183. Jagatballavpur (जगतबॉलपुर), is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha seat in South West Bengal region and Howrah district of West Bengal (पश्चिम बंगाल). It shares inter-state border with Howrah. Jagatballavpur is part of 27. Srerampur Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat is categoried as: Rural.
This General Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 24.26%. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 83.85%.
In the 2021 elections, there were a total of 288099 eligible electors, of which 146619 were male, 141469 female and 11 voters of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Jagatballavpur in 2021 is 965.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 256154 eligible electors, of which 133298 were male, 122854 female and 2 voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 West Bengal Assembly elections, there were a total of 225661 eligible electors, of which 118777 were male, 106884 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Jagatballavpur in 2016 was 56. In 2011, there were 32.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 West Bengal Assembly elections, Md. Abdul Ghani of TMC won in this seat by defeating Baidyanath Basu of CPIM by a margin of 24681 votes which was 11.63% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 48.7% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Abul Kasem Molla of TMC won in this seat defeating Kazi Jafar Ahmed of CPIM by a margin of 27780 votes which was 14.67% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 54.19% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes in 183. Jagatballavpur Assembly segment of Srerampur Lok Sabha constituency. TMC's won the Srerampur Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes this Assembly segment and TMC won the Srerampur Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 5 candidates contested in the 2021 elections. In 2016 there were 10 contestants.
Candidates 2021: The candidates contesting in the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections from Jagatballavpur are: Anupam Ghosh (BJP), Sitanath Ghosh (TMC), Gobardhan Manna (IUC), Sk Sabbir Ahmed (RSMPA), Panchanan Mahanta (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 81.5%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 82.88%, while it was 84% 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 395 polling stations in 183. Jagatballavpur constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 312. In 2011 there were 277 polling stations.
Extent: 183. Jagatballavpur constituency comprises of the following areas of Howrah district of West Bengal: 1. Baragachhia-I, Baragachhia-II, Hantal Anantabati, Jagatballavpur-I, Jagatballavpur-II, Pantihal, Shankarhati-I, Shankarhati-II, Shialdanga and Maju GPs of CDB Jagatballavpur and 2. Begari, Domjur, Dakshin-Jhapardaha, Parbatipur, Rudrapur, Uttar Jhapardaha and Makardah-I GPs of CDB Domjur. It shares an inter-state border with Howrah.
Jagatballavpur seat of the West Bengal Assembly has adjoining seats: .
The total area covered by Jagatballavpur is 158 square kilometres.