Jaynagar Lok Sabha Constituency


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Jaynagar (Lok Sabha constituency) (earlier spelt Joynagar) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Joynagar in West Bengal. All the seven assembly segments of No. 19 Jayanagar (Lok Sabha constituency) are in South 24 Parganas district. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.

1 Assembly segments
2 Election results
3 Results prior to 2009


Assembly segments


As per order of the Delimitation Commission in respect of the delimitation of constituencies in the West Bengal, parliamentary constituency no. 19 Jaynagar is composed of the following segments from 2009:

Gosaba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 127)
Basanti (SC) (assembly constituency no. 128)
Kultali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 129)
Jaynagar (SC) (assembly constituency no. 136)
Canning Paschim (SC) (assembly constituency no. 138)
Canning Purba (assembly constituency no. 139)
Magrahat Purba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 141)

In 2004, Joynagar constituency was composed of the following assembly segments:
Sandeshkhali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 98)

Gosaba (SC) (assembly constituency no. 100)
Basanti (SC) (assembly constituency no. 101)
Kultali (SC) (assembly constituency no. 102)
Jaynagar (assembly constituency no. 103)
Canning West (SC) (assembly constituency no. 105)
Canning East (assembly constituency no. 106)


Election results


General Election, 2009: Jaynagar
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SUCI Dr. Tarun Mondal 445,867
RSP Nimai Barman 392,191
BJP Nirode Chandra Halder 24,599
AUDF Taranga Mondal 17,023
Independent Shyamal Naskar 10,785
BSP Arabinda Halder 9,202
Independent Shankar Haldar 8,849
RDMP Tapas Tarafdar 6,565
Turnout 915,836 80.08
SUCI gain from RSP Swing

 Indian general election, 2009
West Bengal summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 19 Increase18
Indian National Congress 6 Increase0
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) 1 Increase1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 9 Decrease17
Communist Party of India 2 Decrease1
Revolutionary Socialist Party 2 Decrease1
Forward bloc 2 Decrease1
Bharatiya Janata Party 1 Increase1

Source: List of successful candidates in General Elections 2009 to the 15th Lok Sabha
Statitical Report on General Elections 2004 to the 14th Lok Sabha


Results prior to 2009


Results of elections held prior to 2009 are summarised below:


1962-1971


The winners are shown below.
Year Winner Party
1962 Paresh Nath Kayal Congress
1967 C.Roy SUC
1971 Sakti Kumar Sarkar Congress


1977-2004


Year Voters Voter Turnout Winner Runners up
%age Candidate %age Party Candidate %age Party
1977 380,210 60.73 Sakti Kumar Sarkar 48.92 BLD Nirmal Kanti Mondal 32.49 INC
1980 528,330 75.97 Sanat Kumar Mandal 45.72 RSP Gobinda Chandra Naskar 36.32 INC(I)
1984 611,190 80.11 Sanat Kumar Mandal 44.17 RSP Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar 40.76 INC
1989 758,240 81.34 Sanat Kumar Mandal 45.35 RSP Ardhendu Sekhar Naskar 36.78 INC
1991 754,350 78.88 Sanat Kumar Mandal 46.01 RSP Narayan Naskar 28.02 INC
1996 894.59 84.11 Sanat Kumar Mandal 48.17 RSP Jogesh Roy 31.60 INC
1998 858,360 77.98 Sanat Kumar Mandal 48.48 RSP Krishnapada Majumdar 27.49 BJP
1999 815.92 73.05 Sanat Kumar Mandal 69.39 RSP Krishnapada Majumdar 35.40 BJP
2004 807,320 71.01 Sanat Kumar Mandal 55.81 RSP Asit Baran Thakur 27.22 BJP

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