Saptagram, Formerly known as Bansberia Vidhan Sabha Constituency
Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Lok Sabha constituency||28. Hooghly|
|Electorate (year)||186,561 (2011)|
Saptagram, formerly known as Bansberia Assembly Constituency (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: সপ্তগ্রাম বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Committee Bansberia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011 and a new constituency comes into being at Saptagram. 187 Bansberia Assembly Constituency changed to 193 Saptagram Assembly Constituency
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 193 Saptagram (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Bansberia Municipality, Aknna, Amnan, Goswami Malipara, Harit and Mahanad gram panchayats of Polba Dadpur community development block, and Mogra II and Saptagram gram panchayats of Chinsurah Mogra community development block.
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Saptagram||Tapan Dasgupta||All India Trinamool Congress|
|2016||Saptagram||Tapan Dasgupta||All India Trinamool Congress|
|CPI (ML) Liberation||Sajal Adhikari||1,536||0.85%|
|AITC win (new seat)|
.# Swing calculated on Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken in 2006 in the now defunct Bansberia constituency.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||1||12|
|Marxist Forward Bloc||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 1, constituencies abolished – 2