Bogra-4

Bogra-4 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2019 by Mosharraf Hossain of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party.

Bogra-4
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictBogra District
DivisionRajshahi Division
Electorate312,081 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyBangladesh Nationalist Party
Member(s)MD Mosharraf Hossain

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Kahaloo and Nandigram upazilas.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

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

Ahead of the 2008 general election, the Election Commission redrew constituency boundaries to reflect population changes revealed by the 2001 Bangladesh census.[4] The 2008 redistricting altered the boundaries of the constituency.[5]

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1973 Mozaffar Hossain Awami League[6]
1979 AKM Motiar Rahman Bangladesh Nationalist Party[7]
Major Boundary Changes
1986 Mamdudur Rahman Chowdhury Jatiya Party[8][9]
1991 Azizul Haq Mollah Bangladesh Nationalist Party
1996 Ziaul Haque Molla Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2008 Z. I. M. Mostofa Ali Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2014 AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal
2018 Mosharraf Hossain Bangladesh Nationalist Party[1]

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

General Election 2018Edit

General Election 2018: Bogra-4[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Md Mosharraf Hossain 1,28,585 N/A
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 86,048 N/A
IAB Md Idris Ali 5,247 N/A
Majority
Turnout 3,12,081
BNP gain from JSD

General Election 2014Edit

General Election 2014: Bogra-4[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 22,203 62.2 +29.4
JP(E) Md. Nurul Amin Bachhu 13,489 37.8 N/A
Majority 8,714 24.4 +0.5
Turnout 35,692 12.6 -78.3
JSD gain from BNP

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Bogra-4[2][11][12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Z. I. M. Mostofa Ali 131,414 56.7 -2.0
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 75,991 32.8 +31.4
LDP Mamdudur Rahman Chowdhury 21,737 9.4 N/A
IAB Abdul Haque Azad 2,447 1.1 N/A
Majority 55,423 23.9 +2.2
Turnout 231,589 90.9 +4.5
BNP hold
General Election 2001: Bogra-4[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Ziaul Haq Molla 114,814 58.7 +15.9
Awami League Shahidul Alam Dudu 72,464 37.1 +11.5
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 2,778 1.4 +0.8
IJOF Md. Nurul Amin Bachhu 2,683 1.4 N/A
Independent Saiful Islam 2,446 1.3 N/A
Gano Forum Md. Atikul Mahbub 311 0.2 0.0
Majority 42,350 21.7 +4.5
Turnout 195,496 86.4 +3.9
BNP hold

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Bogra-4[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Ziaul Haque Molla 64,141 42.8 +6.8
Awami League Shahidul Alam Dudu 38,395 25.6 -0.4
Jamaat-e-Islami Nazir Ahmed Mondol 32,625 21.8 -6.8
JP(E) Mamdudur Rahman Chowdhury 12,850 8.6 +1.4
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 888 0.6 -0.8
Zaker Party Md. Sohidul Islam Dulal 468 0.3 -0.3
Gano Forum Md. Atiqul Mahbub 337 0.2 N/A
Bangladesh Freedom Party Md. Saidul Islam Talukder 247 0.2 N/A
Majority 25,746 17.2 +9.8
Turnout 149,951 82.5 +13.0
BNP hold
General Election 1991: Bogra-4[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Azizul Haq Mollah 43,247 36.0
Jamaat-e-Islami Abdur Rahman Fakir 34,372 28.6
Awami League Shahidul Alam Dudu 31,192 26.0
JP(E) Mamdudur Rahman Chowdhury 8,597 7.2
JSD AKM Rezaul Karim Tansen 1,639 1.4
Zaker Party Md. Shahidul Islam 767 0.6
JSD (R) Atiqul Islam Atik 351 0.3
Majority 8,875 7.4
Turnout 120,165 69.5
BNP gain from JP(E)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Bogura-4". 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. ^ Rahman, Syedur (2010). Historical Dictionary of Bangladesh. Scarecrow Press. p. 105. ISBN 978-0-8108-7453-4.
  5. ^ Liton, Shakhawat (11 July 2008). "Final list of redrawn JS seats published". The Daily Star.
  6. ^ "List of 1st Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 February 2018.
  7. ^ "List of 2nd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  8. ^ "List of 3rd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  9. ^ "List of 4th Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  10. ^ "Bogra-4". Bangladesh Election Result 2014. Dhaka Tribune. Archived from the original on 18 November 2017. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  11. ^ "Bangladesh Parliament Election - Detail Results". Amar Desh. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  12. ^ "Nomination submission List". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 11 February 2018. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  13. ^ 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°50′N 89°16′E / 24.83°N 89.26°E / 24.83; 89.26