Satkhira-2

Satkhira-2 is a constituency represented in the Jatiya Sangsad (National Parliament) of Bangladesh since 2014 by Mir Mostaque Ahmed Robi of the Awami League.

Satkhira-2
Constituency
for the Jatiya Sangsad
DistrictSatkhira District
DivisionKhulna Division
Electorate356,246 (2018)[1]
Current constituency
Created1984
PartyAwami League
Member(s)Mir Mostaque Ahmed Robi

BoundariesEdit

The constituency encompasses Satkhira Sadar Upazila.[2][3]

HistoryEdit

The constituency was created in 1984 from the Khulna-14 constituency when the former Khulna District was split into three districts: Bagerhat, Khulna, and Satkhira.

In the 2018 general election, the constituency was one of six chosen by lottery to use electronic voting machines.[4]

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election Member Party
1986 Kazi Shamsur Rahman Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami[5]
1988 Md. Habibur Rahman Jatiya Party[6]
1991 Kazi Shamsur Rahman Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami
February 1996 Shamsul Haque Bangladesh Nationalist Party
June 1996 Kazi Shamsur Rahman Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami
2001 Abdul Khaleque Mondal Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami
2008 M. A. Jabbar Jatiya Party (Ershad)
2014 Mir Mostaque Ahmed Robi Awami League

ElectionsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

General Election 2014: Satkhira-2[7][8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Awami League Mir Mostaque Ahmed Robi 32,859 65.4 N/A
Independent Saiful Karim Sabu 15,789 31.4 N/A
NAP Kazi Sayedur Rahman 981 2.0 N/A
Jatiya Party (M) Md. Mohsin Hossain 645 1.3 +0.6
Majority 17,070 34.0 +26.5
Turnout 50,274 16.0 -74.0
Awami League gain from JP(E)

Elections in the 2000sEdit

General Election 2008: Satkhira-2[2][9][10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
JP(E) M. A. Jabbar 133,422 53.1 N/A
Jamaat-e-Islami Abdul Khaleque Mondal 114,557 45.6 -14.4
Jatiya Party (M) Md. Habibur Rahman 1,725 0.7 N/A
IAB Md. Mostofa Shamsuzzaman 1,216 0.5 N/A
BSD Nithanondo Sarkar 381 0.2 N/A
Majority 18,865 7.5 -18.7
Turnout 251,301 90.0 +3.1
JP(E) gain from Jamaat-e-Islami
General Election 2001: Satkhira-2[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Jamaat-e-Islami Abdul Khaleque Mondal 124,206 60.0 +28.1
Awami League Md. Nazrul Islam 69,861 33.7 +6.9
IJOF Syeda Razia Fayez 12,636 6.1 N/A
Independent Md. Saifullah Sarder 209 0.1 N/A
Independent M. A. Jabbar 194 0.1 N/A
Majority 54,345 26.2 +26.0
Turnout 207,106 86.9 +1.0
Jamaat-e-Islami hold

Elections in the 1990sEdit

General Election June 1996: Satkhira-2[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Jamaat-e-Islami Kazi Shamsur Rahman 54,096 31.9 -6.7
JP(E) Syeda Razia Fayez 53,787 31.8 +12.3
Awami League Md. Nazrul Islam 45,450 26.8 +0.7
BNP M. Monsur Ali 14,682 8.7 -6.5
IOJ Md. Nazrul Islam 638 0.4 N/A
Zaker Party Kazi Sirajul Haque 368 0.2 N/A
NAP Kazi Saidur Rahman 282 0.2 N/A
FP A. B. M. Sadrul Ullah 52 0.0 N/A
Majority 309 0.2 -12.3
Turnout 169,355 85.9 +16.6
Jamaat-e-Islami hold
General Election 1991: Satkhira-2[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Jamaat-e-Islami Kazi Shamsur Rahman 45,546 38.6
Awami League A. F. M. Entaj Ali 30,767 26.1
JP(E) Md. Habibur Rahman 23,001 19.5
BNP Farida Rahman 17,883 15.2
JSD Kazi Riaz Uddin 471 0.4
Bangladesh Muslim League (Kader) M. Alauddin Molla 169 0.1
JSD (R) A. K. M. Abdur Rahim 114 0.1
Majority 14,779 12.5
Turnout 117,951 69.3
Jamaat-e-Islami gain from JP(E)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Satkhira-2". The Daily Star. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Constituency Maps of Bangladesh" (PDF). Bangladesh Election Commission. 2010. 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. ^ "Bangladesh uses EVMs for first time in general election". The Times of India. 30 December 2018. Retrieved 30 December 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. ^ "Satkhira-2". Bangladesh Election Result 2014. Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Electoral Area Result Statistics: Satkhira-2". 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 29 December 2008. Retrieved 11 February 2018.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 22°43′N 89°04′E / 22.72°N 89.07°E / 22.72; 89.07