Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Nandakumar
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Nandakumar is located in West Bengal
Nandakumar
Nandakumar
Location in West Bengal
Nandakumar is located in India
Nandakumar
Nandakumar
Nandakumar (India)
Coordinates: 22°13′29″N 87°55′17″E / 22.22472°N 87.92139°E / 22.22472; 87.92139Coordinates: 22°13′29″N 87°55′17″E / 22.22472°N 87.92139°E / 22.22472; 87.92139
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictPurba Medinipur
Constituency No.207
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyTamluk
Electorate (year)192,113 (2011)

Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: নন্দকুমার বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Narghat (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceased to exist and Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) came into existence in 2011.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 207 Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Nandakumar community development block and Bishnubarh I, Padumpur I and Padumpur II gram panchayats of Tamluk community development block.[1]

Nandakumar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 30 Tamluk (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Results

2016

In the 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election Sukumar De of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Siraj Khan, who was an Independent candidate supported by the LF - INC Alliance.

2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Nandakumar constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Sukumar De 98,549 48.11 -2.83
Independent Siraj Khan 87,683 42.80
BJP Nilanjan Adhikary 10,668 5.21 +2.28
NOTA None of the above 2,099 1.02
Independent Marphat Ali Khan 1,872 0.91
SP Prakash Chandra Bera 1,698 0.83 -43.37
WPI Mirja Rabiul Islam 798 0.39
LJP Md. Sahalam Molla 793 0.39
SUCI(C) Saumitra Pattanayak 696 0.34
Turnout 204,856 89.61 -2.07
AITC hold Swing

2011

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Nandakumar [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Sukumar De 89,717 50.94 +2.76#
SP Brahmamoy Nanda 77,850 44.20 -5.96#
BJP Nilanjan Adhikari 5,152 2.93
Independent Maphijul Islam Sekh 1,807
People’s Democratic Conference of India Abdur Razak Sk. 160
Turnout 176,131 91.68
AITC gain from SP Swing 7.72#

.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together and vote percentage of WBSP, in the now-defunct Narghat constituency in 2006.

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Purba Medinipur district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 16 Increase12
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Communist Party of India 0 Decrease3
WBSP/SP 0 Decrease3


References

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 6 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Nandakumar". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 17 May 2011.
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nandakumar. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Nandakumar. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 September 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
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