Nandigram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly constituency

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Nandigram
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Nandigram is located in West Bengal
Nandigram
Nandigram
location of Nandigram Vidhan Sabha in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°01′N 87°59′E / 22.017°N 87.983°E / 22.017; 87.983Coordinates: 22°01′N 87°59′E / 22.017°N 87.983°E / 22.017; 87.983
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictPurba Medinipur
Constituency No.210
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyTamluk
Electorate (year)195,187 (2011)

Nandigram Vidhan Sabha constituency is an assembly constituency in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 210 Nandigram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Nandigram I and Nandigram II community development blocks.[1]

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

Members of Vidhan Sabha

1951 to 1967 (Nandigram North and Nandigram South)

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Nandigram North Subodh Chandra Maity Indian National Congress[2]
Nandigram South Prabir Chandra Jana Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Nandigram North Subodh Chandra Maity Indian National Congress[3]
Nandigram South Bhupal Chandra Panda Communist Party of India[3]
1962 Nandigram North Subodh Chandra Maity Indian National Congress[4]
Nandigram South Prabir Chandra Jana Indian National Congress[4]

1967 to 2021 (as Nandigram)

Election Member Party
1967 Bhupal Chandra Panda[5] Communist Party of India
1969[6] Indian National Congress
1971[7] Communist Party of India
1972[8]
1977 Prabir Jana[9] Janata Party
1982 Bhupal Chandra Panda[10] Communist Party of India
1987 Sakti Bal[11]
1991[12]
1996 Debi Sankar Panda[13] Indian National Congress
2001[14] Iliyas Mohammed Communist Party of India
2006[15][16]
2009 (Bye-election) Firoja Bibi All India Trinamool Congress
2011[17]
2016 Suvendu Adhikari
2021 Bharatiya Janata Party
Vote share of Winning candidates
2021
48.49%
2016
67.20%
2011
61.21%

Election Results

2021

In the 2021 elections, Suvendu Adhikari of Bharatiya Janata Party defeated his nearest rival Mamata Banerjee of Trinamool Congress.

2021 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Nandigram
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Suvendu Adhikari 1,10,764 48.49 +43.09
AITC Mamata Banerjee 1,08,808 47.64 -19.56
CPI (M) Minakshi Mukherjee 6,267 2.74 -23.96
SUCI(C) Manoj Kumar Das 240 0.11 -0.29
NOTA None of the Above 1,090 0.48 N/A
Majority 1,956 0.85 -39.75
Turnout 2,28,405 88.01 +1.04
BJP gain from AITC Swing

2016

In the 2016 elections, Suvendu Adhikari of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Abdul Kabir Sekh of CPI.

2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Nandigram [18][19][20]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Suvendu Adhikari 1,34,623 67.20
CPI Abdul Kabir Sekh 53,393 26.70
BJP Bijan Kumar Das 10,713 5.40
SUCI(C) Bappaditya Nayak 828 0.40
BNP Ram Mohan Maity 717 0.40
Majority 81,230 40.60
Turnout 2,01,659 86.97
AITC hold Swing
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
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


2011

In the 2011 elections, Firoja Bibi of Trinamool Congress defeated her nearest rival Paramananda Bharati of CPI.

2011 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election: Nandigram [18][21][22]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firoja Bibi 103,300 61.21 +12.41
CPI Paramananda Bharati 59,660 35.35 -13.36
BJP Bijan Kumar Das 5,813 1.72
PDCI Mehedi Masud Sekh 2,898 1.69
Majority 43,640 25.42
Turnout 1,71,671 87.93
AITC hold Swing
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
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


2009 By election

The bypoll to the Nandigram Occurred On 5 January 2009 Due To Resignation of the sitting MLA of CPI Md. Iliyas Sk.

Bye election, 2009: Nandigram [23]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firoja Bibi 93,022 58.28 +12.41
CPI Paramananda Bharati 53,473 39.35 -13.36
BJP Bijan Kumar Das 9,813 1.72
Majority 39,549 23.43
Turnout 1,53,407 84.75
AITC gain from CPI Swing 25.77

. Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together, as well as the CPI vote percentage, in 2006. Data for comparison not available for the 2009 by-election.

2006

  • Illias Mahammad Sk (CPI) : 69,376 votes [24]
  • Sk Supian (AITC) : 64,553
  • Anwar Ali (Congress) : 4,943 votes

1996

  • Debisankar Panda (Congress) : 61,885 votes [24]
  • Sakti Bal (CPI) : 61747
  • Joydeb Satpati (BJP) : 1,508 votes

1977–2009

In the bye election, necessitated by the resignation of the sitting MLA Illiyas Mahammad Sk. on corruption charges, held in January 2009 in the background of Nandigram violence, Firoja Bibi of Trinamool Congress defeated Paramananda Bharati of CPI.[25][15]

In the 2006 and 2001 state assembly elections, Illiyas Mahammad Sk. of CPI won the 206 Nandigram assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Sk. Supian of Trinamool Congress in 2006 and Sunil Baran Maiti of Trinamool Congress in 2001. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Debisankar Panda of Congress defeated Sakti Bal of CPI in 1996. Sakti Bal of CPI defeated Debi Sankar Panda of Congress in 1991 and 1987. Bhupal Chandra Panda of CPI defeated Ramesh Chandra Gharai of Congress in 1982. Prabir Jana of Janata Party defeated Bhupal Chandra Panda of CPI in 1977.[26]

1967–1972

Bhupal Chandra Panda of CPI won in 1972, 1971, 1969 and 1967. Prior to that Nandigram had two seats, Nandigram North and Nandigram South.[27]

1951–1962 Nandigram North

Subodh Chandra Maity of Congress won in 1962, 1957 and in independent India's first election in 1951.[27]

1951–1962 Nandigram South

Prabir Chandra Jana of Congress won in 1962. Bhupal Chandra Panda of CPI won in 1957. In independent India's first election in 1951, Prabir Chandra Jana of Congress won the Nandigram South seat.[27]

Notes

References

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  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 129. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 127. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 146. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
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  7. ^ "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 144. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  8. ^ "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 144. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  9. ^ "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  10. ^ "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  11. ^ "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  12. ^ "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  13. ^ "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  14. ^ "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  15. ^ a b "CPI MLA from Nandigram resigns over bribery charge". The Indian Express, 11 September 2008. Retrieved 10 December 2010.
  16. ^ "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data, AC No 154. Election Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  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. ^ a b "Nandigram". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 17 May 2011.
  19. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nandigram. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  20. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Nandigram. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 September 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  21. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Nandigram. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  22. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Nandigram. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 September 2011. Retrieved 1 May 2011.
  23. ^ "Mamata Banerjee wins assembly bypoll". PTI, 28 September 2011. Retrieved 28 September 2011.
  24. ^ a b https://resultuniversity.com/election/nandigram-west-bengal-assembly-constituency
  25. ^ "State By-Elections 2009 – Trinamool Congress wins Nandigram bypoll". The Hindu, 9 January 2009. Archived from the original on 15 June 2010. Retrieved 10 December 2010.
  26. ^ "206 – Nandigram Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 7 December 2010.
  27. ^ a b c "Statistical Reports of Elections". General Election Results and Statistics. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 5 October 2010. Retrieved 1 December 2010.
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