Panskura Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Panskura Purba
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Panskura Purba is located in West Bengal
Panskura Purba
Panskura Purba
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°25′N 87°44′E / 22.417°N 87.733°E / 22.417; 87.733Coordinates: 22°25′N 87°44′E / 22.417°N 87.733°E / 22.417; 87.733
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Constituency No. 204
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency Tamluk
Electorate (year) 186,193

Panskura Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (earlier called Panskura East) (Bengali: পাঁসকুড়া পূ্র্ব বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Extent[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 204 Panskura Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Panskura II community development block.[1]

Panskura Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 30 Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Panskura (North) Rajani Kanta Pramanick Indian National Congress[2]
Panskura (South) Shyama Bhattacharya Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Panskura Purba Rajani Kanta Pramanik Indian National Congress[3]
1962 Rajani Kanta Pramanik Indian National Congress[4]
1967 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[5]
1969 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[6]
1971 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[7]
1972 Geeta Mukherjee Communist Party of India[8]
1977 Swades Ranjan Maji Janata Party[9]
1982 Swades Ranjan Maji Independent[10]
1987 Sibram Basu Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1991 Sisir Sarkar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1996 Biplab Roy Chowdhury Indian National Congress[13]
2001 Biplab Roy Chowdhury Nationalist Trinamool Congress[14]
2006 Amiya Kumar Sahoo Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2011 Biplab Roy Chowdhury All India Trinamool Congress[14]

Results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Panskura Purba [16][17][18]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Biplab Roy Chowdhury 82,957 50.71 +3.67#
CPI(M) Amiya Sahoo 69,790 42.66 -6.98
BJP Deb Kumar Maity 3,971 2.43
Independent Motahar Hossen Mallick 3,649
People's Democratic Conference of India Kamarujjaman Khann 1,750
Independent Sk. Mahim 1,640
Turnout 163,577 87.85
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 10.65#

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

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Purba Medinipur district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 16 Increase12
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Communist Party of India 0 Decrease3
WBSP/SP 0 Decrease3

1977-2006[edit]

In the 2006 state assembly elections Amiya Kumar Sahoo of CPI(M) won the Panskura East assembly seat defeating his nearest rival Biplab Ray Chowdhury of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Biplab Roychowdhury representing Trinamool Congress in 2001 and representing Congress in 1996, defeated Sisir Sarkar of CPI(M). Sisir Sarkar of CPI(M) defeated Biplab Roy Choudhury of Congress in 1991. Sibram Basu of CPI(M) defeated Rabindra Bag of Congress in 1987. Swades Ranjan Maji, Independent/ Janata Party, defeated Biplab Roy Choudhury representing ICS in 1982, and Adhir Kumar Chatterjee of Forward Bloc in 1977.[19]

1951-1972[edit]

Geeta Mukherjee of CPI won the Panskura East seat in 1972, 1971, 1969 and 1967. Rajani Kanta Pramanik of Congress won in 1962 and 1957. In independent first election in 1951, the two Pankura seats were named Panskura North and Panskura South. While Rajanikanta Pramanik of Congress won the Panskura North seat, Shyama Bhattacharya of Congress won the Panskura South seat.[20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  4. ^ "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  6. ^ "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  7. ^ "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  8. ^ "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  9. ^ "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  11. ^ "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  12. ^ "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  13. ^ "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. ^ "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014. 
  16. ^ "Panskura Purba". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  17. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Panskura Purba. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  18. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Panskura Purba. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  19. ^ "201 - Panskura East Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-07. 
  20. ^ "Statistical Reports of Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-01.