Chandipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Vidhan Sabha constituency
Chandipur is located in West Bengal
Chandipur is located in India
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 22°07′30″N 87°51′37″E / 22.12500°N 87.86028°E / 22.12500; 87.86028Coordinates: 22°07′30″N 87°51′37″E / 22.12500°N 87.86028°E / 22.12500; 87.86028
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Purba Medinipur
Constituency No. 211
Type Open
Lok Sabha constituency Kanthi
Electorate (year) 188,628 (2011)

Chandipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: চণ্ডীপুর বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) is an assembly constituency in Purba Medinipur district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 211 Chandipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is composed of the following: Chandipur community development block, and Benodia, Bivisanpur, Gurgram, Kakra, Mahammadpur I and Mahammadpur II gram panchayats of Bhagabanpur I community development block.[1]

Chandipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) is part of No. 31 Kanthi (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]



West Bengal assembly elections, 2011: Chandipur [2][3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Trinamool Congress Amiya Kanti Bhattacharjee 88,010 50.80
CPI(M) Bidyut Guchait 76,301 44.04
BJP Chanchal Maiti 5,149 2.97
Independent Siraj Khan 3,780
Turnout 173,240 91.84
e • d West Bengal Legislative Assembly elections, 2011
Purba Medinipur district summary
Party Seats won Seat change
Trinamool Congress 16 Increase12
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 0 Decrease6
Communist Party of India 0 Decrease3
WBSP/SP 0 Decrease3


  1. ^ a b "Delimitation Commission Order No. 18 dated 15 February 2006" (PDF). West Bengal. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 6 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Chandipur". Assembly Elections May 2011 Results. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-05-17. 
  3. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011". Chandipur. Empowering India. Retrieved 2011-05-01. 
  4. ^ "West Bengal Assembly Election 2011" (PDF). Chandipur. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-12. Retrieved 2011-05-01.