Dabgram-Phulbari (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Dabgram-Phulbari
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Dabgram-Phulbari is located in West Bengal
Dabgram-Phulbari
Dabgram-Phulbari
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 26°43′01″N 88°26′13″E / 26.71694°N 88.43694°E / 26.71694; 88.43694Coordinates: 26°43′01″N 88°26′13″E / 26.71694°N 88.43694°E / 26.71694; 88.43694
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Jalpaiguri
Constituency No 19
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency 3 Jalpaiguri (SC)
Electorate (year) 209,754 (2011)

Dabgram-Phulbari (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Jalpaiguri district in the Indian state of West Bengal. The Delimitation Commission has abolished the Kranti (Vidhan Sabha constituency), and formed the new Dabgram-Phulbari (Vidhan Sabha constituency).[1]

Overview[edit]

As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 19 Dabgram-Phulbari (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Ward Nos. 31 to 44 of Siliguri municipal corporation and Dabgram I, Dabgram II, Fulbari I and Fulbari II gram panchayats of Rajganj community development block,[2]

Dabgram-Phulbari (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 3 Jalpaiguri (Lok Sabha constituency) (SC).[2]

Members of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Election
Year
Constituency Name of M.L.A. Party Affiliation
2011 Dabgram-Phulbari Goutam Deb All India Trinamool Congress[3]

For MLAs from the area prior to 2011 see Kranti (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Election results[edit]

2011[edit]

In the 2011 election, Goutam Deb of Trinamool Congress defeated his nearest rival Dilip Singh of CPI(M).

West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Dabgram-Phulbari constituency[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
AITMC Goutam Deb 84,649 48.29
CPI(M) Dilip Singh 73,413 41.88
BJP Dulal Kanti Das 10,623 6.06
Independent Subash Biswas 2,347 1.34
BSP Sanjiban Sarkar 1,423
Independent Nitu Jai Pritam 1,173
Indian People's Forward Bloc Shambhu Nath Roy 926
Amra Bangalee Bapan Ghosh 742
Turnout 175,296 83.57
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Jalpaiguri district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 3 Increase2
Congress 3 Increase2
GJM-backed Independent 1 Increase0
Revolutionary Socialist Party 3 Decrease1
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2 Decrease3


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minister loses rural votebank - CPM worried about Asok’s redrawn constituency Avijit Sinha - The Telegraph". Darjeeling Times.com. Retrieved 29 August 2009. 
  2. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 30 June 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Dabgram-Phulbari. Empowering India. Retrieved 1 June 2011.