Bharatpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Bharatpur
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Bharatpur is located in West Bengal
Bharatpur
Bharatpur
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 23°52′45″N 88°05′18″E / 23.87917°N 88.08833°E / 23.87917; 88.08833Coordinates: 23°52′45″N 88°05′18″E / 23.87917°N 88.08833°E / 23.87917; 88.08833
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Constituency No 69
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 10. Baharampur
Electorate (year) 181,496 (2011)

Bharatpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 69 Bharatpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Bharatpur II community development block, and Alugram, Amlai, Bharatpur, Sijgram and Talgram gram panchayats of Bharatpur I community development block.[1]

Bharatpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 10 Baharampur (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Bharatpur Bijoyendu Narayan Roy Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Goalbandhan Trivedi Indian National Congress[3]
1962 Shambhu Gopal Das Revolutionary Socialist Party[4]
1967 S.Sinha Indian National Congress [5]
1969 Satyapada Bhattachayya Indian National Congress[6]
1971 Khondekor Md Nure Ahasan Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1972 Kumar Dipti Sengupta Indian National Congress [8]
1977 Satyapada Bhattachatyya Revolutionary Socialist Party[9]
1982 Satyapada Bhattachatyya Revolutionary Socialist Party[10]
1987 Satyapada Bhattachatyya Revolutionary Socialist Party[11]
1991 Id Mohammad Revolutionary Socialist Party[12]
1996 Id Mohammad Revolutionary Socialist Party[13]
2001 Id Mohammad Revolutionary Socialist Party[14]
2006 Id Mohammad Revolutionary Socialist Party[15]
2011 Id Mohammad Revolutionary Socialist Party[16]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 election, Id Mohammad of RSP defeated his nearest rival Daliya Begum of Congress.

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Bharatpur constituency[16][17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
RSP Id Mohammad 70,658 47.78 -1.78
INC Daliya Begum 68,729 46.48 +2.64
Independent Somnath Goswami 3,711 2.51
BJP Madhusudan Saha 3,243 2.19
Independent Ranjit Konai 1,534
Turnout 147,875 81.48
RSP hold Swing -0.89

Somnath Goswami, contesting as an independent, was a Congress rebel.[18]

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Murshidabad district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Indian National Congress 14 Increase8
Trinamool Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 5 Decrease1
Revolutionary Socialist Party 1 Decrease4
Samajwadi Party 1 Decrease0
Forward bloc 0 Decrease1

Note: New constituencies – 4, constituencies abolished – 1 (See template talk page for details)


1977–2006[edit]

In the 2006,[15] 2001,[14] 1996[13] and 1991[12] state assembly elections Id Mohammad of RSP won the Bharatpur assembly seat defeating Afzal Hossain Khan of Congress, Debasish Chatterjee, Independent, Satya Narayan Banerjee, Independent, and Abdul Malek of Congress, respectively. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Satyapada Bhattachatyya of RSP defeated Khairul Khondakar of Congress in 1987[11] and Abdul Mannan of Congress/ Independent in 1982[10] and 1977.[9][19]

1951–1972[edit]

Kumar Dipti Sengupta of Congress won in 1972.[8] Khondekor Md Nure Ahasan of CPI(M) won in 1971.[7] Satyapada Bhattachayya of Congress won in 1969.[6] S.Sinha of Congress won in 1967.[5] Shambhu Gopal Das of RSP won in 1962.[4] Goalbadan Trivedi of Congress won in 1957.[3] In independent India’s first election in 1951 Bijoyendu Narayan Roy of Congress won the Bharatpur seat.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 13 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  17. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Bharatpur. Empowering India. Retrieved 20 April 2011. 
  18. ^ "Murshidabad, Birbhum Independents pose problems for official candidates". The Statesman 6 April 2011. Retrieved 5 June 2011. 
  19. ^ "68 - Bharatpur Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 26 September 2010.