South 24 Parganas
Reserved for SC
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Jaynagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (earlier spelt Joynagar) is an assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is reserved for scheduled castes from 2011. Prior to that it was an open seat.
Jaynagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) Wikipedia
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 136 Jaynagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) is composed of the following: Jaynagar Mazilpur municipality, and Bele Durganagar, Futigoda, Gardoani, Mayahauri, Mayda, Sahajadapur gram panchayats Jaynagar II community development block, and 3. Baharu Kshetra, Dakshin Barasat, Hari Narayanpur, Rajapur Korabeg, Sripur and Uttar Durgapur gram panchayats of Jaynagar I community development block.
Jaynagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 19 Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency) (SC).
In the 2011 elections,Dr. Tarun Kanti Naskar of SUCI(C) defeated his nearest rival Shyamali Halder of CPI(M).
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Note: New constituencies – 7, constituencies abolished – 8 (See template talk page for details)
Debaparasad Sarkar of SUCI(C) has represented Joynagar assembly constituency from 1977 to 2006. He defeated his nearest rivals, Asish Ghosh of CPI(M) in 2006, Abul Hossain Laskar of CPI(M) in 2001,Rabindranath Basu of CPI (M) in 1996,Prasanta Sarkhel of Congress in 1991,Kumud Bhattacharjee of Congress/ ICS in 1987and 1982,and Jantosh Chakraborti of Janata Party in 1977.
Prosun Ghosh of Congress won in 1972.Subodh Banarjee of SUCI won in 1971,1969and 1967.In 1962 Joynagar had two seats. Jnantosh Chakravarti of Congress won the Joynagar North seat. Anadi Mohan Tanti of Congress won the Joynagar South (SC) seat. In 1957 and 1952 Joynagar had joint seats with one seat reserved for SC. In 1957Subodh Banerjee and Renupada Halder, both of SUCI, won. In independent India’s first election in 1951, Subodh Banerjee and Dinataran Moni, both of SUCI, won.