Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Kolkata Port
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Kolkata Port Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Kolkata Port is located in Kolkata
Kolkata Port
Kolkata Port
Location in Kolkata
Kolkata Port is located in West Bengal
Kolkata Port
Kolkata Port
Location in West Bengal
Kolkata Port is located in India
Kolkata Port
Kolkata Port
Location in India
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Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictKolkata
Constituency No158
Lok Sabha constituency23. Kolkata Dakshin
Electoral systemFirst past the post
Government
 • MLAFirhad Hakim

Kolkata Port (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. 158 Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 133, 134 and 135 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation.[1]

Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 23 Kolkata Dakshin (Lok Sabha constituency) .[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election Year Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
Constituency renamed from Garden Reach to Kolkata Port
2011 Firhad Hakim All India Trinamool Congress[2]
2016
2021

Election results

2021

West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2021: Kolkata Port
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firhad Hakim
BJP
INC
NOTA None of the above
Majority
Turnout
AITC hold Swing

2016

West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2016: Kolkata Port
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firhad Hakim 73,459 53.21 Increase4.58
INC Rakesh Singh 46,911 33.98 Increase33.98
BJP Awadh Kishore Gupta 11,700 8.48 Increase6.42
NOTA None of the above 2,164 1.57 New
Majority 26,548 19.23 Increase0.17
Turnout 138,050 63.42 Decrease2.49
AITC hold Swing

2011

West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011: Kolkata Port[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firhad Hakim 63,866 48.63 Steady
AIFB Moinuddin Sams 38,833 29.57 Steady
Independent Ram Pyare Ram 22,131 16.85 Steady
Majority 25,033 19.06 Steady
Turnout 131,314 65.91 Steady
AITC win (new seat)

Ram Pyare Ram, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate.[4]

References

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Kolkata Port. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  4. ^ "Fair-&-free chant in red and green camps - Congress suspends six more rebel candidates". The Telegraph, 19 April 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
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