Bidhannagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Bidhannagar

বিধাননগর বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Bidhannagar is located in Kolkata
Bidhannagar
Bidhannagar
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates: 22°35′0″N 88°25′0″E / 22.58333°N 88.41667°E / 22.58333; 88.41667Coordinates: 22°35′0″N 88°25′0″E / 22.58333°N 88.41667°E / 22.58333; 88.41667
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictNorth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.116
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyBarasat
Electorate (year)198,318 (2011)

Bidhannagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: বিধাননগর বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 116 Bidhannagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation and Ward Nos. 19, 20 and 28 to 35 of South Dum Dum municipality.[1]

Bidhannagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 17 Barasat (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Bidhannagar Sujit Bose All India Trinamool Congress[2]
2016 Bidhannagar Sujit Bose All India Trinamool Congress

Election results

2021

2021 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Bidhannagar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Sabyasachi Dutta
AITC Sujit Bose
INC Abhishek Banerjee
Turnout
[[|N/A]] gain from [[|N/A]] Swing

2016

2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Bidhannagar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Sujit Bose 66,130 42.85 -16.68
INC Arunava Ghosh 59,142 38.32 N/A
BJP Susanta Ranjan Pal 21,735 14.08 +10.13
NOTA None of the above 3,255 0.02
Majority 6,988 4.52
Turnout 154,303 68.01
AITC hold Swing

2011

In the 2011 election, Sujit Bose of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Palash Das of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Bidhannagar[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Sujit Bose 88,642 59.53
CPI (M) Palash Das 52,717 35.40
BJP Ashoke Sarkar 5,877 3.95
Independent Palash Biswas 1,668 1.12
Majority 35,925 24.13
Turnout 148,904 75.08
AITC win (new seat)
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

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 2 (See template talk page for details)


References

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Bidhannagar. Empowering India. Retrieved 24 April 2011.
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