Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Lok Sabha constituency||9. Jangipur|
|Electorate (year)||168,095 (2011)|
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|1951||Sagardighi||Shyamapada Bhattacharya||Indian National Congress|
|1951||Kuber Chand Halder||Indian National Congress|
|1957||Jangipur||Shyamapada Bhattacharya||Indian National Congress|
|1957||Kuber Chand Halder||Indian National Congress|
|1962||Sagardighi||Ambika Chanran Das||Indian National Congress|
|1967||Ambika Charan Das||Indian National Congress|
|1969||Kuber Chand Halder||Bangla Congress|
|1971||Atul Chandra Sarkar||Indian National Congress|
|1972||Nrisinha Kumar Mandal||Indian National Congress |
|1977||Hazari Biswas||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1982||Hazari Biswas||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1987||Paresh Nath Das||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1991||Paresh Nath Das||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1996||Paresh Nath Das||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2001||Paresh Nath Das||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2006||Parikhit Let||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2011||Subrata Saha||All India Trinamool Congress|
In the 2011 election, Subrata Saha of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Ismail Sekh of CPI(M).
|CPI (M)||Ismail Sekh||50,134||34.85||-13.77|
|Independent||Naru Gopal Saha||2,037|
|AITC gain from CPI (M)||Swing||+5.56#|
.# 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 state assembly elections, Parikshit Let of CPI(M) won the Sagardighi (SC) assembly seat defeating Rajesh Kumar Bhakat of Congress. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Paresh Nath Das of CPI(M) defeated Rajesh Kumar Bhakat representing Trinamool Congress in 2001, Nrisinha Kumar Mandal of Congress in 1996, 1991 and 1987. Hazari Biswas of CPI(M) defeated Nrisinha Kumar Mandal of Congress in 1982 and Atul Chandra Sarkar of Congress in 1977.
Nrisinha Kumar Mandal of Congress won in 1972. Atul Chandra Sarkar of Congress won in 1971. Kuber Chand Haldar of Bangla Congress won in 1969. Ambika Charan Das of Congress won in 1967 and 1962. In 1957 Sagadigighi constituency was not there. Jangipur was a joint seat in 1957. It was won by Shyama Pada Bhattacharjee and Kuber Chand Haldar both of Congress. In independent India’s first election in 1951 Sagardighi was a joint seat. It was won by Shyama Pada Bhattacharjee and Kuber Chand Haldar both of Congress.