177. Uluberia Uttar (Uluberia North)
(उलूबेरिया उत्तर), 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. Uluberia Uttar is part of 26. Uluberia Lok Sabha/Parliamentary constituency. This seat is categoried as: Rural.
This Scheduled Caste Assembly constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 32.36%. 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 224373 eligible electors, of which 114969 were male, 109399 female and 5 voters of the third gender.
The electorate gender ratio in Uluberia Uttar in 2021 is 952.
In the 2016 polls, there were a total of 199453 eligible electors, of which 104609 were male, 94843 female and 1 voters of the third gender.
In the 2011 West Bengal Assembly elections, there were a total of 170752 eligible electors, of which 90955 were male, 79797 female and voters of the third gender.
The number of service voters in Uluberia Uttar in 2016 was 56. In 2011, there were 40.
Past winners/MLAs: In the 2016 West Bengal Assembly elections, Dr. Nirmal Maji of TMC won in this seat by defeating Amiya Kumar Mondal of INC by a margin of 14182 votes which was 8.6% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 48.13% in 2016 in the seat.
In 2011, Dr. Nirmal Maji of TMC won in this seat defeating Ghuku Bhim of CPIM by a margin of 18448 votes which was 12.65% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TMC had a vote share of 52.45% in 2011 in the seat.
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes in 177. Uluberia Uttar Assembly segment of Uluberia Lok Sabha constituency. TMC's won the Uluberia Parliament seat.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, TMC got the most votes this Assembly segment and TMC won the Uluberia Parliament seat.
Number of contestants: A total of 7 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 Uluberia Uttar are: Ashok Dalui (CPIM), Chiran Bera (BJP), Dr Nirmal Maji (TMC), Avijit Das (IND), Ganesh Chandra Hazra (IND), Nirapada Pandit (IND), Vibekananda Mondal (IND)
Voter turnout: In the 2021 West Bengal Assembly elections, the voter turnout was calculated at 82.65%. In 2016, this seat registered a turnout of 82.79%, while it was 85.45% 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 306 polling stations in 177. Uluberia Uttar constituency. The corresponding figure in the 2016 elections was 236. In 2011 there were 208 polling stations.
Extent: 177. Uluberia Uttar constituency comprises of the following areas of Howrah district of West Bengal: 1. Amta, Bhandargachha, Chandrapur, Khardah, Raspur, Sirajbati, Udang-I and Udang-II GPs of CDB Amta - I and 2. Baniban, Basudevpur, Joyargori, Tehatta Kantaberia-I, Tehatta Kantaberia-II and Tulsiberia GPs of CDB Uluberia-II. It shares an inter-state border with Howrah.
Uluberia Uttar seat of the West Bengal Assembly has adjoining seats: .
The total area covered by Uluberia Uttar is 126 square kilometres.