Jhenaidah-1

Jhenaidah-1 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2001 by Abdul Hyee of the Awami League.

Jhenaidah-1
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictJhenaidah District
DivisionKhulna Division
Electorate276,334 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1984
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Abdul Hyee

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Shailkupa Upazila.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created in 1984 from a Jessore constituency when the former Jessore District was split into four districts: Jhenaidah, Jessore, Magura, and Narail.[4]

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1986 Md. Kamruzzaman Awami League[5]
1988 Muhammad Dabiruddin Joardar [6]
1991 Abdul Wahab Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2001 Abdul Hyee Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

General Election 2014: Jhenaidah-1[7][8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Abdul Hyee 111,153 84.7 +31.6
Independent Md. Nayeb Ali Zoarder 18,628 14.2 N/A
Jatiya Party (M) Golam Mostofa 1,449 1.1 N/A
Majority 92,525 70.5 +59.2
Turnout 131,230 52.8 -39.5
Awami League hold

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Jhenaidah-1[2][9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Abdul Hyee 109,050 53.1 +3.3
BNP Abdul Wahab 85,899 41.9 -7.7
Independent Saidur Rahman 9,243 4.5 N/A
IAB Quazi Rejaul Karim 948 0.5 N/A
BDB Golam Mostafa 102 0.0 N/A
Majority 23,151 11.3 +11.1
Turnout 205,242 92.3 +6.8
Awami League hold
General Election 2001: Jhenaidah-1[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Abdul Hyee 92,652 49.8 +5.1
BNP Abdul Wahab 92,306 49.6 +0.6
IJOF Md. Atiar Rahman Khan 973 0.5 N/A
CPB Alamgir Hossain 214 0.1 0.0
Majority 346 0.2 -4.1
Turnout 186,145 85.5 -2.1
Awami League gain from BNP

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Jhenaidah-1[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Wahab 75,105 49.0 -0.1
Awami League Md. Kamruzzaman 68,514 44.7 +9.2
Jamaat-e-Islami Abu Tayab 5,945 3.9 +3.7
JP(E) Golam Mostofa 2,301 1.5 +1.3
IOJ Md. Abdul Wahab 581 0.4 N/A
Gano Forum Md. Zahidunnabi 393 0.3 N/A
Zaker Party Md. Akram-Ud-Daula 294 0.2 -1.3
CPB Md. Rajibul Hasan 104 0.1 0.0
Independent Z. M. Akhtaruzzman 103 0.1 N/A
Majority 6,591 4.3 -9.3
Turnout 153,340 87.6 +15.8
BNP hold
General Election 1991: Jhenaidah-1[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Abdul Wahab 63,663 49.1
Awami League Md. Kamruzzaman 46,029 35.5
Jamaat-e-Islami Shiraj Ali 11,926 9.2
JSD (R) Md. Golam Mustafa 4,445 3.4
Zaker Party Md. Sobed Ali 1,964 1.5
FP Miah Abdur Rashid 1,045 0.8
JP(E) Z. M. Akhtaruzzman 200 0.2
CPB Zahidunnabi 161 0.1
Independent Muhammad Dabiruddin Joardar 110 0.1
Bangladesh Muslim League (Yusuf) Md. Mokbul Hossain Seikh 73 0.1
Independent Tanzilur Rahman 35 0.0
Majority 17,634 13.6
Turnout 129,651 71.8
BNP gain from [[|N/A]]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jhenaidah-1". 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. ^ "District Statistics 2011: Jhenaidah" (PDF). Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 February 2018.
  5. ^ "List of 3rd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  6. ^ "List of 4th Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  7. ^ "Jhenaidah-1". Bangladesh Election Result 2014. Dhaka Tribune. Archived from the original on 21 July 2018. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Electoral Area Result Statistics: Jhenaidah-1". AmarMP. Retrieved 15 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 28 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 23°41′N 89°15′E / 23.68°N 89.25°E / 23.68; 89.25