Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Lok Sabha constituency||10. Baharampur|
|Electorate (year)||189,100 (2011)|
Rejinagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It came into existence in 2011, as per orders of the Delimitation Commission.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 70 Rejinagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Beldanga II community development block, and Begunbari, Kapasdanga and Mirjapur I gram panchayats of Beldanga I community development block.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Rejinagar||Humayun Kabir||Indian National Congress|
|2013 Bye election||Rabiul Alam Chowdhury||Indian National Congress|
2013 bye election
The 2013 by-election was necessitated by the switch-over of sitting Congress MLA Humayun Kabir to Trinamool Congress.
|INC||Rabiul Alam Chowdhury||66,876||39.08||-10.66|
|RSP||Sirajul Islam Mondal||55,154||32.23||-11.89|
|Independent||Seikh Nur Mohammad||1,182|
|Independent||Sirajul Islam Mondal||602|
|Independent||Kazi Rabiul Islam||447|
In the 2011 election, Humayun Kabir of Congress defeated his nearest rival Serajul Islam Mondal of RSP.
|RSP||Sirajul Islam Mondal||68,781||44.12|
|INC win (new seat)|
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||14||8|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||5||1|
|Revolutionary Socialist Party||1||4|
Note: New constituencies – 4, constituencies abolished – 1 (See template talk page for details)
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- "Form 21E Return of Elections" (PDF). 70 Rejinagar Assembly Constituency. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 1 March 2013.
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