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Bangaon (Lok Sabha constituency)

Bangaon (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency is in North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal and is centred on Bangaon. All the seven assembly segments of No.14 Bangaon (Lok Sabha constituency) are in North 24 Parganas district. As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, Bangaon (Lok Sabha constituency) came into being in 2009.[2]

Bangaon
Existence 2009-present
Reservation Reserved for SC
Current MP Mamata Thakur
Party Trinamool Congress
Elected Year 2014
State West Bengal
Total Electors 1,540,713[1]
Assembly Constituencies Kalyani (SC)
Haringhata (SC)
Bagda (SC)
Bangaon Uttar (SC)
Bangaon Dakshin (SC)
Gaighata (SC)
Swarupnagar (SC)

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HistoryEdit

In 2009 Bangaon Lok Sabha constituency was formed. Until then Bagdah, Bongaon Uttar, Bongaon Dakshin, Gaighata all these assembly constituencies were the part of Barasat Lok Sabha constituency. Gobinda Chandra Naskar was the first elected MP of this constituency.[3] He was also a member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly in four different terms.

Assembly segmentsEdit

Bangaon (SC) (Lok Sabha constituency) (parliamentary constituency no. 14) is composed of the following assembly segments:[2]

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election resultsEdit

e • d Indian general election, 2014
West Bengal summary
Party Seats won Seat change Vote percentage
Trinamool Congress 34  15 39.3
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2  7 22.7
Communist Party of India 0  2 2.3
Revolutionary Socialist Party 0  2 2.4
Forward Bloc 0  2 2.1
Indian National Congress 4  2 9.6
Bharatiya Janata Party 2  1 16.8
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) 0  1 0.7

Source: General Election to the Lok Sabha 2014 - State wise seats won & valid votes polled by political parties
General Elections 2009 to the 15th Lok Sabha - Party wise seats won and votes polled


General election 2009Edit

General Election, 2009: Bangaon[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Gobinda Chandra Naskar 546,596 50.69
CPI(M) Asim Bala 453,770 42.08
BJP Krishnapada Majumder 42,610 3.95
BSP Pranita Roy 17,178 1.59
LJP Probir Kumar Sarkar 4,557 0.42
RPI(A) Sukriti Ranjan Biswas 5974 0.55
Independent Nishikanta Biswas 7,550 0.70
Turnout 1,078,235 86.47
Trinamool Congress win (new seat)

General election 2014Edit

Indian general elections, 2014: Bangaon[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Kapil Krishna Thakur 551,213 42.94 -7.75
CPI(M) Debesh Das 404,612 31.52 -10.56
BJP K.D. Biswas 244,783 19.07 +15.12
INC Ila Mondal 43,866 3.42 +3.42
BSP Chandan Mullick 9,207
Independent Pranita Mandal 8,738
SUCI(C) Swapan Mondal 3,589
Amra Bangalee Tarapada Biswas 2,848
PDS Shyam Prasad Mondal 2,624
Rashtriya Ahinsa Manch Sarat Chandra Mandal 1,172
The Religion of Man Revolving Political Party of India Pinaki Ranjan Bharati 1,071
NOTA None of the Above 9,965 0.78 ---
Majority 1,46,601 11.42 -2.81
Turnout 12,83,688 83.32
Trinamool Congress hold Swing

Bye election 2015Edit

The bye election occurred on 13 February 2015 due to the death of sitting MP Kapil Krishna Thakur on 13 October 2014. Mamata Thakur of Trinamool Congress defeated Debesh Das of CPIM.[6]

Indian Parliamentary bye election, 2015: Bangaon constituency
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Mamata Thakur 539,999 43.27
CPI(M) Debesh Das 328,214 26.30
BJP Subrata Thakur 314,214 24.17
INC N/A 29,149 2.33
Majority 211,785
Turnout 1,278,235 86.47
Trinamool Congress hold Swing {{{swing}}}

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Parliamentary Constituency Wise Turnout for General Elections 2014". West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2 July 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18" (PDF). Table B – Extent of Parliamentary Constituencies. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2009-05-27. 
  3. ^ "General Elections, 2009 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 August 2014. Retrieved 25 May 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "General Elections, 2009 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 25 May 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "General Elections 2014 - Constituency Wise Detailed Results" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 21 June 2016. 
  6. ^ a b "Bangaon Bye Elections to Lok Sabha 2015". elections.in. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 

Coordinates: 23°04′N 88°49′E / 23.07°N 88.82°E / 23.07; 88.82