Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Metiaburuz Vidhan Sabha Constituency
|District||South 24 Parganas|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Diamond Harbour|
|Electorate (year)||182,017 (2011)|
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.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Metiaburuz||Mumtaz Begum||All India Trinamool Congress|
|CPI (M)||Badruddoza Mollah||48,409||38.58|
|Independent||Abdul Khaleque Mollah||24,143||18.46|
|AITC win (new seat)|
Abdul Khaleque Mollah, contesting as an independent, was a rebel Congress candidate.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||0||2|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||3||15|
|Revolutionary Socialist Party||1||2|
Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8[a]
- 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.
- "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
- "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 November 2014.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Metiaburuz. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
- "Fair-&-free chant in red and green camps - Congress suspends six more rebel candidates". The Telegraph, 19 April 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.