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Canning Purba

Canning Purba
Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Canning Purba is located in West Bengal
Canning Purba
Canning Purba
Location in West Bengal
Canning Purba is located in India
Canning Purba
Canning Purba
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.139
TypeOpen
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Electorate (year)172,949 (2011)

Canning Purba (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, Canning Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following:[1]

  • Deuli I, Deuli II, Kalikatala, Matherdighi, Sarengabad, Tambuldaha I and Tambuldaha II gram panchayats of Canning II community development block
  • Bodra, Chandaneswar I, Chandaneswar II, Durgapur, Sanksahar and Tardah gram panchayats of Bhangar I community development block

Canning Purba (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 Purba Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[8]
1982 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[9]
1987 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[10]
1991 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[11]
1996 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[12]
2001 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[13]
2006 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[14]
2011 Abdur Razzak Molla Communist Party of India (Marxist)[15]
2016 Saokat Molla All India Trinamool Congress

Election Results

Legislative Assembly Election 2011

Legislative Assembly Election, 2011: Canning Purba[15][16]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
CPI (M) Abdur Razzak Molla 85,105 55.12 -2.44
INC Ibrahim Molla 63,992 41.44 +2.97
BJP Ghanasyam Mondal 3,503
SUCI(C) Eahia Akhand 2,074
SDPI Anisur Rahaman 1,179
BSP Mahim Chandra Sardar 874
Turnout 154,403 89.28
AITC gain from CPI (M) Swing -5.41
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

Abdur Razzak Molla of CPI(M) has represented the Canning Purba (Vidhan Sabha constituency) from 1977 to 2006. He defeated his nearest rivals, Amirul Islam of AITC in 2006,[14] Mujibar Rahman Kayal of INC in 2001,[13] Akram Laskar of INC in 1996,[12] Abdus Sattar Molla of INC in 1991,[11] Amar Nath Bandopadhyay of INC in 1987,[10] Ahammad Nuruzzaman of INC in 1982[9] and Osman Gani of INC in 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 Purba. Empowering India. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  17. ^ "106 - Canning East Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 October 2010.