Dasrath Tirkey

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Dasrath Tirkey
Member of the Indian Parliament
for Alipurduars
Assumed office
2014
Preceded by Manohar Tirkey
Personal details
Born (1967-02-09) 9 February 1967 (age 50)
Political party

Trinamool Congress (2014- Incumbent)

Revolutionary Socialist Party (till 2014)

Dasrath Tirkey is a member of the All India Trinamool Congress and has won the Indian general elections, 2014 from the Alipurduars (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

Three Left Front MLAs, Dasarath Tirkey and Ananta Deb Adhikari of RSP and Sunil Mandal of Forward Bloc joined All India Trinamool Congress in February 2014.[2]

While in RSP, Dasrath Tirkey was MLA for three consecutive terms in 2001, 2006 and 2011 elections, from Kumargram assembly seat.[3][4][5] He was elected M.P. before he completed his last term as MLA.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Constituencywise-All Candidates". Eciresults.nic.in. Retrieved 2014-05-17. 
  2. ^ "Twin defections, but different outcomes". The Times of India, 9 February 2014. Retrieved 23 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "General Elections, India, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "General Elections, India, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "General Elections, India, 2011, to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal" (PDF). Constituency-wise Data. Election Commission. Retrieved 18 June 2014.