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Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Lok Sabha constituency||11. Murshidabad|
|Electorate (year)||192,711 (2011)|
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 76 Jalangi (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Jalangi community development block, and Katlamari I, Katlamari II, Rajapur and Raninagar II gram panchayats of Raninagar II community development block.
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|1951||Jalangi||A.M.A. Zaman||Indian National Congress|
|1957||Golam Soleman||Indian National Congress|
|1962||Abdul Bari Moktar||Independent|
|1967||Azizur Rahman||Indian National Congress |
|1969||Azizur Rahman||Indian National Congress|
|1971||Prafulla Kumar Sarkar||Bharatiya Jana Sangh|
|1972||Prafulla Kumar Sarkar||Bharatiya Jana Sangh|
|1977||Atahar Rahman||Communist Party of India (Marxist) |
|1982||Atahar Rahman||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1987||Atahar Rahman||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1991||Unus Ali Sarkar||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1996||Unus Ali Sarkar||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2001||Unus Ali Sarkar||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2006||Unus Ali Sarkar||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2011||Abdur Razzak||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2016||Abdur Razzak||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
In the 2011 election, Abdur Razzak of CPI(M) defeated his nearest rival Idris Ali of Trinamool Congress.
|Trinamool Congress||Idris Ali||47,283||27.52||-18.72#|
|BJP||Naba Kumar Sarkar||7,796||4.54|
|MLKSC||Abdul Haque Mondal||1,639|
|Amra Bangalee||Jogesh Chandra Sarkar||514|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006
|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)
In the 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 state assembly elections Unus Ali Sarkar of CPI(M) won the Jalangi assembly seat defeating his nearest rivals Subrata Saha of Congress in 2006 and 2001, Samsuzzoha Biswas of Congress in 1996, and Ranjit Haldar of Congress in 1991. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Atahar Rahman of CPI(M) defeated Abdul Bari Biswas of Congress in 1987, Azizur Rahman of ICS in 1982, and Ranjit Kumar Haldar, Independent in 1977.
Prafulla Kumar Sarkar of Bharatiya Jana Sangh won in 1972 and 1971. Azizur Rahman of Congress won in 1969 and 1967. Abdul Bari Moktar, Independent, won in 1962. Golam Soleman of Congress won in 1957. In independent India’s first election in 1951, A.M.A.Zaman of Congress won the Jalangi seat.