Dhaka-10

Dhaka-10 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2014 by Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh of the Awami League.

Dhaka-10
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
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DistrictDhaka District
DivisionDhaka Division
Electorate313,744 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyAwami League
Current MPShafiul Islam Mohiuddin

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Dhaka South City Corporation wards 14 through 18, and 22.[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 Khondakar Harun-ur-Rashid Awami League[6]
1979 Atauddin Khan Bangladesh Nationalist Party[7]
Major Boundary Changes
1986 Sheikh Hasina Awami League[8]
1988 A. S. M. Abdur Rab Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal[9]
1991 Abdul Mannan Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Feb 1996 Bangladesh Nationalist Party
June 1996 HBM Iqbal Awami League
2001 Abdul Mannan Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2004 by-election Mohammad Mosaddak Ali
Major Boundary Changes
2008 AKM Rahmatullah Awami League
Major Boundary Changes
2014 Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh Awami League
2018 Awami League
(By-election) 2020 Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh was elected unopposed in the 2014 general election after opposition parties withdrew their candidacies in a boycott of the election.[10]

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Dhaka-10[2][11][12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League AKM Rahmatullah 165,549 63.3
BNP M. A. Quayum 89,800 34.3
Independent Muzammel Hoque 3,154 1.2
IAB Abdul Jalil 1,993 0.8
LDP Abu Soud 423 0.2
BKA Shahidullah Kazi 286 0.1
KSJL S. M Ismail 256 0.1
JSD (R) Md. Habibur Rahman 65 0.0
Majority 75,749 29.0
Turnout 261,526 74.9
Awami League gain from BNP

Abdul Mannan resigned from parliament in March 2004 to join a new political party, Bikalpa Dhara Bangladesh. Mannan's resignation triggered a July 2004 by-election, in which Mohammad Mosaddak Ali of the BNP was elected.[13]

General Election 2001: Dhaka-10[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Mannan 94,995 54.6 +14.1
Awami League HBM Iqbal 73,043 42.0 -5.2
IJOF Khandokar Abu Motaher 4,451 2.6 N/A
Independent Stifen P. Mridha 575 0.3 N/A
Independent Md. Fazlul Haque 399 0.2 N/A
Independent Tofazzal Hossain Bhuiya 66 0.0 N/A
Independent Zobayed Hossain Tufan 51 0.0 N/A
Jatiya Party (M) Md. Abdur Rahman Shikder 50 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Anowar Khan 49 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Enamul Karim Suja 46 0.0 N/A
BKSMA (Sadeq) Krishak Md. Sadeq 38 0.0 N/A
Samridhya Bangladesh Andolan Md. Zakir Hossain 38 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Delowar Hossain 37 0.0 N/A
Independent Sheikh Tawsif Xilani 33 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Mostafa Talukder 30 0.0 N/A
Independent Mohammad Yusuf Haroon 29 0.0 N/A
Independent Abu Saleh Md. Kibria 24 0.0 N/A
Majority 21,952 12.6 +5.9
Turnout 173,954 56.1 -9.6
BNP gain from Awami League

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Dhaka-10[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League HBM Iqbal 74,214 47.2 +9.4
BNP Abdul Mannan 63,631 40.5 -18.1
JP(E) Ismail Hossain Bangal 11,114 7.1 N/A
Jamaat-e-Islami Abdus Salam 4,973 3.2 N/A
IOJ Md. Waliul Islam 796 0.5 -0.1
Zaker Party M. A. Khaleq 626 0.4 -0.6
Independent Md. Ruhul Amin Chowdhury 552 0.4 N/A
Sramik Krishak Samajbadi Dal Nirmal Sen 394 0.3 N/A
Jatiya Daridra Party Md. Abdul Aziz Sarkar 150 0.1 N/A
NAP (Bhashani) Parveen Naser Khan Bhasani 133 0.1 N/A
Independent Khaled Shamsul Islam 125 0.1 N/A
BKA Md. Kamruddin 105 0.1 N/A
Independent Qaiduzzaman Azad 59 0.0 N/A
Independent Zobayed Hossain Tufan 53 0.0 N/A
Bhasani Front Mamataz Chowdhury 45 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Abdul Khaleq 37 0.0 N/A
Independent Md. Enamul Karim Suja 31 0.0 N/A
Progotishil Jatiatabadi Dal (Nurul A Moula) S. M. Ahsan Ali 30 0.0 N/A
Independent Syad Motahar Hossain 27 0.0 N/A
Majority 10,583 6.7 -14.1
Turnout 157,095 65.7 +17.5
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 1991: Dhaka-10[14]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Mannan 45,711 58.6
Awami League Sheikh Hasina 29,451 37.8
Zaker Party Idrees Hossain Talukdar 816 1.0
Bangladesh Janata Party Harun Ar Rashid Mithu 598 0.8
IOJ Abdul Based 438 0.6
JSD Mir Hossain Akhtar 435 0.6
JSD (R) A. S. M. Abdur Rab 208 0.3
Bangladesh Inquilab Party Ruhul Aamin Chowdhury 59 0.1
Jatiya Janata Party (Asad) M. D. Rahman 56 0.1
Bangladesh Muslim League (Kader) Md. Humayun Kabir 55 0.1
NDP Md. Enamul Karim Shuja 52 0.1
Bangladesh People's League (Garib A Nawaz) Jobaida Parvin 43 0.1
Bangladesh National Congress Shuvash Chandra Debnath 40 0.1
Jatiyatabadi Gonotantrik Dal Md. Zakir Hossain 29 0.0
Majority 16,260 20.8
Turnout 77,991 48.2
BNP gain from JSD

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dhaka-10". 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 14 August 2014. 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 August 2014.
  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. ^ Ahmed, Taib (15 December 2013). "AL closer to majority before voting". New Age. Dhaka. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  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. ^ Jahan, Rounaq (2005). "Bangladesh". In Repucci, Sarah; Walker, Christopher (eds.). Countries at the Crossroads: A Survey of Democratic Governance. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 67–68. ISBN 978-0-7425-4972-2.
  14. ^ a b c "Parliament Election Result of 1991,1996,2001 Bangladesh Election Information and Statistics". Vote Monitor Networks. Archived from the original on 28 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

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Coordinates: 23°44′N 90°23′E / 23.74°N 90.38°E / 23.74; 90.38