Nanoor (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Nanoor is located in West Bengal
Nanoor is located in India
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 23°42′N 87°52′E / 23.700°N 87.867°E / 23.700; 87.867Coordinates: 23°42′N 87°52′E / 23.700°N 87.867°E / 23.700; 87.867
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Birbhum
Constituency No. 287
Type Reserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituency 41. Bolpur (SC)
Electorate (year) 218,071 (2011)

Nanoor (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Birbhum district in the Indian state of West Bengal. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 287 Nanoor (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Nanoor community development block, and Bahiri Panchshowa, Kankalitala, Kasba, Sarpalehana Albandha, Sian Muluk and Singhee gram panchayats of Bolpur Sriniketan community development block.[1]

Nanoor (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 41 Bolpur (Lok Sabha constituency) (SC).[1]

Election results[edit]


In the 2011 elections, Gadhadar Hazra of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Shyamali Pradhan of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Nanoor [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Gadadhar Hazra 91,818 49.21 +8.77#
CPI(M) Shyamali Pradhan 85,955 46.07 -12.49
BJP Rajkumar Fulmali 8,811 4.72
Turnout 186,584 85.56
Trinamool Congress gain from CPI(M) Swing +21.26#

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

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Birbhum district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 6 Increase5
Indian National Congress 2 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2 Decrease4
Forward Bloc 1 Decrease2
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 Decrease1

Note: New constituency – 1, constituencies abolished – 2 (See template talk page for details)


In the 2006 state assembly elections, Joydeb Hazra of CPI(M) won the Nanoor (SC) seat defeating his nearest rival Gadadhar Hazra of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Ananda Gopal Das of CPI(M) defeated Krishnagopal Majhi of Trinamool Congress in 2001, Sibkinkar Saha of Congress in 1996 and 1991, and Adhir Kumar Saha of Congress in 1986. Banamali Das of CPI(M) defeated Sibkinkar Saha of Congress in 1982 and Dulal Saha of Congress in 1977.[5]


Dulal Saha of Congress won in 1972. Banamali Das of CPI(M) won in 1971 and 1969. S.Jash of Congress won in 1967. The Nannor constituency was not there in 1962 and 1957. It was a joint seat in 1951. It was won by Sisir Kumar Saha and Basanta Lal Murarka, both of Congress.[6]


  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18" (PDF). Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  2. ^ "Nanoor". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-28. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nanoor. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-04-20. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Nanoor. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-04-20. 
  5. ^ "283 – Nanoor (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-01. 
  6. ^ "Statistical Reports of Assembly Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-10-01.