Bodoland People's Front

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Bodoland People's Front
Chairperson Hagrama Mohilary
Leader in Lok Sabha Sansuma Khunggur Bwiswmuthiary
Leader in Rajya Sabha Biswajit Daimary
Headquarters Kokrajhar, Assam
ECI Status State Party[1]
Seats in Lok Sabha
0 / 545
Seats in Rajya Sabha
1 / 545
Seats in Legislative Assembly
12 / 126
Election symbol
Nagol
Website
www.bpfassam.in
Politics of India
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The Bodoland People's Front (BPF) is a state political party in Assam state in northeastern India. In the general election, 2009 its candidate, Sansuma Khunggur Bwiswmuthiary was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from Kokrajhar constituency. Biswajit Daimary of this party was elected to the Rajya Sabha in May, 2008. BPF had 10 members in the 12th Assam Legislative Assembly, and it is a constituent of the current Indian National Congress led ruling coalition in Assam.[2] In the 2011 Assam Assembly election, BPF won 12 seats.

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  1. ^ "List of Political Parties and Election Symbols main Notification Dated 18.01.2013". India: Election Commission of India. 2013. Retrieved 9 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Karmakar, Rahul (4 February 2011). "Assam polls: Cong sure, test for minority party". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 20 February 2011.