Naogaon-6

Naogaon-6 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2008 by Israfil Alam of the Awami League.

Naogaon-6
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictNaogaon District
DivisionRajshahi Division
Electorate294,493 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1984
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Anwar Hossain Helal

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Atrai and Raninagar upazilas.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created in 1984 from the Rajshahi-9 constituency when the former Rajshahi District was split into four districts: Nawabganj, Naogaon, Rajshahi, and Natore.

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1986 Ohidur Rahman Communist Party of Bangladesh[4]
1988 Mullah Rezaul Islam [5]
1991 Alamgir Kabir Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2008 Israfil Alam Awami League
Oct 2020 by-election Anwar Hossain Helal Awami League[6]

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

Israfil Alam was re-elected unopposed in the 2014 general election after opposition parties withdrew their candidacies in a boycott of the election.[7]

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Naogaon-6[2][8][9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Israfil Alam 130,985 60.1 +16.2
BNP Anwar Hossain Bulu 86,990 39.9 -14.9
Majority 43,995 20.2 +9.3
Turnout 217,975 91.5 +4.5
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 2001: Naogaon-6[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Alamgir Kabir 102,693 54.8 +3.3
Awami League Israfil Alam 82,218 43.9 +6.6
IJOF K. C. Mashiur Alam 2,086 1.1 N/A
CPB Pradyut Fouzder 359 0.2 N/A
Majority 20,475 10.9 -3.3
Turnout 187,356 87.0 +1.8
BNP hold

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Naogaon-6[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Alamgir Kabir 77,304 51.5 +5.5
Awami League Ohidur Rahman 56,053 37.3 N/A
JP(E) Sree Bethindranath Shaha 8,467 5.6 +2.7
Jamaat-e-Islami Md. Mofazzal Hossain 7,678 5.1 -9.9
BKA M. Abdul Latif 311 0.2 N/A
Zaker Party Md. Ataur Rahman 226 0.2 -0.2
Majority 21,251 14.2 +3.4
Turnout 150,039 85.2 +11.3
BNP hold
General Election 1991: Naogaon-6[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Alamgir Kabir 61,183 46.0
CPB Ohidur Rahman 46,780 35.2
Jamaat-e-Islami Md. Mofazzal Hossain 19,911 15.0
JP(E) Mollah Rezaul Islam 3,791 2.9
Independent Chowdhury Motahar Hossain 540 0.4
Zaker Party Md. Nazrul Islam 525 0.4
JSD (R) Md. Shahiur Rahman Kha 239 0.2
Majority 14,403 10.8
Turnout 132,969 73.9
BNP gain from [[|N/A]]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Naogaon-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 3rd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  5. ^ "List of 4th Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  6. ^ "নওগাঁ-৬ উপনির্বাচনে আ'লীগ প্রার্থী বিপুল ভোটে জয়ী". Jugantor (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-17.
  7. ^ Ahmed, Taib (15 December 2013). "AL closer to majority before voting". New Age. Dhaka. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Bangladesh Parliament Election - Detail Results". Amar Desh. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  9. ^ "Nomination submission List". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 11 February 2018. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  10. ^ 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°44′N 88°58′E / 24.74°N 88.96°E / 24.74; 88.96