Naihati (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Naihati
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Naihati is located in West Bengal
Naihati
Naihati
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°54′N 88°25′E / 22.900°N 88.417°E / 22.900; 88.417Coordinates: 22°54′N 88°25′E / 22.900°N 88.417°E / 22.900; 88.417
Country  India
State West Bengal
District North 24 Parganas
Constituency No. 104
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 15. Barrackpore
Electorate (year) 152,602 (2011)

Naihati (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 104 Naihati (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Naihati municipality, and Jethia, Kampa-Chakla, Majhipara–Palasi and Shibdaspur gram panchayats of Barrackpore I community development block.[1]

Naihati (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 15 Barrackpore (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Naihati [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Partha Bhowmick 75,842 57.39 +10.91#
CPI(M) Ranjit Kundu 48,012 36.50 -12.50
BJP Biswajit Sur 2,821 2.14
Independent Saumen Sarkar 1,933
CPI(ML)(L) Subrata Sengupta 1,547
BSP Biswajit Sarkar 946
Independent Ranjit Paul 78
Turnout 131,522 86.19
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 23.21#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Uttar 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 28 Increase23
Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease16
Forward Bloc 0 Decrease3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 Decrease1
Communist Party of India 1 Increase1

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006, 2001 and 1996 state assembly elections, Ranjit Kundu of CPI (M) won the Naihati assembly seat defeating Dhillon Sarkar of Trinamool Congress in 2006, Tarun Adhikary of Trinamool Congress in 2001 and of Congress in 1996. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Tarun Adhikary of Congress won the seat defeating Shyamal Bhattacharjee of JD in 1991 and Gopal Basu of CPI (M) in 1987. Ajit Basu of CPI (M) won the seat in 1982 defeating Ranjit Bhattacharya of Congress. Gopal Basu of CPI (M) won in 1977 defeating Jagadish Chakrabarty of Congress.[5]

1951-1972[edit]

Tarapada Mukhopadhyay of Congress won in 1972. Gopal Basu of CPI(M) won in 1971 and 1969. G.Bhattacharya of Congress won in 1967. Gopal Basu of CPI won in 1962 and 1957. In independent India’s first election in 1951 Suresh Chandra Paul of Congress won from Naihati.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  2. ^ "Naihati". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-13. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Naihati. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Naihati. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  5. ^ "129 - Naihati Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-15.