The late Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee once represented the Jadavpur constituency in Lok Sabha. Mamata Banerjee shock-defeated him in 1984. The incumbent Trinamool lawmaker, Sugata Bose, is a history professor at Harvard University in the US. He can't contest so Mamata Banerjee has fielded to this venerable seat a young film star Mimi Chakraborty who has made her mark on the Bengali silver screen with hits like 'Crisscross', 'Villain' and 'Total Dadagiri'.
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