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Binpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Vidhan Sabha constituency
Binpur is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Medinipur
Constituency No. 237
Type Reserved for ST
Lok Sabha constituency 33. Jhargram (ST)
Electorate (year) 179,732 (20110

Binpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Paschim Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is reserved for scheduled tribes.


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 237 Binpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (ST) is composed of the following: Binpur II community development block and Jamboni community development block.[1]

Binpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 33 Jhargram (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Election results


West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Binpur [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
CPI(M) Dibakar Hansda 60,728 41.17 -0.51
Independent Arjun Hansda 14,459 9.80
Independent Sukumar Hembram 8,715 5.91
Turnout 147,518 82.08
CPI(M) gain from Swing 9.35
 West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Paschim Medinipur district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 8 Increase8
Indian National Congress 2 Increase0
Jharkhand Party (Naren) 0 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 7 Decrease7
Communist Party of India 1 Decrease1
DSP(PC) 1 Decrease0

Note: Constituency abolished – 1 (See for details)


In 2006 state assembly elections, Chunibala Hansda of Jharkhand Party (Naren) won the Binpur (ST) assembly seat defeating her nearest rival Sambhu Nath Mandi of CPI(M). Contests in most years were multi cornered but only winners and runners are being mentioned. Sambhu Nath Mandi of CPI(M) defeated Chunibala Hansda of Jharkhand Party (Naren)/ Independent in 2001. Naren Hansda of Jharkhand Party (Naren) defeated Durga Tudu of CPI(M) in 1996 and 1991. Durga Tudu of CPI(M) defeated Panchanan Hansda of Congress in 1987. Sambhu Nath Mandi of CPI(M) defeated Naren Hansda, Independent, in 1982 and Dakhin Murmu of Janata Party in 1977.[5]


Joyram Soren of CPI won in 1972. Shyam Charan Murmu of Jharkhand Party won in 1971. Joyram Soren of CPI won in 1969. Mangal Chandra Saren of Congress won in 1967 and 1962. Sudhir Kumar Pandey and Jamadar Hansda, both of CPI, won in 1957. In independent India’s first election in 1951, Mangal Chandra Saren and Nripendra Gopal Mitra, both of Congress, won the Binpur dual seat.[6]


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