Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Type||Reserved for SC|
|Lok Sabha constituency||26. Uluberia|
|Electorate (year)||170,566 (2011)|
Uluberia Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (earlier known as Uluberia North) is an assembly constituency in Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 177 Uluberia Uttar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Amta, Bhandargachha, Chandrapur, Khardah, Raspur, Sirajbati, Udang I and Udang II gram panchayats of Amta I community development block and Baniban, Basudevpur, Joyargori, Tehatta Kantaberia I, Tehatta Kantaberia II and Tulsiberia gram panchayats of Uluberia II community development bloc.
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|1951||Uluberia||Bijoy Mondal||All India Forward Bloc (Ruikar)|
|Bibhuti Bhusan Ghosh||All India Forward Bloc (Ruikar)|
|1957||Abani Kumar Basu||Indian National Congress|
|Bijoy Bhusan Mondal||All India Forward Bloc|
|1962||Uluberia North||Bejoy Bhusan Mondal||All India Forward Bloc|
|1967||A.L.Majumdar||All India Forward Bloc|
|1969||Kalipada Mondal||All India Forward Bloc|
|1971||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1972||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1977||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1982||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1987||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1991||Raj Kumar Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|1996||Ram Janam Majhi||Indian National Congress|
|2001||Mohan Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2006||Mohan Mondal||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2011||Uluberia Uttar||Dr. Nirmal Maji||All India Trinamool Congress|
|AITC||Dr. Nirmal Maji||76,469||52.45||+4.92#|
|CPI (M)||Bhim Ghuku||58,021||39.79||-9.11|
|Indian Unity Centre||Mohit Kar||1,180|
|Independent||Ajit Kumar Maji||767|
|AITC gain from CPI (M)||Swing||14.03#|
.# Swing calculated on Congress+Trinamool Congress vote percentages taken together in 2006.
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||1||1|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||0||11|
In the 2006 and 2001 state assembly elections Mohan Mondal of CPI(M) won the Uluberia North assembly seat defeating Gopal Dolui and Ram Janam Majhi, both of Trinamool Congress, respectively. Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Ram Janam Majhi representing Congress defeated Asta Das of CPI(M) in 1996. Raj Kumar Mondal of CPI(M) defeated Gunakar Sinha of Congress in 1991, Gobinda Sinha of Congress in 1987, Gunakar Singh of Congress in 1982, and Arun Pramnik of Janata Party in 1977.
Raj Kumar Mandal of CPI(M) won in 1972 and 1971. Kalipada Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1969. A.L. Majumdar of Forward Bloc won in 1967. Bejoy Bhusan Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1962. In 1957 and 1951 Uluberia had a double seat. Abani Kumar Basu of Congress and Bijoy Bhusan Mondal of Forward Bloc won in 1957. Bijoy Mondal and Bibhuti Bhusan Ghosh, both of All India Forward Bloc (Ruikar) won in 1951.