Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly Constituency

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Canning Paschim
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Canning Paschim Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Canning Paschim is located in West Bengal
Canning Paschim
Canning Paschim
Location in West Bengal
Canning Paschim is located in India
Canning Paschim
Canning Paschim
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°18′50″N 88°39′54″E / 22.3139917°N 88.6650753°E / 22.3139917; 88.6650753Coordinates: 22°18′50″N 88°39′54″E / 22.3139917°N 88.6650753°E / 22.3139917; 88.6650753
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.138
TypeReserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Electorate (year)177,379 (2011)

Canning Paschim (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, Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following:[1]

  • Canning I community development block
  • Narayanpur gram panchayat of Canning II community development block

Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a part of No. 19 Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency).

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1957 Canning Khagendra Nath Naskar Indian National Congress[2]
Abdus Shukur Indian National Congress[2]
1962 Khagendra Nath Naskar Indian National Congress[3]
1967 A.C.Halder Bangla Congress[4]
1969 Narayan Naskar Indian National Congress[5]
1971 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[6]
1972 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[7]
1977 Canning Paschim Chittaranjan Mirdha Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
1982 Chittaranjan Mirdha Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1987 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[10]
1991 Bimal Mistry Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1996 Bimal Mistry Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
2001 Gobinda Chandra Naskar All India Trinamool Congress[13]
2006 Dwijapada Mondal Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2011 Shyamal Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[15]
2016 Shyamal Mondal All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Canning Paschim[15][16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Shyamal Mondal 81,736 53.35 +3.06
CPI (M) Joydeb Purkait 62,122 40.55 -1.14
BJP Manojit Mondal 6,108 3.99
BSP Ajit Kumar Majumdar 3,236
Turnout 153,202 86.37
AITC gain from CPI (M) Swing 4.20
e • d 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]


e • d 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[17] 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

In 2006,[14] Dwijapada Mondal of CPI(M) won the Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) defeating his nearest rival, Gobinda Chandra Naskar of AITC. In 2001,[13] Gobinda Chandra Naskar of AITC defeated Bimal Mistry of CPI(M). Bimal Mistry of CPI(M) defeated Bhaskar Sinha of INC in 1996[12] and 1991.[11] Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC defeated Chittaranjan Mirdha of CPI(M) in 1987.[10] Chittaranjan Mirdha of CPI(M) defeated Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC in 1982[9] and 1977.[8][18]

Legislative Assembly Elections 1957-1972

Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC won the Canning (Vidhan Sabha constituency) in 1972[7] and 1971.[6] Narayan Naskar of INC won in 1969.[5] A.C.Halder of Bangla Congress won in 1967.[4] Khagendra Nath Naskar of INC won in 1962.[3] In 1957,[2] Canning (Vidhan Sabha constituency) had joint seats. Khagendra Nath Naskar and Abdus Shukur, both of INC, won. The seat did not exist prior to that.

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, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  16. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Canning Paschim. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  17. ^ group="template reference">http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/other-states/article2021281.ece
  18. ^ "105 - Canning West (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
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