Sonarpur Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) West Bengal Legislative Assembly Constituency

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Sonarpur Uttar
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Interactive Map Outlining Sonarpur Uttar Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Sonarpur Uttar is located in West Bengal
Sonarpur Uttar
Sonarpur Uttar
Location in West Bengal
Sonarpur Uttar is located in India
Sonarpur Uttar
Sonarpur Uttar
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°26′18″N 88°25′55″E / 22.4382026°N 88.4320450°E / 22.4382026; 88.4320450Coordinates: 22°26′18″N 88°25′55″E / 22.4382026°N 88.4320450°E / 22.4382026; 88.4320450
Country India
State West Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.151
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyJadavpur
Electorate (year)196,980 (2011)

Sonarpur Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a Legislative Assembly constituency of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.

Overview

As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the Delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, Sonarpur Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following:[1]

  • Ward No. 1 to Ward No. 7 and Ward No. 25 to Ward No. 35 of Rajpur Sonarpur Municipality
  • Bonhugly I, Bonhugly II, Kamrabad, Kheadaha I and Kheadaha II gram panchayats of Sonarpur community development block

Sonarpur Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a part of No. 22 Jadavpur (Lok Sabha constituency).

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1962 Sonarpur Khagendra Kumar Roy Choudhury Communist Party of India[2]
1967 Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[3]
1969 Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[4]
1971 Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[5]
1972 Kansari Halder Communist Party of India[6]
1977 Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[7]
1982 Gangadhar Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
1987 Bhadreswar Mondal Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1991 Bhadreswar Mondal Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1996 Bhadreswar Mondal Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
2001 Nimai Chandra Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[12]
2006 Shyamal Naskar Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
2011 Sonarpur Uttar Firdousi Begum All India Trinamool Congress[14]
2016 Firdousi Begum All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2021

Legislative Assembly Election, 2021: Sonarpur Uttar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firdousi Begum 1,19,957 49.88
CPI (M) Monalisa Sinha 29,400 12.22
BJP Ranjan Baidya 83867 34.87
AITC hold Swing

Legislative Assembly Election 2016

Legislative Assembly Election, 2016: Sonarpur Uttar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firdousi Begum 101,939 50.31 -5.09
CPI (M) Jyotirmoyee Sikdar 77,059 38.03 -1.33
BJP Satyabrata Dutta 15,218 7.51 +5.78
BSP Ajit Baul 1770 0.87
Turnout 202,625 82.03
AITC hold Swing

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Sonarpur Uttar[14][15]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITC Firdousi Begum 89,841 55.4
CPI (M) Shyamal Naskar 63,817 39.36
BJP Debasish Purkait 3,618 1.73
BSP Ranjan Kumar Halder 1,290
Independent Shyamal Naskar 1,276
Independent Fakir Mohammed Laskar 1,141
Independent Manoj Kumar Dutta 747
Independent Bhushan Mondal 42
Turnout 162,155 82.32
AITC win (new seat)
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
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]


e • d Summary of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, 2011 result
Party Seats contested Seats won Seat change Vote share Swing
Trinamool Congress 226 184 Increase154 38.93%
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 213 40 Decrease136 30.08%
Indian National Congress 66[16] 42 Increase21 9.09%
All India Forward Bloc 34 11 Decrease12 4.80%
Revolutionary Socialist Party (India) 23 7 Decrease13 2.96%
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha 3 3 Increase3 0.72%
Communist Party of India 14 2 Decrease6 1.84
Samajwadi Party 5 1 Increase1 0.74%
Socialist Unity Centre of India (C) 30 1 Decrease1 0.44%
Democratic Socialist Party 2 1 Increase1 0.35%
Independents 2 Decrease4 3.13%
Bharatiya Janata Party 289 0 Steady 4.06%
 
Trinamool and allies 227 Increase192
Left Front 62 Decrease168
Total 294
Turnout:
Source: Election Commission of India


Legislative Assembly Elections 1977-2006

In 2006[13] Shyamal Naskar of CPI(M) won the Sonarpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) defeating his nearest rival Nirmal Chandra Mondal of AITC. In 2001,[12] Nirmal Chandra Mondal of AITC defeated Abha Mondal of CPI(M). Bhadreswar Mondal of CPI(M) defeated Nirmal Chandra Mondal of INC in 1996[11] and 1991,[10] and Sovaranjan Sardar of INC in 1987.[9] Gangadhar Naskar of CPI(M) defeated Ramkanta Mondal of ICS in 1982[8] and Gourhari Sardar of INC in 1977.[7][17]

Legislative Assembly Elections 1962-1972

Kansari Halder of CPI won in 1972.[6] Gangadhar Naskar of CPI(M) won in 1971,[5] 1969,[4] and 1967.[3] Khagendra Kumar Roy Choudhury of CPI won in 1962.[2]

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. ^ "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, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  15. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Sonarpur Uttar. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  16. ^ group="template reference">http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/other-states/article2021281.ece
  17. ^ "109 - Sonarpur (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
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