140. Baruipur Paschim (Baruipur West)
(बरूईपुर पासीम), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in South East Bengal region and South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal (पश्चिम बंगाल). It shares inter-state border with South 24 Parganas. Baruipur Paschim is part of 22. Jadavpur Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat is categoried as: Semi Urban.
This General Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 34.05%. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 78.57%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 253592 eligible electors, of which 125744 were male, 127826 female and 22 voters of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Baruipur Paschim in 2021 is 1017.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 212898 eligible electors, of which 108053 were male, 104841 female and 4 voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 West Bengal Assembly elections, there were a total of 181548 eligible electors, of which 93463 were male, 88085 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Baruipur Paschim in 2016 was 94. In 2011, there were 55.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 West Bengal Assembly elections, Biman Banerjee of TMC won in this seat by defeating Safiuddin Khan of CPIM by a margin of 36532 votes which was 20.01% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 54.73% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Biman Banerjee of TMC won in this seat defeating Kanak Kanti Paria of CPIM by a margin of 31888 votes which was 20.81% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 57.54% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes in 140. Baruipur Paschim Assembly segment of Jadavpur Lok Sabha constituency. TMC's won the Jadavpur Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes this Assembly segment and TMC won the Jadavpur Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 8 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 8 contestants.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections from Baruipur Paschim are: Ajit Baul (BSP), Debopam Chattopadhyaya(Babu) (BJP), Biman Banerjee (TMC), Md Lahek Ali (CPIM), Ananda Kundu (IND), Mukul Mondal (IND), Raneswar Das (IND), Sukumar Naskar (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 82.8%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 85.77%, while it was 84.46% in 2011.
Poll dates: The seat went to the polls in Phase 3 of the West Bengal Assembly elections 2021 on Thursday, April 6, 2021. Counting of votes are being held on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
Number of polling stations: In the 2021 elections there were a total of 335 polling stations in 140. Baruipur Paschim constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 249. In 2011 there were 223 polling stations.
Extent: 140. Baruipur Paschim constituency comprises of the following areas of South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal: 1. Baruipur (M) and 2. Dhapdhapi-I, Dhapdhapi-II, Hariharpur, Kalyanpur, Mallikpur, Madarat, Shankarpur-I, Shankarpur-II, Shikharbali-I and Shikharbali-II GPs of CDB Baruipur. It shares an inter-state border with South 24 Parganas.
Baruipur Paschim seat of the West Bengal Assembly has adjoining seats: .
The total area covered by Baruipur Paschim is 89 square kilometres.