Jorasanko (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Jorasanko
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Jorasanko Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Jorasanko is located in Kolkata
Jorasanko
Jorasanko
Location in Kolkata
Jorasanko is located in West Bengal
Jorasanko
Jorasanko
Location in West Bengal
Jorasanko is located in India
Jorasanko
Jorasanko
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°35′06″N 88°21′29″E / 22.58500°N 88.35806°E / 22.58500; 88.35806Coordinates: 22°35′06″N 88°21′29″E / 22.58500°N 88.35806°E / 22.58500; 88.35806
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictKolkata
Constituency No165
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituency24. Kolkata Uttar
Electoral systemFirst past the post

Jorasanko (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Kolkata district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 165 Jorasanko (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: 22, 23, 25, 27, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42 and 43 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation.[1]

Jorasanko (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 24 Kolkata Uttar (Lok Sabha constituency).[1] Prior to the 2009 Indian general election it was part of Calcutta North West (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election Year Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1952 Amarendra Nath Basu All India Forward Bloc[3]
1957 Anandi Lal Poddar Indian National Congress[4][5][6][7][8][9]
1962 Badri Prasad Poddar
1967 R.K. Poddar
1969 Deokinandan Poddar
1971
1972
1977 Vishnu Kant Shastri Janata Party[10]
1982 Deokinandan Poddar Indian National Congress[11][12][13][14]
1987
1991
1996
2001 Satya Narain Bajaj All India Trinamool Congress[15][16][17]
2006 Dinesh Bajaj
2011 Smita Bakshi
2016
2021 Vivek Gupta

Election results

2021

2021 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Jorasanko
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Vivek Gupta 52,123 52.67
BJP Mina Devi Purohit 39,380 39.8
INC Janab Ajmal Khan 4,769 4.82
NOTA None of the Above 1,028 1.04
BSP Nirmal Kanti Samaddar[18] 412 0.42
SUCI(C) Bijnan Kumar Bera 408 0.41
Independent Nawal Mondal 361 0.36
Majority 12,743
Turnout 98,955
AITC hold Swing

2016

2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Jorasanko
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Smita Bakshi 44,766 42.79 Decrease8.32
BJP Rahul Sinha 38,476 36.77 Increase21.64
RJD Avinash Kumar Agarwal 15,639 14.95 New
NOTA None of the Above 2,374 2.27 New
Majority 6,290 6.02 Decrease21.76
Turnout 104,630 53.72 Decrease2.03
AITC hold Swing Decrease8.32

2011

2011 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Jorasanko
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Smita Bakshi 57,970 51.11
CPI (M) Janki Singh 26,461 23.33
BJP Mina Devi Purohit 17,161 15.13
Majority 31,509 27.78
Turnout 113,419 55.75
AITC win

References

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Statistical Report on General Elections, 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha" (PDF). Volume III Details For Assembly Segments of Parliamentary Constituencies. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 1 November 2010.
  3. ^ "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, Assembly Constituency No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  4. ^ "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  6. ^ "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  7. ^ "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  8. ^ "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  9. ^ "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  10. ^ "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  11. ^ "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  12. ^ "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  13. ^ "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  14. ^ "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  15. ^ "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  16. ^ "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  17. ^ "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No. Election Commission. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  18. ^ "Life's all about running alone: BSP candidate". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 24 April 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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