Bishnupur, South 24 Parganas (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district

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Bishnupur
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Bishnupur Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Bishnupur is located in West Bengal
Bishnupur
Bishnupur
Location in West Bengal
Bishnupur is located in India
Bishnupur
Bishnupur
Location in India
Coordinates: Coordinates:
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.146
TypeReserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituencyDiamond Harbour
Electorate (year)210,543 (2011)

Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a Legislative Assembly constituency of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal. It is reserved for Scheduled Castes.

Overview

As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the Delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following:[1]

Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a part of No. 21 Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency).

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1952 Bishnupur Basanta Kumar Mal Indian National Congress[2]
Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India[2]
1957 Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India[3]
Rabindranath Roy Communist Party of India[3]
1962 Bishnupur Paschim Jugal Chandra Santra Indian National Congress[4]
Bishnupur Purba Santilata Mondal Indian National Congress[4]
1967 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[5]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Kumar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[5]
1969 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Kumar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[6]
1971 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
Bishnupur Purba Ram Krishna Bar Indian National Congress[7]
1972 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
Bishnupur Purba Ram Krishna Bar Indian National Congress[8]
1977 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1982 Bishnupur Paschim Provash Chandra Roy Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1987 Bishnupur Paschim Kashi Nath Adak Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1991 Bishnupur Paschim Kashi Nath Adak Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
Bishnupur Purba Sundar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1996 Bishnupur Paschim Sankar Saran Sarkar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
Bishnupur Purba Ananda Kumar Biswas Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
2001 Bishnupur Paschim Subrata Bakshi All India Trinamool Congress[14]
Bishnupur Purba Dilip Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[14]
2006 Bishnupur Paschim Rathin Sarkar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
Bishnupur Purba Ananda Kumar Biswas Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2011 Bishnupur Dilip Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[16]
2016 Dilip Mondal All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Bishnupur[16][17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Dilip Mondal 95,912 53.35
CPI (M) Sudhin Sinha 70,862 39.41
BJP Sekhar Naskar 5,745 3.20
Independent Prabhat Kiran Mondal 3,636
PDS Gopinath Naskar 1,735
Turnout 179,791 85.39
AITC win (new seat)
 West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Dakshin 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 26 Increase19
Indian National Congress 0 Decrease2
SUCI(C) 1 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Decrease15
Revolutionary Socialist Party 1 Decrease2

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8[a]


 Summary of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, 2011 result
Party Seats contested Seats won Seat change Vote share Swing
Trinamool Congress 226 184 Increase154 38.93%
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 213 40 Decrease136 30.08%
Indian National Congress 66[18] 42 Increase21 9.09%
All India Forward Bloc 34 11 Decrease12 4.80%
Revolutionary Socialist Party (India) 23 7 Decrease13 2.96%
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha 3 3 Increase3 0.72%
Communist Party of India 14 2 Decrease6 1.84
Samajwadi Party 5 1 Increase1 0.74%
Socialist Unity Centre of India (C) 30 1 Decrease1 0.44%
Democratic Socialist Party 2 1 Increase1 0.35%
Independents 2 Decrease4 3.13%
Bharatiya Janata Party 289 0 Steady 4.06%
 
Trinamool and allies 227 Increase192
Left Front 62 Decrease168
Total 294
Turnout:
Source: Election Commission of India


Legislative Assembly Elections 1977-2006

From 1977 to 2006, Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) had two seats. In 2006,[15] Ananda Kumar Biswas of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Purba seat defeating his nearest rival Dilip Mondal of AITC and Rathin Sarkar of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat defeating his nearest rival Madan Mitra of AITC. Dilip Mondal of AITC won the Bishnupur Purba seat defeating Ananda Kumar Biswas of CPI(M) and Subrata Bakshi of AITC won the Bishnupur Paschim seat defeating Rathin Sarkar of CPI(M) in 2001.[14] Ananda Kumar Biswas of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Purba seat defeating Mahadeb Naskar of INC and Sankar Saran Naskar of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat defeating Aruna Ghosh Dastidar of INC in 1996.[13] In 1991[12] and 1987,[11] Sundar Naskar of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Purba seat defeating Ram Krishna Bar and Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar, both of INC, respectively, and Kashi Nath Adak of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat defeating Aruna Ghosh Dastidar and Shaik Moquebul Haque, both of INC, respectively. In 1982[10] and 1977,[9] Sundar Naskar of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Purba seat defeating Mahadeb Naskar and Ram Krishna Bar, both of INC, respectively, and Provash Chandra Roy of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat defeating Niranjan Ghosh and Moaue Haque Shaik, both of INC, respectively.[19][20]

Legislative Assembly Elections 1952-1972

From 1962 to 1972, Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) had two seats. In 1972[8] and 1971,[7] Ram Krishna Bar of INC won the Bishnupur Purba seat and Provash Chandra Roy of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat. In 1969[6] and 1967,[5] Sundar Kumar Naskar of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Purba seat and Provash Chandra Roy of CPI(M) won the Bishnupur Paschim seat. In 1962,[4] Santilata Mondal of INC won the Bishnupur Purba seat and Jugal Chandra Santra of INC won the Bishnupur Paschim seat. In 1957 and 1952, Bishnupur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) had joint seats. In 1957,[3] Provash Chandra Roy and Rabindranath Roy, both of CPI, won. In 1952,[2] Basanta Kumar Mal of INC and Provash Chandra Roy of CPI, won.

References

Notes

  1. ^ Five constituencies were totally abolished in 2011 in Dakshin 24 Parganas district. These were: Mathurapur, Garden Reach, Dhakuria, Kabitirtha and Alipore. Totally new constituencies created numbered three: Raidighi, Kasba and Metiaburuz. Baruipur (single constituency) was replaced by two new constituencies – Baruipur Purba and Baruipur Paschim. Sonarpur (single constituency) was replaced by two new constituencies – Sonarpur Uttar and Sonarpur Dakshin. Bishnupur (single constituency) replaced two old constituencies – Bishnupur East and Bishnupur West. A number of constituencies were renamed.

Citations

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  3. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  4. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  5. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  6. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  7. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  8. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  9. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  10. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  11. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  12. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  13. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  14. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  15. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  17. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Bishnupur. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  18. ^ group="template reference">http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/other-states/article2021281.ece
  19. ^ "110 - Bishnupur Purba (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  20. ^ "111 - Bishnupur Paschim Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
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