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Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Lok Sabha constituency||27. Sreerampur|
|Electorate (year)||203,355 (2011)|
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 195 Jangipara (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Jangipara community development block and Ainya, Haripur, Masat and Shiyakhala gram panchayata of Chanditala I community development block.
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|1957||Jangipara||Biswanath Saha||Indian National Congress|
|Kanai Dey||Indian National Congress|
|1962||Biswanath Saha||Indian National Congress|
|1967||Manindranath Jana||Communist Party of India (Marxist)||
|1969||Manindranath Jana||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1971||Manindranath Jana||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1972||Ganesh Hatui||Indian National Congress|
|1977||Ganesh Chandra Hatui||Indian National Congress|
|1982||Ganesh Chandra Halui||Indian National Congress|
|1987||Dwipen Mukherjee||Indian National Congress|
|1991||Manindranath Jana||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1996||Ibha Dey||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2001||Ibha Dey||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2006||Prof. Sudarsan Ray Choudhury||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2011||Snehasis Chakraborty||All India Trinamool Congress|
|Trinamool Congress||Snehasish Chakraborty||87,133||50.54||+8.12#|
|CPI(M)||Prof. Sudarsan Roy Chowdhury||74,157||42.95||-14.62|
|People’s Democratic Conference of India||Pradip Ghosh||2,143|
|Independent||Md Kutubuddin Purkait||1,427|
|Independent||Tarun Kumar Bank||837|
|Trinamool Congress gain from CPI(M)||Swing||22.74#|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||1||12|
|Marxist Forward Bloc||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 1, constituencies abolished – 2
|CPI(M)||Prof. Sudarsan Roy Chowdhury||79,418||57.60|
|Trinamool Congress||Ehsanul Haque Kazi (Badsha)||50,645||36.70|
.# Swing calculated on BJP+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
In the 2006 state assembly elections, Sudarshan Raychaudhuri of CPI(M) won the Jangipara assembly seat defeating Ehsanul Haque Kazi of Trinamool Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Ibha Dey of CPI(M) defeated Shahbazin Khan Munshi of Trinamool Congress in 2001 and Dwipen Mukherjee of Congress in 1996. Manindranath Jana of CPI(M) defeated Gayatri Roy of Congress in 1991, Dwipen Mukherjee of Congress in 1987,Ganesh Chandra Hatui of Congress 1982 and 1977.
Ganesh Hatui of Congress won in 1972. Manindranath Jana of CPI(M) won in 1971, 1969 and 1967. Biswanath Saha of Congress won in 1962. Biswanath Saha and Kanai Dey, both of Congress, won the Jangipara double seat in 1957. Prior to that the Jangipara assembly seat did not exist.