Uluberia Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Uluberia Purba
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Uluberia Purba is located in West Bengal
Uluberia Purba
Uluberia Purba
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°07′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.11667°E / 22.46667; 88.11667Coordinates: 22°28′00″N 88°07′00″E / 22.46667°N 88.11667°E / 22.46667; 88.11667
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Constituency No. 176
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 26. Uluberia
Electorate (year) 176,255 (2011)

Uluberia Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, while Uluberia Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) comes into existence in 2011, Kalyanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from the same year.[1]

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, the newly constituted No. 176 Uluberia Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Uluberia municipality, and Khalisani and Raghudevpur gram panchayats of Uluberia II community development block.[1]

Uluberia Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 26 Uluberia (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Uluberia Purba [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Haider Aziz Safwi 68,975 46.48 +3.38#
CPI(M) Mohan Mondal 49,391 33.28 -15.12#
BJP Papiya Mandal 21,530 14.51
Independent Sekh Sajahan 2,926
BSP Sunil Singh 1,226
Independent Manujendralal Mukherjee 1,133
Independent Lakshmikanta Hazra 911
JD(U) Bikash Kumar Dutta 853
Indian Unity Centre Sk Marful Islam 758
Independent Musiyar Molla 707
Turnout 148,410 84.2
AITMC gain from CPI(M) Swing 18.50#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together, as well as the CPI(M) vote percentage, for the now-defunct Kalyanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) in 2006.

e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Howrah district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 15 Increase13
Indian National Congress 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease11
Forward bloc 0 Decrease3


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  2. ^ "Uluberia Purba". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Uluberia Purba. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Uluberia Purba. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-01.