Mymensingh-6

Mymensingh-6 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2008 by Moslem Uddin of the Awami League.

Mymensingh-6
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
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DistrictMymensingh District
DivisionMymensingh Division
Electorate325,740 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Moslem Uddin

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Fulbaria Upazila.[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 Md. Anisur Rahman Awami League[4]
1979 AKM Fazlul Haque Bangladesh Nationalist Party[5]
1986 Moslem Uddin Awami League[6]
1988 Habib Ullah Sarkar [7]
1991 Khandaker Amirul Islam Bangladesh Nationalist Party
February 1996 Shamsuddin Ahmed Bangladesh Nationalist Party
1996 Moslem Uddin Awami League
2001 Shamsuddin Ahmed Independent
2008 Moslem Uddin Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

General Election 2014: Mymensingh-6[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Moslem Uddin 164,213 95.2 +35.5
JSD Abdur Rahman 8,294 4.8 N/A
Majority 155,919 90.4 +69.4
Turnout 172,507 59.1 -22.9
Awami League hold

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Mymensingh-6[2][9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Moslem Uddin 125,629 59.7 +28.9
BNP Shamsuddin Ahmed 81,514 38.8 N/A
IAB Nurul Alam Siddiqui 807 0.4 N/A
BML Md. Hashmatullah Sheikh 774 0.4 N/A
KSJL Md. Abdur Rashid 593 0.3 -0.6
BKA Ahmad Ali 533 0.3 N/A
JSD (R) Md. Shamsul Alam Khan 498 0.2 N/A
Majority 44,115 21.0 +18.7
Turnout 210,348 82.0 +12.0
Awami League gain from Independent
General Election 2001: Mymensingh-6[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Shamsuddin Ahmed 56,573 33.2 N/A
Awami League Moslem Uddin 52,621 30.8 -13.6
Jamaat-e-Islami Md. Jashim Uddin 47,375 27.8 +11.7
IJOF K. R. Islam 11,012 6.5 N/A
KSJL Md. Abdur Rashid 1,555 0.9 N/A
Jatiya Party (M) Md. Fazlul Haq 1,230 0.7 N/A
Gano Forum A. K. M. Shamsul Huda 257 0.2 N/A
Majority 3,952 2.3 -12.3
Turnout 170,623 70.0 +8.6
Independent gain from Awami League

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Mymensingh-6[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Moslem Uddin 47,827 44.4 +16.1
BNP Shamsuddin Ahmed 32,138 29.8 +1.0
Jamaat-e-Islami Jasim Uddin 17,378 16.1 -10.1
JP(E) K. R. Islam 8,583 8.0 +4.8
Independent Habib Ullah Sarkar 1,354 1.3 N/A
Zaker Party Md. Masiur Rahman Badal 545 0.5 +0.3
Majority 15,689 14.6 +14.1
Turnout 107,825 61.4 +18.4
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 1991: Mymensingh-6[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Khandaker Amirul Islam 24,023 28.8
Awami League Moslem Uddin 23,609 28.3
Jamaat-e-Islami Jasim Uddin 21,830 26.2
Independent ANM Nazrul Islam 8,040 9.6
JP(E) Habib Ullah Sarkar 2,640 3.2
Bangladesh Janata Party A. B. M. A. Baki 1,713 2.1
BAKSAL Md. Moslem Uddin 553 0.7
Bangladesh People's League (Garib A Nawaz) Shah Md. Sohrab Ali 401 0.5
NDP Md. Bazlul Karim Chowdhury 254 0.3
JSD (R) Jahurul Haq 185 0.2
Zaker Party Md. Safir Uddin 184 0.2
Majority 414 0.5
Turnout 83,432 43.0
BNP gain from [[|N/A]]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mymensingh-6". 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 August 2014.
  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. ^ "Mymensingh-6". Bangladesh Election Result 2014. Dhaka Tribune. Archived from the original on 4 May 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 29 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 24°38′N 90°16′E / 24.63°N 90.27°E / 24.63; 90.27