Bogra-3

Bogra-3 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2014 by Nurul Islam Talukder of the Jatiya Party (Ershad).

Bogra-3
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictBogra District
DivisionRajshahi Division
Electorate296,469 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyJatiya Party (Ershad)
Member(s)Nurul Islam Talukder

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Adamdighi and Dupchanchia upazilas.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created for the first general elections in newly independent Bangladesh, held in 1973.

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1973 Mohammad Hasan Ali Talukder Awami League[4]
1979 Abdul Majid Talukdar Bangladesh Nationalist Party[5]
Major Boundary Changes
1986 ABM Shahjahan JSD (S)[6]
1988 ABM Shahjahan Jatiya Party[7]
1991 Abdul Majid Talukdar Bangladesh Nationalist Party
February 1996 Golam Mawla Bangladesh Nationalist Party
1996 Abdul Majid Talukdar Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2001 Abdul Momen Talukder Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2014 Nurul Islam Talukder Jatiya Party (Ershad)

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

Nurul Islam Talukder was elected unopposed in the 2014 general election after opposition parties withdrew their candidacies in a boycott of the election.[8]

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Bogra-3[2][9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Momen Talukder 104,622 49.1 -3.4
Independent Ansar Ali Mridha 84,276 39.6 +39.4
Awami League Golam Mowla 23,995 11.3 -22.4
Majority 20,346 9.6 -9.1
Turnout 212,893 90.0 +3.7
BNP hold
General Election 2001: Bogra-3[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Momen Talukder 94,533 52.5 +8.7
Awami League Golam Mowla 60,764 33.7 +9.6
IJOF ABM Shahjahan 24,347 13.5 N/A
Independent Ansar Ali Mridha 343 0.2 N/A
JSD Md. A. Malek Sarkar 260 0.1 N/A
Majority 33,769 18.7 -0.9
Turnout 180,247 86.3 +0.5
BNP hold

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Bogra-3[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Majid Talukdar 65,140 43.8 +9.6
Awami League Solaiman Ali 35,923 24.1 +2.8
Jamaat-e-Islami Mofazzal Haque 24,624 16.6 -8.6
JP(E) ABM Shahjahan 22,276 15.0 -3.7
Zaker Party Sirazul Islam 528 0.4 +0.1
BKA Ismail Hossain 296 0.2 -0.1
Independent Md. Zakil Islam Khan 68 0.0 N/A
Majority 29,217 19.6 +10.6
Turnout 148,855 85.8 +17.8
BNP hold
General Election 1991: Bogra-3[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Majid Talukdar 40,188 34.2
Jamaat-e-Islami Mofazzal Haque 29,563 25.2
Awami League Md. Kasim Uddin 25,051 21.3
JP(E) ABM Shahjahan 21,898 18.7
BKA Ismail Hossain 355 0.3
Zaker Party Md. Mahbubar Rahman Talukder 351 0.3
Majority 10,625 9.0
Turnout 117,406 68.0
BNP gain from JP(E)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bogura-3". The Daily Star. Retrieved 31 December 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Constituency Maps of Bangladesh" (PDF). Bangladesh Election Commission. 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-08-14. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Delimitation of Constituencies" (PDF). Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 July 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2014.
  4. ^ "List of 1st Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 February 2018.
  5. ^ "List of 2nd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  6. ^ "List of 3rd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  7. ^ "List of 4th Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  8. ^ Zakaria, Mohammad (14 December 2013). "The number now goes up to 151". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Bangladesh Parliament Election - Detail Results". Amar Desh. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  10. ^ "Nomination submission List". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 11 February 2018. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  11. ^ a b c "Parliament Election Result of 1991,1996,2001 Bangladesh Election Information and Statistics". Vote Monitor Networks. Archived from the original on 29 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 24°49′N 89°02′E / 24.82°N 89.04°E / 24.82; 89.04