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Basirhat Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Basirhat Dakshin
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Location in West Bengal

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Country Template:Country data India
State West Bengal
District North 24 Parganas
Constituency No 124
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency Basirhat
Electorate (year) 212,872 (2011)

Basirhat Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Prior to 2011 Basirhat had one assembly constituency. From 2011 it will have two constituencies Basirhat Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency) and Basirhat Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency). Hasnabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011.

Overview

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, 124 Basirhat Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Basirhat municipality, Basirhat I community development block, and Taki municipality.[1]

Basirhat Dakshin (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of 18. Basirhat (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1951 Basirhat Profulla Nath Banerjee Indian National Congress[2]
1957 Profulla Nath Banerjee Indian National Congress[3]
1962 Bijesh Chandra Sen Indian National Congress[4]
1967 A.B.Bandopadhyay Communist Party of India[5]
1969 A.B.Bandopadhyay Communist Party of India[6]
1971 Lalit Kumar Ghosh Indian National Congress[7]
1972 Lalit Kumar Ghosh Indian National Congress[8]
1977 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1982 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1987 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1991 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
1996 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
2001 Narayan Mukherjee

Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]

2006 Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2011 Basirhat Dakshin Narayan Mukherjee Communist Party of India (Marxist)[16]
2014 By-election Samik Bhattacharya Bharatiya Janata Party[17]

Election results

2014 Bye-election

A bye-election was held on 13 September 2014 following the death of the sitting MLA, Narayan Mukherjee.[17]

West Bengal state assembly bye-election, 2014: Basirhat Dakshin[17]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BJP Samik Bhattacharya 71,002 37.43 +33.5
AITMC Dipendu Biswas 69,416 36.59 +7.3
CPI(M) Mrinal Chakraborty 24,884 13.12 -22.8
INC Asit Majumdar 21,958 11.58 N/A
SUCI(C) Ajay Kumar Bain 2,431 1.28 N/A
Majority 1,586 0.84 -5.82
Turnout 1,89,694 80.43 -6.8
BJP gain from CPI(M) Swing +28.2

2011

In the 2011 election, Narayan Mukherjee of CPI(M) defeated his nearest rival Narayan Goswami of Trinamool Congress.

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Basirhat Dakshin constituency[16][18]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI(M) Narayan Mukherjee 66,914 35.94
AITMC Narayan Goswami 54,514 29.28
Independent Asit Majumdar 52,484 28.19
BJP Hajarilal Sarkar 7,282 3.91
BSP Amitosh Kumar Mondal 3,572 1.92
MLKSC Hafijul Mistri 1,391 0.75
Majority 12,400 6.66
Turnout 186,157 87.22
CPI(M) win (new seat)
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Uttar 24 Parganas district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 28 11px23
Congress 1 11px1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 11px16
Forward Bloc 0 11px3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0 11px1
Communist Party of India 1 11px1

Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 2 (See template talk page for details)


1977-2006 Basirhat

During the period Narayan Mukherjee of CPI(M) won seven elections in a row from 95 Basirhat assembly constituency, defeating his nearest rivals Asit Majumdar of INC in 2006,[15]Souren Sen of Trinamool Congress in 2001,[14]Asit Majumdar of Congress in 1996, Dilip Mazumdar of Congress in 1991[12]and 1987,[11]and Debi Prasad Nanda of Congress in 1982[10]and 1977.[9][19]

1951-1972 Basirhat

Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Lalit Kumar Ghosh of Congress won in 1972[8]and 1971.[7]A.B.Bandopadhyay of CPI won in 1969[6]and 1967.[5]Bijesh Chandra Sen of Congress won in 1962.[4]Profulla Nath Banerjee of Congress won in 1957[3]and in independent India’s first election in 1951.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 October 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1951, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  13. ^ "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  16. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  17. ^ a b c "124 Basirhat Dakshin Constituency" (PDF). Bye election 2014. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 23 September 2014. 
  18. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Basirhat Dakshin. Empowering India. Retrieved 24 April 2011. 
  19. ^ "95 - Basirhat Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 15 October 2010.