Noakhali-3

Noakhali-3 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2014 by Mamunur Rashid Kiron of the Awami League.

Noakhali-3
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictNoakhali District
DivisionChittagong Division
Electorate392,330 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1973
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Mamunur Rashid Kiron

BoundariesEdit

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

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created for the first general elections in newly independent Bangladesh, held in 1973.

Ahead of the 2008 general election, the Election Commission redrew constituency boundaries to reflect population changes revealed by the 2001 Bangladesh census.[4] The 2008 redistricting altered the boundaries of the constituency.[5]

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1973 A B M Taleb Ali Awami League[6][7]
1986 Mahmudur Rahman Belayet Jatiya Party[8]
1988 Mahbubur Rahman Jatiya Party[9]
1991 Salah Uddin Kamran Bangladesh Nationalist Party
1996 Mahbubur Rahman Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2008 Barkat Ullah Bulu Bangladesh Nationalist Party
2014 Mamunur Rashid Kiron Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

Mamunur Rashid Kiron was elected unopposed in the 2014 general election after opposition parties withdrew their candidacies in a boycott of the election.[10]

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Noakhali-3[2][11][12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Barkat Ullah Bulu 98,537 43.6 -14.9
Independent Mamunur Rashid Kiron 74,246 32.8 N/A
Independent Minhaz Ahmed 46,637 20.6 N/A
Awami League Mosammat Lutfunnahar Begum 4,098 1.8 -30.7
IAB Najir Ahmad 2,688 1.2 N/A
Majority 24,291 10.7 -15.3
Turnout 226,206 79.6 +12.9
BNP hold
General Election 2001: Noakhali-3[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Mahbubur Rahman 50,378 58.5 +13.1
Awami League Mahmudur Rahman Belayet 27,978 32.5 +3.3
IJOF Abu Sufian 6,037 7.0 N/A
Independent Salah Uddin Kamran 883 1.0 N/A
JSD Nurul Amin Bhuyan 478 0.6 N/A
Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal (Mahbub) A. F. M. Mahbubul Haque 241 0.3 -0.2
Jatiya Party (M) A. Wahab 145 0.2 N/A
Majority 22,400 26.0 +9.8
Turnout 86,140 66.7 +4.0
BNP hold

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Noakhali-3[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Mahbubur Rahman 25,570 45.4 +23.2
Awami League Mahmudur Rahman Belayet 16,458 29.2 N/A
Jamaat-e-Islami Md. Ullah 6,038 10.7 -2.6
JP(E) Abu Sufian 5,895 10.5 +2.2
JSD (R) Md. Nurul Amin Bhuiyan 1,539 2.7 -7.3
BKA Md. Mir Omar Faruk 335 0.6 -0.4
Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal (Mahbub) A. F. M. Mahbubul Haque 255 0.5 -17.0
Gano Forum Md. Bazlur Rashid Chowdhury 165 0.3 N/A
Zaker Party Mohammad Ali 66 0.1 N/A
Majority 9,112 16.2 +13.7
Turnout 56,321 62.7 +24.7
BNP hold
General Election 1991: Noakhali-3[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Salah Uddin Kamran 11,378 22.2
CPB Nurul Islam 10,082 19.7
Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal (Mahbub) A. F. M. Mahbubul Haque 8,948 17.5
Jamaat-e-Islami Shamsuddin 6,803 13.3
JSD (R) Md. Nurul Amin Bhuiyan 5,097 10.0
JP(E) Abu Sufian 4,274 8.3
Independent Fakhrul Islam 3,489 6.8
BKA Delwar Hossain 529 1.0
NAP (Bhashani) Harun Rashid 194 0.4
Jatia Mukti Dal Nur Mohammad Khan 143 0.3
Independent Mahmudur Rahman Belayet 100 0.2
Independent A. K. M. Aamin Ullah 43 0.1
NDP Md. Jahurul Haq 39 0.1
Independent T. I. M. Nurunnabi 38 0.1
FP A. B. M. Anwar Hossain 32 0.1
Majority 1,296 2.5
Turnout 51,189 38.0
BNP hold

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Noakhali-3". 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. ^ Rahman, Syedur (2010). Historical Dictionary of Bangladesh. Scarecrow Press. p. 105. ISBN 978-0-8108-7453-4.
  5. ^ Liton, Shakhawat (11 July 2008). "Final list of redrawn JS seats published". The Daily Star.
  6. ^ "List of 1st Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 February 2018.
  7. ^ "List of 2nd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  8. ^ "List of 3rd Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  9. ^ "List of 4th Parliament Members" (PDF). Bangladesh Parliament (in Bengali). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  10. ^ Ahmed, Taib (15 December 2013). "AL closer to majority before voting". New Age. Dhaka. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  11. ^ "Bangladesh Parliament Election - Detail Results". Amar Desh. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  12. ^ "Nomination submission List". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 11 February 2018. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  13. ^ 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: 22°56′N 91°06′E / 22.94°N 91.10°E / 22.94; 91.10