Gosaba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Gosaba
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Gosaba Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Gosaba is located in West Bengal
Gosaba
Gosaba
Location in West Bengal
Gosaba is located in India
Gosaba
Gosaba
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°09′55″N 88°48′28″E / 22.1652°N 88.8079°E / 22.1652; 88.8079Coordinates: 22°09′55″N 88°48′28″E / 22.1652°N 88.8079°E / 22.1652; 88.8079
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.127
TypeReserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Electorate (year)180,817 (2011)

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

  • Gosaba community development block
  • Masjidbati and Chunakhali gram panchayats of Basanti community development block

Gosaba (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
1967 Gosaba G.N.Mondal Bharatiya Jana Sangh[2]
1969 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[3]
1971 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[4]
1972 Paresh Chandra Baidya Indian National Congress[5]
1977 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[6]
1982 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[7]
1987 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[8]
1991 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[9]
1996 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[10]
2001 Ganesh Chandra Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[11]
2006 Chittaranjan Mondal Revolutionary Socialist Party[12]
2011 Jayanta Naskar All India Trinamool Congress[13]
2016 Jayanta Naskar All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2016

Legislative Assembly Election, 2016: Gosaba (SC)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Jayanta Naskar 90,716 50.52 -0.72
RSP Uttam Kumar Saha 71,045 39.56 -4.73
BJP Sonjoy Kr. Nayek 11,504 6.41
NOTA None of the above 3,109 1.73
SUCI(C) Dilip Mondal 1,058 0.58
LJP Dinabandhu Mondal 977 0.54
BSP Haripada Mondal 776 0.43
Mulnibasi Party of India Tushar Kanti Mondal 401 0.22
Turnout 179,578 84.75 -0.35
AITC hold Swing

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Gosaba[13][14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Jayanta Naskar 78,840 51.24 +5.11
RSP Samarendra Nath Mondal 68,158 44.29 -4.40
BJP Sukumar Mondal 4,074 2.65
PDS Mukunda Kumar Das 2,112
BSP Rathin Sarkar 1,402
Turnout 153,876 85.1
AITC gain from RSP Swing 9.51
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[15] 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,[12] Chittaranjan Mondal of RSP won the Gosaba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) defeating his nearest rival Jayanta Naskar of AITC. Ganesh Chandra Mondal of RSP won from 1977 to 2001, defeating Sujit Pramanick of AITC in 2001[11] and 1996,[10] Jitendranath Gayen of INC in 1991,[9] Pramila Biswas of INC in 1987,[8] Sandhyakar Mondal of INC in 1982[7] and Paresh Chandra Baidya of INC in 1977.[6][16]

Legislative Assembly Elections 1967-1972

Paresh Chandra Baidya of INC won in 1972.[2] Ganesh Chandra Mondal of RSP won in 1971[4] and 1969.[3] G.N.Mondal of BJS won in 1967.[2] 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, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  14. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Gosaba. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  15. ^ group="template reference">http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/other-states/article2021281.ece
  16. ^ "100 - Gosaba (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
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