Chakulia (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
|Vidhan Sabha constituency|
|Lok Sabha constituency||5. Raiganj|
|Electorate (year)||167,001 (2011)|
Chakulia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is an assembly constituency in Uttar Dinajpur district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It came into existence in 2011, as per orders of the Delimitation Commission.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 31 Chakulia (Vidhan Sabha constituency) covers Goalpokhar II community development block and Bazargaon I and Bazargaon II gram panchayats of Karandighi community development block.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Chakulia||Ali Imran Ramz||All India Forward Bloc|
In the 2011 election, Ali Imran Ramz of AIFB defeated his nearest rival Serajul Islam of Congress.
|Forward Bloc||Ali Imran Ramz (Victor)||65,265||52.13|
|BSP||Goutam Chandra Paul||5,287||4.22|
|Independent||Raj Kumar Jain||2,661|
|Forward Bloc win (new seat)|
|Party||Seats won||Seat change|
|Indian National Congress||3||2|
|Independent/ Rebel Congress||1||1|
|Communist Party of India (Marxist)||1||2|
|Communist Party of India||0||1|
Note: New constituencies – 2 (See template talk page for details)
- "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2 July 2014.
- "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 1 July 2014.
- "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Chakulia. Empowering India. Retrieved 20 April 2011.