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Nandanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Nandanpur
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictPaschim Medinipur
Year established1977
Year abolished2011
Lok Sabha constituencyPanskura

Nandanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) was an assembly constituency in Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Overview

As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Nandanpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceased to exist from 2011.[1]

It was part of Panskura (Lok Sabha constituency).

Election results

1977–2006

In the 2006 state assembly elections, Bula Choudhury of CPI(M) won the 199 Nandanpur assembly seat, defeating her nearest rival Nanda Kumar Mishra of Trinamool Congress. Saumen Mahapatra of Trinamool Congress defeated Sk. Omar Ali of CPI(M) in 2001. In Bye Election 1998,Sk. Omar Ali of CPI(M) defeated Saumen Mahapatra of Trinamool Congress,The bye election occurred due to the resignation of CPI(M) MLA Chhaya Bera.Chhaya Bera of CPI(M) defeated Nirmal Maity of Congress in 1996, Rabindra Nath Bag of Congress in 1991, Nirmal Maity of Congress in 1987, and Asutosh Chakraborty of Congress in 1982. Manoranjan Roy of CPI(M) defeated Jagadish Chandra Majhi of Janata Party in 1977.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). Government of West Bengal. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-10.
  2. ^ "199 – Nandanpur Assembly Constituency". Partywise Comparison Since 1977. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2010-12-20.