 2006 elections, Manabendra Mukherjee of CPI(M) defeated his nearest rival Ashim Chatterjee of Trinamool Congress.

West Bengal assembly elections, 2006: Beleghata constituency [16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
CPI(M) Manab Mukherjee 48,251
Trinamool Congress Ashim Chatterjee 31,876
INC Kanak Debnath 8,397
Independent Kamal Krishna Pathak 1,153
Independent Nityananda Das 893
Independent Nabakumar Mondal 455
Turnout 162195
CPI(M) hold Swing

2001[edit]

In the 2001 elections, Manabendra Mukherjee of CPI(M) defeated his nearest rival Ajoy Sanyal of Trinamool Congress.

West Bengal assembly elections, 2001: Beleghata constituency [16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
CPI(M) Manab Mukherjee 48,600 48.19%
Trinamool Congress Ajoy Sanyal 47,103 46.71%
BJP Mohammad Oli 2,701 2.68%
Independent Suresh Kumar Rabidas 935 0.93%
Independent Ratan Lal Das 794 0.79%
Independent Ajoy Dey 262 0.26%
Independent Mahendra Mahato 235 0.23%
Independent Ajoy Kar 220 0.22%
Turnout 1,00,850 67.89%
CPI(M) hold Swing

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006, 2001, 1996, 1991 and 1987 state assembly elections, Manabendra Mukherjee of CPI(M) won the Beliaghata assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Ashim Chatterjee of Trinamool Congress in 2006, Ajoy Sanyal of Trinamool Congress in 2001, Krishna Debnath of Congress in 1996, Suresh Biswas of Congress in 1991 and Biresh Bose of Congress in 1987. Krishna Pada Ghosh of CPI(M) defeated Ashok Deb of Congress in 1982, and Premananda Bose of Janata Party in 1977.[19]

1962-1972 Beliaghata South[edit]

Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar of Congress won in 1972[9] and 1971.[8] Niranjan Baral of CPI(M) won 1969.[7] Ganesh Prosad.Roy of Congress won in 1967[6]and 1962.[5]

1962-1972 Beliaghata North[edit]

Ananta Kumar Bharati of Congress won in 1972.[9] Krishna Pada Ghosh of CPI(M) won in 1971,[8]1969,[7] and 1967.[6] Jagat Basu of CPI won in 1962.[5]

1951-1957 Beliaghata[edit]

Beliaghata was a joint seat in 1957[4] and 1951.[3]Rama Shankar Prasad and Jagat bose, both of CPI, won the seat in both the years.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Statistical Report on General Elections, 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha" (PDF). Volume III Details For Assembly Segments Of Parliamentary Constituencies. Election Commission of India. Archived (PDF) from the original on 6 October 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-01. 
  3. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, Assembly Constituency No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  4. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  5. ^ a b c d "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  6. ^ a b c d "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  7. ^ a b c d "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  8. ^ a b c d "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  9. ^ a b c d "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  10. ^ "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  11. ^ "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  12. ^ "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  13. ^ "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  14. ^ "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  15. ^ "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  16. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  17. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  18. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Beleghata. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011. 
  19. ^ "155 - Beliaghata Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 November 2010.