Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Metiaburuz
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Metiaburuz Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Metiaburuz is located in Kolkata
Metiaburuz
Metiaburuz
Location in Kolkata
Metiaburuz is located in West Bengal
Metiaburuz
Metiaburuz
Location in West Bengal
Metiaburuz is located in India
Metiaburuz
Metiaburuz
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°32′38″N 88°16′05″E / 22.5440°N 88.2680°E / 22.5440; 88.2680Coordinates: 22°32′38″N 88°16′05″E / 22.5440°N 88.2680°E / 22.5440; 88.2680
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No157
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyDiamond Harbour
Electorate (year)182,017 (2011)

Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 157 Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Ward Nos. 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, and 141 of Kolkata Municipal Corporation and Ward Nos. 1 to 7, 9 and 10 of Maheshtala municipality.[1]

Metiaburuz (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 21 Diamond Harbour (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Metiaburuz Mumtaz Begum All India Trinamool Congress[2]

2016

2011

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Metiaburuz constituency[2][3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Mumtaz Begum 55,003 41.55
CPI (M) Badruddoza Mollah 48,409 38.58
Independent Abdul Khaleque Mollah 24,143 18.46
BJP Md. Sajjad 3,140 2.37
IUML Nisar Ahmed 1,658 1.25
Majority 6,594 2.97
Turnout 132,353 85.07
AITC win (new seat)

Abdul Khaleque Mollah, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate.[4]

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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]


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. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 November 2014.
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Metiaburuz. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 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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