The constituency, usually related to Rabindranath Tagore, lately noticed a mega rally by the BJP in a bid to safe victory within the ‘rarh Bangla’ area
The Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency of Bolpur is positioned within the Birbhum district of West Bengal. It falls underneath the Bolpur (SC) Lok Sabha constituency.
As per the voter record of 2019, there are 2,58,956 electorates and 286 polling stations on this constituency. Voter turnout was 85.65 % within the 2016 meeting election.
Past election outcomes and winners
In the 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, Trinamool Congress’ Chandranath Singha received from the constituency. In the 2011 elections, Chandranath Singha of Trinamool Congress defeated Tapan Hore of RSP.
The Bolpur meeting constituency is dwelling to a complete of three,28,531 folks, of which 69.72 % is rural and 30.28 % is city inhabitants.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, Bolpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) consists of Bolpur municipality, Ilambazar CD Block and Raipur Supur, Ruppur and Sattor gram panchayats of Bolpur Sriniketan CD Block.
The constituency, usually related to Rabindranath Tagore, lately noticed a mega rally led by Union dwelling minister Amit Shah, thought of a technique of the BJP to safe a victory within the ‘rarh Bangla’ area.
The West Bengal Assembly polls can be held to elect a complete of 294 Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs).
Election Date and Timings
The Bolpur (SC) Assembly constituency will go to polls on 29 April as a part of the eighth and closing section of the West Bengal Assembly election 2021.
Polling will begin from 7 am and proceed until 6 pm. An further one hour from 6 pm to 7 pm has been reserved for COVID-19 constructive sufferers in addition to these isolating at dwelling.
Elections for the West Bengal meeting are being held in eight phases, up from seven final time, starting with polling for 30 seats on 27 March underneath section 1, 30 seats on 1 April underneath section 2, adopted by the third section on 6 April for 31 seats, the fourth section on 10 April for 44 constituencies, the fifth section on 17 April for 45 seats, sixth section for 43 seats on 22 April, seventh section on 26 April for 36 seats and final and eighth section on 29 April for 35 seats.
The state is held by the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC with an absolute majority, with Mamata Banerjee on her second consecutive time period as chief minister. The ruling social gathering is preventing a pitched battle with archrival BJP and its allies within the NDA, whereas the Congress-led Sanyukt Morcha can be a key participant within the fray.