Saptagram (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||28. Hooghly|
|Electorate (year)||186,561 (2011)|
Saptagram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: মপ্তগ্রাম বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Committee Bansberia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011 and a new constituency comes into being at Saptagram.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 193 Saptagram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Bansberia municipality, Aknna, Amnan, Goswami Malipara, Harit and Mahanad gram panchayats of Polba Dadpur community development block, and Mogra II and Saptagram gram panchayats of Chinsurah Mogra community development block.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Saptagram||Tapan Dasgupta||All India Trinamool Congress|
|West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Saptagram|
|Trinamool Congress||Tapan Dasgupta||90,289||56.51|
|CPI(ML) Liberation||Sadhan Mal||3,612||2.26|
|BJP||Kartick Chandra Paul||3,559||2.23|
|Trinamool Congress win (new seat)|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006 in the now defunct Bansberia constituency.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||1||12|
|Marxist Forward Bloc||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 1, constituencies abolished – 2
- "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
- "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2015.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Saptagram. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.