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Cooch Behar Dakshin (West Bengal) Assembly Elections Results


About Cooch Behar Dakshin Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency

Cooch Behar Dakshin is a legislative assembly segment of West Bengal. It lies in the Cooch Behar district and is a part of the Cooch Behar (SC) Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency of the state. The Cooch Behar Dakshin constituency is represented in the state legislative assembly of West Bengal by Akshay Thakur of AIFB. He got 72,028 votes in the 2011 assembly elections and won the seat. AITC's Abdul Jalil Ahmed settled for 69,165 votes. A total of 2,01,229 people of the Cooch Behar Dakshin assembly constituency possess the right to vote, out of whom 1,04,636 are men and 96,592 are women. The Cooch Behar Dakshin assembly segment of West Bengal covers Coochbehar(M); and Sutkabari, Chandamari, Putimari Fuleswari, Chilkirhat, Patchhara, Falimari, Moyamari, Ghughumari and Haribhanga gram panchayats of Cooch Behar-I community development block as per the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India - 2008.

Sitting and previous MLAs from Cooch Behar Dakshin Assembly Constituency

Below is the list of winners and runners-up in the Cooch Behar Dakshin assembly elections conducted so far.

YearAC No.AC nameType of ACWinnerGenderPartyVoteRunner-upGenderPartyVote
20114Cooch Behar DakshinGENAkshay ThakurMAIFB72028Abdul Jalil AhmedMAITC69165
19727Cooch Behar SouthGENSantosh Kumar RoyMINC29600Sibendra N ChowdhuryMCPM17196
19717Cooch Behar SouthGENSantosh Kumar RoyMINC21582Gopal Chandra SahaMCPM14988
19697Cooch Behar SouthGENSantosh Kumar RoyMINC26029Dipak Kumar Sen GuptaMFBL21723
19677Cooch Behar SouthGENS.K.RoyMINC19479D.C.NeogiMFBL14772
19625Cooch Behar South(SC)Sunil BasuniaMFB16101Satish Ch. Roy SinghaMINC9549


Last Updated on June 01, 2020

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