Hemtabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency)
Vidhan Sabha constituency
|Type||Reserved for SC|
|Lok Sabha constituency||5. Raiganj|
|Electorate (year)||184,961 (2011)|
Hemtabad (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. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.
As per orders of the Delimitation Commission, No. 33 Hemtabad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (SC) covers Hemtabad community development block and Bhatol, Bindol, Jagadishpur, Mahipur, Sherpur, Rampur and Sitgram gram panchayats of Raiganj community development block.
Members of Legislative Assembly
|Constituency||Name of M.L.A.||Party Affiliation|
|2011||Hemtabad||Khagendra Nath Sinha||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
|2016||Hemtabad||Debendra Nath Roy||Communist Party of India (Marxist)|
In the 2011 election, Khagendra Nath Sinha of CPI(M) defeated Sekhar Chandra Roy of Trinamool Congress.
|CPI (M)||Khagendra Nath Sinha||71,557||45.51|
|AITC||Sekhar Chandra Roy||35,849||22.80|
|Independent||Chitta Ranjan Ray||30,923||19.67|
|BJP||Bhanu Ram Barman||8,708||5.54|
|BSP||Pabitra Kumar Biswas||2,118|
|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)
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- "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". Hemtabad. Empowering India. Retrieved 20 April 2011.
- "Deepa for rebel & Cong". The Telegraph, 17 April 2011. Retrieved 20 April 2011.