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Ward No. 79, Kolkata Municipal Corporation


Ward No. 79, Kolkata Municipal Corporation

Ward No. 79
Kolkata Municipal Corporation
Ward No. 79 is located in Kolkata
Ward No. 79
Location in Kolkata
Coordinates (dms):
Country  India
State West Bengal
City Kolkata
Neighbourhoods Kidderpore (Dock 2)
Parliamentary constituency Kolkata Dakshin
Assembly constituency Kolkata Port
Borough 9
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 700 023
Area code(s) +91 33

Ward No. 79, Kolkata Municipal Corporation is an administrative division of Kolkata Municipal Corporation in Borough No. 9, covering parts of Kidderpore (Dock 2) neighbourhood in south Kolkata, in the Indian state of West Bengal. It forms a city municipal corporation council electoral constituency and is a part of Kolkata Port (Vidhan Sabha constituency).[1]


The boundaries of the ward are: Karl Marx Sarani is in the north. Diamond Harbour Road is to the east. Goragacha Road, Sonarpur Road and the Port Trust railway line are to the south. Hide Road is to the west.[2][3]

Election highlights

Constituency Name of councillor Party affililiation
2005 Ward No. 79 Ram Peary Ram Indian National Congress [4]
2010 Ram Peary Ram Indian National Congress [5]
2015 Ram Peary Ram All India Trinamool Congress [6][7]
 Kolkata Municipal Corporation election 2015 summary
Party Seats won Seat change
All India Trinamool Congress 114 19
Left Front 15 18
Bharatiya Janata Party 7 4
Indian National Congress 5 5
Independents 3 3

Source: DNA West Bengal Municipal Election Results, 28th April 2015
Results of Kolkata Municipal Corporation Election, 2010


  1. ^ "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Kolkata: Detail Maps of 141 Wards with Street Directory. D.P.Publications & Sales Concern, 66 College Street, Kolkata-700073, 4th edition 2003.
  3. ^ "Municipal Wards". Yellow Retrieved 3 May 2015. 
  4. ^ Search the web for COUNCILLORS OF KOLKATA MUNICITIPAL CORPORATION. In the search list click on this. On clicking one gets an option for “List of KMC Councillors” at the bottom of the page. Press to get to Adobe Acrobat file.
  5. ^ "Kolkata Municipal Corporation General Election Results 2010". Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 3 May 2015. 
  6. ^ Prabahat Khabar, Hindi newspaper, print edition, 29 April, 2015
  7. ^ "Ward-wise winners" (PDF). Gazette Notification. West Bengal State Election Commission. Retrieved 3 May 2015. 
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