Narsingdi-4

Narsingdi-4 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2008 by Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun of the Awami League.

Narsingdi-4
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictNarsingdi District
DivisionDhaka Division
Electorate341,742 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1984
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Belabo and Manohardi upazilas.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created in 1984 from the Dhaka-24 constituency when the former Dhaka District was split into six districts: Manikganj, Munshiganj, Dhaka, Gazipur, Narsingdi, and Narayanganj.

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1986 Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun Independent[4]
1988 Mohammad Shahidullah Bhuiyan [5]
1991 Sardar Shakhawat Hossain Bokul Bangladesh Nationalist Party
1996 Nuruddin Khan Awami League
2001 Sardar Shakhawat Hossain Bokul Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2008 Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun was re-elected unopposed in the 2014 general election after opposition parties withdrew their candidacies in a boycott of the election.[6]

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Narsingdi-4[2][7][8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun 145,989 62.0 +17.0
BNP Mohammad Zainul Abedin 78,789 33.5 -16.4
BDB Md. Sanaul Huq 5,141 2.2 N/A
IAB Kazi Ashraf Ali 2,773 1.2 N/A
Zaker Party Md. Waiz Uddin Akonda 1,521 0.6 N/A
CPB Kazi Sazzad Zahir 604 0.3 -0.1
Gano Forum Md. Ashraf Ali 356 0.2 N/A
BKA Md. Shamsuzzaman 191 0.1 N/A
Majority 67,200 28.6 +23.7
Turnout 235,364 88.6 +8.3
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 2001: Narsingdi-4[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Sardar Shakhawat Hossain Bokul 102,714 49.9 +4.0
Awami League Nuruddin Khan 92,564 45.0 -1.5
Independent Khairul Majid Mahmud Chandan 8,870 4.3 N/A
IJOF Md. Delowar Hossain Khokan 1,148 0.6 N/A
CPB Kazi Sazzad Zahir 397 0.2 N/A
Majority 10,150 4.9 +4.2
Turnout 205,693 80.3 -2.6
BNP gain from Awami League

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Narsingdi-4[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Nuruddin Khan 78,723 46.5 -11.1
BNP Sardar Shakhawat Hossain Bokul 77,620 45.9 -7.5
JP(E) A. Rauf 6,454 3.8 +2.6
Jamaat-e-Islami A. T. M. Rafiuddin 3,395 2.0 -3.8
IOJ Md. Jamal Uddin 1,840 1.1 N/A
Workers Party Shamsuzzaman Milon 545 0.3 -1.0
Zaker Party Md. Akram Hossain 535 0.3 -1.1
Independent Md. A. Baten 131 0.1 N/A
Majority 1,103 0.7 -17.3
Turnout 169,243 82.9 +24.6
Awami League gain from BNP
General Election 1991: Narsingdi-4[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Sardar Shakhawat Hossain Bokul 71,350 53.4
Awami League Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun 47,309 35.4
Jamaat-e-Islami A. T. M. Rafiuddin 7,726 5.8
Zaker Party A. T. M. Abdullah Al Hossain 1,922 1.4
Workers Party Shamsuzzaman Bhuiyan 1,742 1.3
JP(E) Nargis Begum 1,608 1.2
Jatiya Oikkya Front A. Rashid 531 0.4
CPB Md. Matiur Rahman 525 0.4
Independent Ashrab Ali 436 0.3
Bangladesh National Congress Mofazzal Master 241 0.2
JSD (R) Md. Abul Hasnat 216 0.2
Majority 24,041 18.0
Turnout 133,606 58.3
BNP gain from [[|N/A]]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Narsingdi-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 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. ^ Ahmed, Taib (15 December 2013). "AL closer to majority before voting". New Age. Dhaka. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  7. ^ "Bangladesh Parliament Election - Detail Results". Amar Desh. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Nomination submission List". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 11 February 2018. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  9. ^ 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°09′N 90°42′E / 24.15°N 90.70°E / 24.15; 90.70