Chandipur (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

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Chandipur
Vidhan Sabha constituency
Chandipur is located in West Bengal
Chandipur
Chandipur
Chandipur is located in India
Chandipur
Chandipur
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.

Overview[edit]

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]

Results[edit]

2011[edit]

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

References[edit]

  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.