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Canning Paschim

Canning Paschim
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Canning Paschim is located in West Bengal
Canning Paschim
Canning Paschim
Location in West Bengal
Canning Paschim is located in India
Canning Paschim
Canning Paschim
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°18′37″N 88°39′28″E / 22.3104°N 88.6579°E / 22.3104; 88.6579
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
Constituency No.138
TypeReserved for SC
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Electorate (year)177,379 (2011)

Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a Legislative Assembly constituency of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal. It is reserved for Scheduled Castes.

Overview

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

  • Canning I community development block
  • Narayanpur gram panchayat of Canning II community development block

Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is a part of No. 19 Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency).

Members of Legislative Assembly

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
1957 Canning Khagendra Nath Naskar Indian National Congress[2]
Abdus Shukur Indian National Congress[2]
1962 Khagendra Nath Naskar Indian National Congress[3]
1967 A.C.Halder Bangla Congress[4]
1969 Narayan Naskar Indian National Congress[5]
1971 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[6]
1972 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[7]
1977 Canning Paschim Chittaranjan Mirdha Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
1982 Chittaranjan Mirdha Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1987 Gobinda Chandra Naskar Indian National Congress[10]
1991 Bimal Mistry Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1996 Bimal Mistry Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
2001 Gobinda Chandra Naskar All India Trinamool Congress[13]
2006 Dwijapada Mondal Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2011 Shyamal Mondal All India Trinamool Congress[15]
2016 Shyamal Mondal All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Canning Paschim[15][16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AITC Shyamal Mondal 81,736 53.35 +3.06
CPI (M) Joydeb Purkait 62,122 40.55 -1.14
BJP Manojit Mondal 6,108 3.99
BSP Ajit Kumar Majumdar 3,236
Turnout 153,202 86.37
AITC gain from CPI (M) Swing 4.20
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 (See template talk page for details)


e • d Summary of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, 2011 result
Party Seats contested Seats won Seat change Vote share Swing
Trinamool Congress 184 Increase154
Indian National Congress 65[template reference 1] 42 Increase21
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 40 Decrease136
All India Forward Bloc 11 Decrease12
Revolutionary Socialist Party (India) 7 Decrease13
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha 3 Increase3
Communist Party of India 2 Decrease6
Samajwadi Party 1 Increase1
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) 17 1 Decrease1
Democratic Socialist Party (Prabodh Chandra) 1 Increase1
Independents 2 Decrease4
Bharatiya Janata Party 0 Steady
 
Trinamool and allies 227 Increase192
Left Front 62 Decrease168
Total - 294 -
Turnout:
Source: Election Commission of India


Legislative Assembly Elections 1977-2006

In 2006,[14] Dwijapada Mondal of CPI(M) won the Canning Paschim (Vidhan Sabha constituency) defeating his nearest rival, Gobinda Chandra Naskar of AITC. In 2001,[13] Gobinda Chandra Naskar of AITC defeated Bimal Mistry of CPI(M). Bimal Mistry of CPI(M) defeated Bhaskar Sinha of INC in 1996[12] and 1991.[11] Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC defeated Chittaranjan Mirdha of CPI(M) in 1987.[10] Chittaranjan Mirdha of CPI(M) defeated Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC in 1982[9] and 1977.[8][17]

Legislative Assembly Elections 1957-1972

Gobinda Chandra Naskar of INC won the Canning (Vidhan Sabha constituency) in 1972[7] and 1971.[6] Narayan Naskar of INC won in 1969.[5] A.C.Halder of Bangla Congress won in 1967.[4] Khagendra Nath Naskar of INC won in 1962.[3] In 1957,[2] Canning (Vidhan Sabha constituency) had joint seats. Khagendra Nath Naskar and Abdus Shukur, both of INC, won. The seat did not exist prior to that.

References

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b c "General Elections, India, 1957, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1962, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1967, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  5. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  6. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1971, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  7. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1972, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  8. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1977, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  9. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1982, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  10. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1987, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  11. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  12. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 1996, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  13. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  14. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  15. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  16. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Canning Paschim. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  17. ^ "105 - Canning West (SC) Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.