Dinajpur-4

Dinajpur-4 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2008 by Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali of the Awami League.

Dinajpur-4
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
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DistrictDinajpur District
DivisionRangpur Division
Electorate342,887 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Chirirbandar and Khansama 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 Ali Akbar Awami League[4]
1979 Mirza Ruhul Amin Bangladesh Nationalist Party[5]
Major Boundary Changes
1986 Mizanur Rahman Manu Workers Party of Bangladesh[6]
1988 Mohammed Sakhawat Rahman [7]
1991 Mizanur Rahman Manu Awami League
February 1996 Abdul Halim Bangladesh Nationalist Party
June 1996 Mizanur Rahman Manu Awami League
2001 Akhtaruzzaman Mia Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2008 Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

General Election 2014: Dinajpur-4[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali 68,088 98.0 +51.3
Workers Party Enamul Haque Sarkar 1,380 2.0 N/A
Majority 66,708 96.0 +80.6
Turnout 69,468 22.9 -69.8
Awami League hold

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Dinajpur-4[2][9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali 118,188 46.7 +4.5
BNP Akhtaruzzaman Mia 79,133 31.3 -21.0
Independent Hafizur Rahman Sarkar 50,274 19.9 N/A
Independent Mizanur Rahman Manu 4,511 1.8 N/A
BSD Md. Asaf-ud-doula 870 0.3 N/A
Majority 39,055 15.4 +5.3
Turnout 252,976 92.7 +6.4
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 2001: Dinajpur-4[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Akhtaruzzaman Mia 108,360 52.3 +21.7
Awami League Mizanur Rahman Manu 87,351 42.2 +1.1
IJOF Md. Sekender Ali Shah 8,094 3.9 N/A
Independent Md. Emdadul Islam Chowdhury 2,869 1.4 N/A
Independent Monindra Nath Ray 487 0.2 N/A
Majority 21,009 10.1 -0.5
Turnout 207,161 86.3 +11.3
BNP gain from Awami League

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Dinajpur-4[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Mizanur Rahman Manu 59,746 41.1 -6.3
BNP Abdul Halim 44,394 30.6 +18.0
Jamaat-e-Islami Aftab Uddin Mollah 30,040 20.7 -8.0
JP(E) Mirza Samsul Wazed 10,700 7.4 -0.1
Bangladesh Janata Party Md. Saiful Islam 374 0.3 N/A
Majority 15,352 10.6 -8.1
Turnout 145,254 75.0 +10.6
Awami League hold
General Election 1991: Dinajpur-4[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Mizanur Rahman Manu 58,745 47.4
Jamaat-e-Islami Aftab Uddin Mollah 35,538 28.7
BNP Abdul Halim 15,566 12.6
JP(E) Md. Sakhawat Hossain 9,280 7.5
JSD Md. Akter Hosain 1,796 1.5
Independent Jamil Udiin Ahmed 1,485 1.2
JSD (R) M. A. Rashid Beg 527 0.4
NDP Md. Omar Faruk Shah 305 0.2
Zaker Party A. F. M. Mahmudul Islam 292 0.2
Independent Shree Ashwini Kumar Roy 214 0.2
Bangladesh Muslim League (Matin) Md. Abu Ali Chowdhury 108 0.1
Majority 23,207 18.7
Turnout 123,856 64.4
Awami League gain from [[|N/A]]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dinajpur-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 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. ^ "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. ^ "Dinajpur-4". Bangladesh Election Result 2014. Dhaka Tribune. Archived from the original on 14 June 2018. Retrieved 8 February 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 22 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 25°39′N 88°46′E / 25.65°N 88.77°E / 25.65; 88.77